Posted On: 04/17/21 12:00 AM

The Chi-Town Tip Off began on Friday night.  This huge event has teams from all over the Midwest, but a lot of the local teams took center stage on the first evening.  Here is what we saw in Chi-Town Tip Off: Scotty B’s Friday Notebook!


Unsigned Seniors Dominate Early Action

The first round of games at the 7:00 PM time slot was dominated by unsigned seniors.  AJ Wells of A3 Athletics was outstanding.  The Homewood Flossmoor 6’5” broad shouldered four man left his will on the game from the opening tip.  He put up 17 points scoring in a variety of ways on thunderous dunks, rim running, and even hit a couple threes.  Dominant area rebounder and physical defender.  Would be wise for a JUCO or small college to pick him up late in the process.  Bstrong Monsters Inc 17U featured a pair of intriguing small college gems.  Phillip Berryhill of Curie is a very projectable and rangy wing that excels in transition and using his length on the defensive end.  He had 13 points.  Eddie Harris from Longwood was a new name on the unsigned senior board.  He went for 16 points regularly getting to the rim on

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