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Posted On: 08/28/20 5:50 PM

It seems like class of 2021 players across the country are pulling the trigger on commitments early than they would in a normal year. As we all know this certainly isn’t a normal year as the COVID-19 pandemic has limited the number of events and participants across the country.

In the Southern California recruiting landscape, many of the top 2021 prospects have pledged to Division I programs as the CIF Southern Section has decided to delay its season until March 12th at the earliest. With the altered season, rising seniors have even less time to be evaluated live by college coaches and we wanted to highlight some of the sleeper prospects within the region who should be on the radar of college coaches.

Sheldon GrantSheldonGrant6'2" | PGAquinas | 2021State, Aquinas - Grant is a super smooth point guard who has really nice size and length for the position. The 6-foot-2 senior has a wiry and long frame to go along with his steady handle and great decision-making in the open floor. One of the best parts of Grant’s game is his ability to manage scoring and distributing very well.

Alex CrawfordAlexCrawford6'6" | SFEastlake | 2021State, Eastlake - Crawford is one of the better vertical

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