Posted On: 07/8/21 3:31 PM

Thursday marked the opening day of the riveting LIVE period.  More than any other LIVE period in recent memory, this was built up to be something epic.  Co-Vid 19 forced college coaches to miss the entire 2020 spring and summer recruiting cycle as far as watching young talents in the gymnasiums.  This officially marks an end to that struggle and the return of college coaches to the gyms obviously elevates the tension and ambition nationwide.  These players managed to rise above and make their mark in the first day out, Thursday July 8th.

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Andrew Knittel Andrew Knittel 6'3" | SG Volunteer Highschool | 2023 TN (East TN Kings 16u)

Andrew led the Kings in scoring Thursday morning in a narrow in over NGNG, 67-63.  Knittel scored 18 points, including 5-6 free throws in the second half.  He made a single three-pointer along the way.  Knittel is a frenetic player, constantly on the move.

Joltin Harrison Joltin Harrison 6'2" | SG Volunteer | 2023 TN (East TN Kings 16u)

Joltin managed 15 points in the same victory.  Harrison scored 11 before the break.  His ability to shoot is notable, but he needed to and needs to figure a way to get to

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