Posted On: 01/29/21 11:16 PM

Travel with PrepHoopsTN from border to border.  The talent is unusually high statewide, but the skill is climbing at just the right time.  With the payoffs nearing these are several teams to keep an eye upon.

District 2

Chuckey-Doak elevated their position tremendously with 2 wins in 2 days by a combined 4 points and yet the Greeneville Green Devils are still clearly the class of 2AA. Jakobi Gillespie Jakobi Gillespie 6'0" | PG Greeneville | 2022 State TN maintains contact with Lipscomb’s coaching staff.  He is a future college player for certain.  Entering the final full week of January, GHS (7-0) is two full games ahead of the second-place Grainger Grizzlies (5-2). In fact, Greeneville ended Grainger’s proud 7-game winning streak just last week.  

Leaders for Grainger are shooter Jaxon Williams and seniors Brody Grubb Brody Grubb 6'2" | SF Grainger | 2021 State TN and Logan Foster.  The senior Foster is averaging 5.6 points per game and fifth on the team with 3.5 rpg.

Jaxon Williams is absolutely the best college basketball prospect.  We featured him back in early December after Alcoa and Grainger battled.

Jaxon leads the team in points per game with 12.8 a night.  His 5.3 rebounds per trails only Emmanuel Atkins (5.5 rpg) and Williams is second

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