Posted On: 09/10/21 7:04 PM

The summer season offers a ton of opportunities for potential prospects. The NCAA provided 6 Live Period Days in June (June 18th – 20th June 25th-27th) and 9 Days in July (July 8th – 11th, July 21st -26th). Some players used this period to justify their rankings, others as a way to catch the eyes of coaches and scouts. In this article, we take a look at some local players who used the summer to raise their stock. 

Isaiah Carr Isaiah Carr 6'11" | C Las Cruces | 2022 State NM 6’11 C Las Cruces 2022 (#1PHNM 2022) - Carr is one of the top shot blockers in America. The 6’11 post showed off his fluidity and rim running ability in front of scouts all summer, eventually committing to GCU. He’s a ready-made college defender, that should be able to provide immediate rim protection. 

William Benjamin Jr. 6’1 CG Las Cruces 2022 (#4PHNM 2022) - Benjamin is a lighting quick, athletic, combo guard. His ability to defend and turn defense into offense is valuable, and his overall scoring and athletic ability translate well to the next level. 

Donovan Black Donovan Black 6'6" | PF Onate | 2023 State NM 6’6 SF Onate 2023 (#1PHNM 2023) - Black stood out for more than two reasons, his defensive versatility and

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