Posted On: 09/4/21 11:31 PM

In recent years the Florida pan handle has been home to many talented college basketball players. While we have scouts based in Orlando (Myself), Tampa (Jake Perper), Jacksonville (Mark Holland) and Miami (Mike Costeines) the pan handle at times has lacked publicity. Over the past two weeks I have done some digging, watched some film, and found talented young men who show the potential to make it to the next level. These are some of the prospects in the class of 2022 who have caught my eye:

SF Jaylen Martin Jaylen Martin 6'6" | SG Florida State University School (FL) | 2022 State #191 Nation FL 6-7 Florida High

Playing for former Florida State and New York Knicks standout Charlie Ward, Martin has been dubbed the next big thing coming out of Tallahassee for a while now. The wing has the size and athleticism to switch onto any player on the court defensively, a valuable attribute at the next level. When he gets his feet set he is automatic from behind the 3-point line, likes to post up smaller defenders and can beat slower footed big men off the bounce. One performance I will never forget came last year when he dropped 40 in an AAU game against a team loaded with scholarship level

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