Posted On: 05/25/21 3:23 PM

Players from the Boot have been performing well on the Prep Hoops Circuit. Preps like Jakobe Dykes (Showtime Elite ’23) and Donald Butler Donald Butler 6'5" | SF Walker | 2022 State LA (Showtime Elite ’22) have made an impression on scouts and other fans with their above the rim play. The common theme is how well Louisiana players have played on the Prep Hoops Circuit. This tournament saw six teams teams from Louisiana perform at a high level. The Louisiana standouts from the Space City Collision were the best of the best from the weekend of hoops.

Troy Cole Troy Cole 6'5" | SG Donaldsonville High | 2022 State LA (6’5″ | Showtime Elite ’22 | 2022)

The Prep Hoops Circuit has given Cole a lot of floor time to display his skill set and none of that was more evident than in Houston.   Cole showed that he is a two way player who is really blossoming on the offensive end.  During the Collision, Cole stepped out and hit long range jumpers consistently.  He rebounded the ball a couple of times and went coast-to-coast for layups.  Cole was very hard to stop from going left and got to the rim repeatedly.  He was Julius Randle-esque in that way.  Defense is where Cole separates

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