Posted On: 05/25/19 3:42 PM
Opening night at Nike EYBL Dallas on Friday was full of special performances.
A triple-double and a 43-point performance highlighted the action at Drive Nation. Here is a look at Friday’s best:
Paolo Banchero (Seattle Rotary)
Banchero, a 6-foot-9 2021 out of Seattle (Wash.) O’Dea, went off for 21 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists in a 92-75 victory over Howard Pulley, of Minnesota. Banchero (pictured main photo) shot 9 of 16 from the field as Rotary is off to a 6-3 start in EYBL play. Coach Daryll Hennings said the young Banchero’s recruitment is taking off. He mentioned Vanderbilt as the last program to jump into the mix.
Jonathan Kuminga (N.Y. Renaissance)
Kuminga, a 2021 fr