Posted On: 11/27/18 12:00 PM

Basketball season finally tips off tonight in Kentucky. Here are the Prep Hoops Staff picks for Mr.Basketball finalists for each region. SQ is Prep Hoops Contributor Steve Quattrocchi. AM is Prep Hoops Contributor Alex Morgan. Here are the official 2018-19 Mr. Basketball Finalist predictions:

First Region:

  • SQ: Connor Guthrie, Mayfield
  • AM: Connor Guthrie, Mayfield

Second Region:

  • SQ: KyKy Tandy, UHA
  • AM: KyKy Tandy, UHA

Third Region:

  • SQ: Kobe Poole, Breckinridge County
  • AM: Kobe Poole, Breckinridge County

Fourth Region:

  • SQ: Jackson Harlan, Clinton County
  • AM: Jackson Harlan, Clinton County

Fifth Region:

  • SQ: Jacob Hobbs, Central Hardin
  • AM: Trevon Smith, Taylor County

Sixth Region:

  • SQ: Reese Tolley, Butler
  • AM: Cam Wilson, Valley

Seventh Region:

  • SQ: David Johnson, Trinity
  • AM: David Johnson, Trinity

Eighth Region:

  • SQ: Dieonte Miles, Walton-Verona
  • AM: Dieonte Miles, Walton-Verona

Ninth Region:

  • SQ: Tahj Harding, Newport
  • AM: Nick Thelen, Covington Catholic

Tenth Region:

  • SQ: Dontaie Allen, Pendleton County
  • AM: Dontaie Allen, Pendleton County

Eleventh Region:

  • SQ: Three way tie between Michael Moreno (Scott County), Kyle Rode (Lexington Christian) and Isaiah Cozart (Madison Central)
  • AM: Michael Moreno (Scott County)

Twelfth Region:

  • SQ: Carter Baughman (Mercer County)
  • AM: Dalton Bruner (West Jessamine)

Thirteenth Region:

  • SQ: JJ Ramey (South Laurel)
  • AM: JJ Ramey (South Laurel)

Fourteenth Region:

  • SQ: Noah Back (Perry County Central)
  • AM: Noah Back (Perry County Central)

Fifteenth Region:

  • SQ: Connor Roberts (Pikeville)
  • AM: Jacob Rice (Johnson Central)

Sixteenth Region:

  • SQ: Korbin Spencer (Elliott County)
  • AM: Korbin Spencer (Elliott County)

Mr. Basketball:

  • SQ: Dontaie Allen (Pendleton County)
  • AM: Dontaie Allen (Pendleton County)