Posted On: 10/12/20 12:00 PM

The Garden State is filled with talented big men in the 2020 and 2021 classes. Gatorade Player of the Year Cliff OmoruyiCliffOmoruyi6'11" | CRoselle Catholic | 2020#56NationNJ and’s Player of the Year Lance WareLanceWare6'9" | PFCamden | 2020#42NationNJ were both interior players in the 2020 class. Patrick School’s Samson JohnsonSamsonJohnson6'9" | PFPatrick School | 2021StateNJ is the top big guy in the 2021 class and is committed to UConn. Akoldah GakAkoldahGak6'11" | CBlair Academy | 2021StateNJ is headed to Australia to play for the Illawara Hawks in the NBL, creating a hole to fill as the top available post player. Here are the top available big men in the 2021 class.

Rafael CastroRafaelCastro6'9" | PFDover | 2021StateNJ, 6’9 PF Dover

Castro is the top available big man in the 2021 class after a strong junior campaign. The 6’9 forward led the state in rebounding and is the top available shot-blocker in the class. Castro is a big-time athlete who loves to finish above the rim and also has a nice touch around the basket. He can put the ball on the floor and is working on his range. Castro is down to Miami, Dayton and Providence, so he may not be available for much longer.

Chris JiaoChrisJiao6'11" | CPatrick School | 2021StateNJ, 6’11 C Patrick School

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