Posted On: 11/21/15 12:00 PM

Riverside Brookfield 2017 point guard Jalen Clanton had a breakout July with the Illinois Wolves on the circuit.  The athletic and strong 6’0” guard elevated his play running the team and getting others involved.  Gets in the lane with ease using his quickness to blow by defenders where he is good at finding teammates.  Solid shooter pulling up especially in the mid-range.  Shows potential defensively with quickness and active hands.

The junior spoke about RB’s preparation for this upcoming season.

“It is going good.  Open gym and fall leagues were very competitive.  We are trying to get chemistry going and coming together as a team.”

What does he see as his role on the team?

“I think scoring.  I have a big role to score the ball.  Coach is giving me the green light to put the ball up and score.  I think that is my biggest role and play defense and rebound.”

He talked about where his game has improved after a strong summer.

“My confidence has gotten better.  Just basically better decision making.  I make better decisions and see the court better.  My IQ

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