Posted On: 04/12/21 10:12 AM

There were 33 16U teams in Lincoln, and they provided entertaining, high-level basketball all weekend long. I was thoroughly impressed with the competitiveness on display. It was difficult to narrow the list down, so I chose fifteen players to make up three teams. Let’s dive in:

1st Team

Evan Barber Evan Barber 6'1" | PG Westmoore | 2023 State OK - Team Rogue 2023

Barber was the best 16U point guard in Lincoln this weekend. Proficient in the pick and roll, and a deadeye shooter. He is a physical player who seeks contact on offense, and bodies up on defense. It was clear Barber loved to compete on every possession.

Ciaran Pedulla - Team Buddy Buckets 2023

Pedulla is a 2024 prospect who played up on 16U this weekend, and for good reason. He is an excellent passer in the open floor, who is willing to attempt the most difficult passes that a lot of players don’t even see. A good shooter from multiple levels, too, which helped Team Buddy Buckets stretch the defense past its limits.

Camden Bennett - 810 Varsity Hoops 2023 Burch

It was so much fun to watch Bennett go to work this weekend. He uses shiftiness and his power to drive

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