Posted On: 09/9/19 12:38 PM

In the three years we've held the Prep Hoops Top 250 Expo at Pickerington North, never has there been a more balanced field of participants. Ranging from D-I prospects to possible D-III guys, the Expo was ultimately a day of passionate young hoopers looking to prove themselves.

Even among the New Discoveries — players I watched for the first time live — there was a mix of potential scholarship prospects and D-III gems.

Tasos Cook (2021) | 6-1 G | Westerville Central

Not able to say for certain after just one viewing, but Cook has potential to become a scholarship guard. Remarkably skilled ball-handler who creates separation and can shoot off motion. Cook was effective around the rim in transition and equally impressive in the mid-range when the game slowed down. He was the one controlling pace, too, by the way. Active defender who boards. Quick and athletic off the floor. 

Travis Easterly (2020) | 6-2 G | Chaney

Easterly used his strength and ball-handling ability to score on the attack. Down-hill slasher who can play both guard spots. Easterly wowed the crowd a few times

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