Posted On: 08/31/20 5:43 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.

Kai JohnsonKaiJohnson6'1" | SGHighland | 2022State, Oxnard - The wiry 6-foot-3 combo guard is an explosive athlete who has an aggressive attacking mentality and uses his speed to blow by defenders and put pressure on the rim. Johnson does a nice job of getting paint touches in both transition and half-court settings and can knock down jumpers on the move with regularity.

Jake BlazonaJakeBlazona5'11" | PGSanta Margarita | 2021State, Santa Margarita - If you’re a college program looking for a reliable ball

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