Posted On: 08/13/19 3:17 PM

Way to Early: Mr. Basketball Candidates

Prep Hoops Indiana Top 5 Pre-Season Mr. Basketball Candidates

It’s not to often that two of the top candidates for Mr. Basketball in the state of Indiana are on the same high school team. Lawrence Central is going to be a major problem for opponents this year with Nijel Pack at the point and D’Andre Davis on the wing. There is little left to prove for this duo after their successful summer on the EYBL circuit.

A recent transfer with Jaden Ivey to La Lumiere changed the list a little by adding in Kiyron Powell. Ivey boosted his stock here recently and was an invite to the USA Basketball Academy at the end of the summer. Purdue is getting a strong scorer with him.

Another note is that all of the candidates have already committed to college programs. Recently, there has been a trend of a few of the top players in the state holding their recruitment till the Spring but that won’t be the case this year. Two of the candidates listed here are staying in-state to play at Indiana University for Head Coach Archie Miller. Miller has been

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