Posted On: 06/23/21 5:38 PM

The Post-Spring update of the 2023 Texas Rankings dropped earlier this month and a few Central Texas area prospects moving up the rankings after an impressive start to their AAU/Grassroots seasons. Here are four players from the Austin/San Antonio area who climbed up the rankings and garnered a ton of buzz with their play this spring and summer.

2023 Texas Rankings


Zayden High Zayden High 6'8" | PF Smithson Valley | 2023 State TX | PF | Smithson Valley

New Ranking: 26

Previous Ranking: 36

  • High has been making waves this spring/summer season earning offers from UTSA and UT-RGV, while also gaining interest from other D1 programs around the country. The 6'8" stretch forward from Smithson Valley continues to climb up our rankings and has a ton of upside as a scorer both around the basket and from three-point range. 


Nazar Mahmoud Nazar Mahmoud 6'5" | SG Leander Rouse | 2023 State TX | SG | Leander Rouse

New Ranking: 40

Previous Ranking: 46

  • Mahmoud moved up six spots in the rankings update and now sits as a top 40 player in Texas after his hot start to the AAU season. The three-level scoring

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