Posted On: 09/17/20 12:56 PM

Yesterday we released our updated 2021 player rankings here at Prep Hoops Maryland. There was significant movement throughout the rankings, so we decided to get together for a roundtable and knock out some common questions that come with this process. We all discuss the rankings process and while many times we see eye-to-eye, there are some prospects we have different views on. That’s the beauty of differing opinions.

1. We have a new No. 1! Was it difficult coming to this conclusion?

Giacubeno: After Benny Williams announced that he would be transferring to IMG Academy for his senior season, our no. 1 spot in the 2021 rankings was up for grabs. Although Jakai RobinsonJakaiRobinson6'4" | SFRock Creek Christian | 2021State#60NationMD is one of the most intriguing prospects in the area and should be committing to a power five conference team at some point, the rise of Jordan HawkinsJordanHawkins6'5" | SFDeMatha | 2021State#44NationMD was undeniable. At 6-foot-5 and one of the deadliest shot-makers you’ll find, his potential and upside to grow as a player not only during his senior year at DeMatha, but also once he steps foot on campus at UConn made it a pretty easy decision to boost him as the top player in

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