Posted On: 04/18/21 7:59 AM

Spring ball is upon us. The next several weeks will give returners a chance to jump start their summer with some competitive tournaments at the close of the school year.

The ‘bigs’ category at small schools tends to encompass guys with guard skills just because of their height. Tyler Little Tyler Little 6'5" | PF Galena | 2023 State KS , for instance, is an elite 6-foot-5 athlete who does it all for Galena. Or it might be a smaller guy who thrives on the hard work in the lane.

Aside from Little, here are a few ‘bigs’ worth watching this spring:

Landon Boss Landon Boss 6'1" | SF State KS , Osage City:

Boss plays much bigger than his 6-foot-1 frame. He knows how to work in the lane and gets a lot of tough guy-type of hoops. He’s a multi-sport athlete who had a lot of big games for the Redskins. It will be interesting to see how his game translates to club action.

Brett Hamilton, Columbus:

The 6-foot-3 Hamilton had a nice sophomore year, with 12.2 points and 3.9 boards. Like so many kids in southeast Kansas, he’s making his mark on the football field and the baseball diamond. He’s an athlete who might just be too busy a lot of summer

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