Posted On: 03/27/21 9:50 PM

The Prep Hoops Circuit got underway this weekend with the Hustle SZN Kickoff in Irvine and featured plenty of good talent from Northern and Southern California, and Nevada. The event will last two days, but there were some players who already turned some heads right away. Here's a quick look at some of the top talent from the Class of 2024 that stood out on Day 1. 

1. Dedan Thomas Jr. - Liberty (NV) 

Thomas was playing up with the 2022s on West Coast Select, and he showed why he's considered one of the top point guard prospects in his class. He can break down the defense off the dribble and get to the rim. He's able to draw contact and he can get to the free-throw line. He's a good ball-handler against pressure. Pushes the pace well and gets out in transition. He keeps his head up and delivers on-point passes to teammates running the break. Can find shooters too off dribble penetration.

2. Xiare Delong - Mojave (CA)

Delong is a little bit methodical in his movement, but he's effective and he gets the job done. He's a very strong player who uses his body well. He keeps

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