A few weeks ago I had the privilege of scouting the National High School Tournament in New York City, the atmosphere was amazing and each day the gym was full of talented fans, media and players. Listed below are our very own awards for their tournament as well as some younger players that have the […]


Portsmouth, VA was once again for the 63rd year the home for the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, an annual tournament featuring the top collegiate seniors across the nation. NBA scouts, front office personnel, overseas clubs, and agents show up in huge numbers to evaluate the talent on hand. Below are my All-Tournament teams and my MVP […]


John Oliver continues to speak Truth to Power, and this time he’s got the NCAA and its’ massive marketing and branding of their flagship product while simultaneously not paying many of the employees that make the ratings and games possible.


Once again, the NCAA men’s basketball champion will come from the ACC as the Duke Blue Devils defeated the Wisconsin Badgers 68-63 on Monday night. Tyus Jones was outstanding, and it should not be lost on basketball fans that Frank Kaminsky’s double-double in a losing effort was also spectacular. The senior Kaminsky shut down the […]


  TAMPA, Fla. (USBWA) – University of Connecticut 6-4 junior forward Breanna Stewart joined five former women’s greats as a two-time winners of the Ann Meyers Drysdale Award as national player of the year named by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association. Debbie Corum, senior associate director of athletics for the Huskies, accepted the award for […]


  NCAA President Mark Emmert joined Katz Korner on ESPNU, hosted by Andy Katz, to discuss Indiana’s “Religious Freedom Restoration” law.   Excerpts of the interview are provided below.   NCAA President Mark Emmert on Katz Korner:   On his interpretation of the law: “I was deeply concerned about it, as were our members. The […]


McDonald’s All American Game, DICK’S Sporting Goods High School Nationals, Nike Hoop Summit and Jordan Brand Classic All Feature ESPN 100 Players; Players in the espnW Hoop Girlz 100 Also Televised in McDonalds Game and DICK’S Nationals   ESPN will showcase the next generation of college basketball players in premier events between Monday, March 31, […]


The 2015 NC Top 80 was held in Greensboro, NC for the second straight year and featured many of the top prospects in North Carolina. Organized by Phenom Hoops, there are always solid performances and breakout players. We’ll have more coming from the event from our other scouts, and I was focused on our broadcasts […]


The second annual NC Top 80 will beheld in Greensboro, NC on March 28, 2015 at Proehlific Park. This event brings in many of the top players in the state and there will be several highly sought after recruits in action, including Dennis Smith, Jr., Edrice “BAM” Adebayo and Jalen Harris.Here is everything you need […]