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Posted On: 01/14/21 3:36 PM

In the basketball world, rankings are always very fluid and up for debate. Prospects are going to progress or regress over a certain amount of time. I try to emphasize to players that this is just a number next to your name. Use it as motivation, but don’t get caught up into it too much. 

A college recruiter watching you at a showcase is not going to care about your ranking. If they like you, they like you. A program will offer you a scholarship whether you are ranked #1 or #300 if they believe you can contribute as a student-athlete. It only takes one school to take a chance on you.

With that being said, I would like to highlight a group of prospects in the junior class playing above where they currently stand. My opinion comes from games I have witnessed and information I have obtained as we reach the mid-point of the season. This is a follow-up to my article on the 2021 class. 

Kolby KingKolbyKing6'0" | PGPembroke Pines | 2022StateFL - Pembroke Pines Charter (PH 76)

I was an advocate for King after I saw him play for Blanche Ely last season. Now with the Jaguars, the 6-foot-2 guard is averaging 12 points per game via available statistics. In addition,

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