The 2015 Southeast Summer Showcase was once again loaded with high level Division I and Division II talent, including Kris Monroe (SF, 6’6″, 2018), JP Moorman (F, 6’6″, 2017) and Andrew Zauzama (PF, 6’7″, 2017). Here’s a rebroadcast of the championship game. Rosters: Home (White Jerseys) 17 Marquise Green 116 Andrew Tauzama Away (Blue Jerseys) […]
Brandon Mayhan 6 2 Morehead High School Team Phoenix Ritch Deshawn Patterson 5 10 undecided River City Reign NC Brandon Childress 6 0 Wesleyan Christian Academy Karolina Diamonds Joe Stone 6 1 Riverview High Devonte Barker 6 4 Faith Assembly Christian Academy NC Elite Devon Dotson 6 1 Providence Day Deshaun Leftwich 6 3 Trinity […]
Jalen Spicer C/O 2017 Team CP3, Point Guard- Jalen is one or the more underrated guards in the state for the class of 2017, although he is not the tallest player on the floor by any means, he clearly knows how to play the game at a very high level and how the Point Guard […]
If you are looking for a basketball scholarship, please take a moment to read this. First, let me back up and start at the beginning. Or, at least, a beginning. A bit over five years ago, my good friend James Blackburn and I were sitting in a frigid gym, frustrated and fed up. After several […]
To say that North Carolina is a hotbed of grassroots basketball is an understatement, and one of the most pivotal and influential people involved in the AAU and high school scene is Rick Lewis, a nationally know basketball scout whose company, Phenom Hoop Report, organizes and runs dozens of events throughout the year. Rick and […]
I don’t know many parents who aren’t worried about their children’s futures. No matter how talented our children may be, no matter how much we know they have going for them, it’s impossible not to worry that they won’t get the best shot at reaching happiness and success. Parents of student athletes are no different […]
Steve Kerr, former NBA championship player, NBA coach and broadcast announcer, has some very insightful and meaningful advice for sports parents.
Names, placed have been changed to protect anyone who thinks this might hit too close to home…but these examples are based on true events of different players from the past few years. These are, obviously, not the real names of these players. It’s 5:30 am on a Wednesday in North Carolina, and the early morning […]
Jalen Harris, Team Wall (NC), 6’2, 2016, Point Guard- Jalen is the type of point guard that adjust his game to whatever his team needs him to be on that night and that was clearly evident throughout this tournament. Although he much rather get teammates involved first, he has no probably scoring the ball when […]
Title game from the 15U bracket at the 2015 Grassroots Tip Off Classic AAU basketball tournament, held in North Carolina during the April NCAA live recruiting period. This game features Team F.L.Y. (For Love of Youth) 15U versus Mid State Magic 15U.