Posted On: 03/1/21 11:00 AM

Spring is right around the corner. With spring comes the transition into grassroots basketball. As we prepare for that transition, here are five 2021 names who could become hot prospects as the picture of this unique recruiting landscape continues to morph. 

Barry Evans Barry Evans 6'7" | SF Poly | 2021 State MD

Barry Evans Barry Evans 6'7" | SF Poly | 2021 State MD is undoubtedly one of the better long-term prospects still available in this region. While he is still considering a prep into 2022, if someone takes a chance on him in 2021 he would probably be happy to redshirt and get his body right before making the transition into college. He’s a rangy and multifaceted lefty who does all the things you can ask of a wing. Evans is a crafty scorer. He can rebound in or out of his area. He plays with a high motor and is a thoughtful decision-maker with the ball. He has considerable defensive potential because of his length and versatility. 

IJ Ezuma IJ Ezuma 6'8" | PF Hargrave | 2021 State VA

Hargrave’s man in the middle, IJ Ezuma IJ Ezuma 6'8" | PF Hargrave | 2021 State VA , remains criminally under-recruited. With just four scholarship offers that are known to the public, it remains a mystery why more schools aren’t getting involved. His trademark skill is his motor. Ezuma prides himself

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