At first glance, the 2015 class isn't all that unusual. Duke is atop the class rankings and Kentucky is right behind. But that's when it starts to take a different turn. Of the top 15 players in the ESPN 100, only five committed to what would be considered "blue blood" programs (six if you count Diamond Stone and Maryland).
about 3117 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
MIDDLE VILLAGE, N.Y. -- After four of the country's biggest basketball powers won on Thursday at Dick's Nationals High School Championship, it was no surprise to see a hard-fought pair of games on Friday.
about 3162 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
Now that the rosters are set for the 38th annual McDonald's All American Game -- featuring the top 24 senior high school basketball players in the country -- let's take a closer look at the East team and a few of the many strengths its players will bring when they take on the West team April 1 at United Center in Chicago (9 p.
about 3227 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
The player rankings in all three high school classes (ESPN 100, 60 and 25) have been updated. We base our rankings on the four Ps: Performance, production potential and projection, among many other factors.
about 3234 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
With the early signing period in the rear-view mirror and the high school season in full swing, it's time to look ahead to who's coming into the college game. Now that conference play is underway, we are going to look at some of the best prospects and classes coming into each of the power conferences next year.
about 3248 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
Florida State head coach Leonard Hamilton announced the signing of four athletes Wednesday as the early signing period came to a close. Hamilton has three ESPN 100 prospects headed to Tallahassee next season including shooting guard Malik Beasley (No.
about 3297 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
ESPN 100 SF Dwayne Bacon committed to Florida State and head coach Leonard Hamilton while on his official visit Friday. The No. 40 overall player in the Class of 2015 picked the Seminoles over offers from USC, Tennessee, Oklahoma State, SMU and South Florida among others.
about 3372 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
LAS VEGAS -- The first night of the evaluation period landed us at Bishop Gorman High School for the Las Vegas Fab 48, and there was a plethora of talent on hand. While Dwayne Bacon was converting buckets at all three levels, super sophomore DeAndre Ayton displayed glimpses of his immense talent at both ends.
about 3415 days ago | Joel Francisco | NCB On The Trail