Posted On: 08/1/18 12:43 PM
Some Top Big Men and Forwards from Southern Jam I
Javarzia Belton, 6-10 235, Moravian Prep Academy, Hoop State Elite 17U
Man child insider, who boards, rejects and intimidates. Offense is a work in progress.
Aymeric Toussaint, 6-9 205, Freedom Christian Academy, Hoop State Elite 17U
He’s a skilled mid-range shooter and he runs the court well.
Josiah Shackleford, 6-9 215, Ayden-Grifton High School, Hoop State Elite 17U
He’s a vertically gifted insider, who boards and rejects.
Peter Olatunji, 6-9 225, First Assembly Christian, Team Vision NC 17U
He’s a physical insider, who bangs for boards and he uses power to score inside.
Jonas Courtney, 6-8 235, Carolina Riptides 15U
Young man, who plays physical basketball and he has soft touch to 12 feet.
Timothy Peters, 6-7 235, Team Loaded Central Virginia 15U
He’s a banger, who uses his body well inside to score and bang for boards.
Six Forward Prospects
Ahmad Brown, 6-6 190, Ashley Ridge HS, TMP 16U
He’s a vertical athlete, who rebounds well and who is a vertical shot blocker, who gets buckets in the paint.
Zach Shumate, 6-7 220, High Point Christian, Hoop State Elite 17U
He’s a banger and an above average athlete, with solid ups and good hands. He boards well and he has touch inside and also to 16 feet.
Jamarian Glenn, 6-6 190, A.L. Brown HS, SCBA 17U
He’s a long and athletic young man, who has improved immensely since I saw him in April. He’s playing with enthusiasm and his scoring touch is much improved.
Chazz Banks, 6-6 185, Coastal Christian Academy, Hoop State Elite 17U
He’s a solid all around forward, who does all things well. He boards and he defends, plus he has good touch to 16 feet.
Kaleb Brooks, 6-6 190, High Point Christian Academy, Hoop State Elite 17U
He’s an above average athlete, with good verticality. He has good hands and he rebounds well. His outside shot is improved.
Bradley West, 6-6 215, Combine Academy, Combine Academy Select 17U
He’s a strong forward, who runs well and who has good touch from mid-range.