Posted On: 05/18/20 7:45 PM

With the grassroots season on hold, there haven’t been any games to examine. That doesn’t mean there’s nothing to talk about though. 

Who are the best players in the Grand Forks area? 

For the sake of this exercise, the Grand Forks area includes the Grand Forks schools, Grafton, Thompson, Hillsoro/Central Valley and Larimore.

1.Will Obioha, Grand Forks Red River

Obioha is arguably the best prospect in North Dakota’s 2021 class. The 6-foot-6 swingman missed a big chunk of his junior year with an injury, but averaged 13.6 points and 5.9 rebounds in 11 games. Those numbers probably look even better if he’s healthy all season. He’s really talented. He’s big, athletic, smart and impacts the game on both ends of the floor. He knocked down a good percentage of his 3-pointers on limited attempts when he came back. If that part of his game continues to develop, he’s got huge potential. 

2.Mason Gravseth, Grand Forks Central

Gravseth’s one of the best big guys in the EDC and plays bigger than his listed size because of his motor and quickness. He averaged 12 points and nine rebounds as a junior, earning

Dakotas All Access Pass

Subscribe to Prep Hoops Dakotas to get access to all premium articles and prospect rankings for as little as $2 per week!