Posted On: 09/30/20 4:30 PM

The 2022 Rankings in North Carolina have gotten a much-needed refresher. Take a look at some new faces in the 2022 class in Part I of the New Faces in the Top 100.

No. 6 Jai SmithJaiSmith6'9" | PFBull City Prep | 2022StateNC - Bull City Prep

Smith jumped onto the grassroots scene this summer with Tea Marie Hoops and turned heads with his size at 6-foot-8, versatility and athleticism. He’s got the ability to play multiple positions on the floor and is relentless around the rim on both ends. He holds offers from West Virginia, Seton Hall, Oklahoma State, Alabama, Memphis among other high major programs already. 

No. 14 Christ EssandokoChristEssandoko6'10" | CWinston-Salem Christian | 2022StateNC - Winston-Salem Christian

Essandoko is a 6-foot-10 big man that will be one to know over at Winston-Salem Christian. He’s a skilled big man that hales from France with a nice feel for the paint, given his footwork and touch around the rim. He holds offers from Rutgers, Wake Forest, Seton Hall, New Mexico, Oral Roberts, Murray State and South Florida.

No. 20 Iffy UfochukwuIffyUfochukwu6'10" | CCovenant Day | 2022StateNC - Covenant Day School

Iffy is another 6-foot-10 big man that’s new to the 2022 rankings after a busy summer with Team

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