Posted On: 10/10/21 2:35 PM

Basketball in 2021 is dominated by guards in most places. However, in North Dakota, we have many talented big men that can control the game. That is especially evident when you look at the 2023 class. This class is very deep with athletic and skilled BIGS. Let us take a closer look at the top frontcourt players in the junior class from North Dakota. 


Conner Kraft Conner Kraft 6'7" | PF Shanley | 2023 State ND |6-7 PF| Shanley/Howard Pulley

  • High D1 level recruit
  • Had a phenomenal offseason 
  • Future All-State Player

Ryan Erikson Ryan Erikson 6'9" | C Bismarck Century | 2023 State ND |6-9 C| Bismarck Century/ND Phenom

  • Best BIG in the West
  • Gifted passer
  • Premier footwork and craftiness

Carson Yale Carson Yale 6'8" | PF Des Lacs Burlington | 2023 State ND |6-8 F| Dec Lacs Burlington/ND Phenom

  • Potential through the roof
  • Athletic, moves amazingly well laterally
  • Stretch-4 intriguing college prospect

Photo: Life Images - Jon Jablonski

William Ware William Ware 6'7" | SF Bismarck Century | 2023 State ND |6-7 F| Bismarck Century/ND PHenom

  • Elite and versatile defender
  • Long and athletic
  • Huge

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