Posted On: 05/20/21 6:39 AM

We’re back with another recruiting report after a few events took place along the East Coast. Expect next week’s report to be loaded with news as Hoop Group’s Southern Jam Fest is set to take place this weekend in one of the more stacked events I’ve covered since making the switch to the high school scene. But without further ado, let’s get into this week’s happenings.


2021 National Christian guard Zion Russell Zion Russell 6'0" | CG National Christian | 2022 MD is headed to Northern Illinois. Russell is a 6-foot combo guard who has built a reputation as being a dynamic scorer. A quick twitch athlete with a first step that the majority of defenders struggle to recover from, Russell should hold his own at the Division I level when it comes to athleticism and scoring. Continuing to develop into a point guard will be key these next two or so years.

2021 John Carroll/Team BBC point guard Jalen Bryant Jalen Bryant 5'11" | PG John Carroll | 2021 State MD committed to Kutztown. Bryant is a 5-foot-11 guard who was voted First-Team All BCL this season and helped lead the Patriots to a monumental upset over St. Frances in the BCL

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