Posted On: 07/22/20 9:10 AM

Over the past decade, the Non-Public schools have ruled the roost in the Garden State. While St. Joe’s Metuchen was the last Non-Public A team to win the Tournament of Champions in 2014, they are consistently among the top five teams in New Jersey. There is a lot of talent in Non-Public A, especially in the frontcourt. Here are the top big men to watch in Non-Public A.

Akil WatsonAkilWatson6'7" | SFDon Bosco Prep | 2023State#38NationNJ, 6’7 SF/PF Don Bosco Prep 2023

Watson will play on the wing in college, but plays more in the interior at Don Bosco. The 6’7 forward has a nice handle and can make plays on the perimeter. Watson has a good release on his shot and has range that extends past the three-point line. He works hard on the glass and is a solid defender. Watson has earned four Division I offers since the end of the season and is ready for a strong 2020-21 season.

DiAri DuncanDiAriDuncan6'8" | PFBergen Catholic | 2021StateNJ, 6’8 PF Bergen Catholic 2021

The Crusaders have to replace Notre Dame commit Matt ZonaMattZona6'9" | PFBergen Catholic | 2020State#200NationNJ down low and Duncan will get the first chance to do so. The 6’8 Bronx native is a tough forward who doesn’t

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