Pangos: Illinois 2021 Evals Pt 1

Over the weekend PrepHoopsIllinois took in the Pangos All-Midwest Frosh/Soph Camp.  The event featured many of the top prospects from Illinois and surrounding states.  Here we breakdown the players in attendance!  This is Illinois 2021 Evaluations Part 1!   PG Kimahri Wilson (Carmel) Wilson is among the top lead guards in the 2021 class in[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


What We Learned: Spartz Fall Showcase

This past Friday we kicked off a great weekend of hoops at the Christopher Spartz Basketball Fall Showcase.  The event was run by one of the top trainers in the state and gave prospects an opportunity to show what they could do against quality competition.  Here is our What We Learned: Spartz Fall Showcase!  […]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


The Top 250 Expo Prep Hoops All-Americans

The Best of the Best, regardless of class.  Today Prep Hoops honors the best players across the nation with our All American Team finishing off Top 250 Expo coverage.    Prep Hoops Expo First Team All Americans Jonathan Kuminga of Georgia (2021). 5-star 6-ft-7 wing of Huntington Prep with offers from Marquette, Arizona State, UCF,[…]

Pangos: Sunday Standouts

Sunday closed out the latest edition of the Pangos All-Midwest Frosh/Soph Camp.  There was another full round of games followed by the Top 60 and Top 30 Games.  Here we look at the prospects that stood out on Sunday in La Grange!   PF Grant Newell (Whitney Young – 2021) Newell continued to show well. […]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Patrick Baldwin Jr Video

Over the weekend we saw one of the best young prospects in the country in Sussex Hamilton (WI) 2021 small forward Patrick Baldwin Jr.  Elite offensive skill set at 6’9″ with a feathery jumper.  Can score with ease from all three levels.  Reminds us a lot of a young Jayson Tatum. We caught up with[…]

Pangos: Saturday Standouts

PrepHoopsIllinois was at the Pangos All-Midwest Frosh/Soph Camp on Saturday.  This is annually one of the top fall events and has traditionally been a chance for us to see some of the best young talent in the Midwest in the freshman and sophomore classes.  Who shined on Saturday?  Check out our standouts here!   SF[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Spartz Fall Showcase: Evaluations

Friday was a great night of hoops in Western Springs!  PrepHoopsIllinois was in the house at the Christopher Spartz Basketball Fall Showcase where he evaluated a nice group of prospects from all classes.  There were a lot of quality players in the building.  Here are 25+ player evaluations from the event!   PG Ray J[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


The Top 250 Expo Sophomore All American Team

Every year the talent level at the Expo events around the county gets bigger, but the 2021 group this year was special.  Today our Top 250 Expo All Sophomore Team is named.  Top 250 Expo Sophomore All American First Team Jonathan Kuminga of Georgia. Kuminga was the most talented player to attend an EXPO event[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


The 2021 Prep Hoops Top 250 Expo Rankings

For you colleges looking to get a head start on recruiting 2021 talent, here is some of the nation’s best!  A pair of 5-star 2021 talents highlight our Top 250 Expo top 250 prospect rankings.  Talent from every state that had an Expo is represented as we list the top 250 sophomores from around the[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Recruiting Tips: Academics

In this series “Recruiting Tips” we will dive into a different issue in each story that deals with recruiting and can help guide the prospect through the world of recruiting.  Here we look at how important doing your work in the classroom is to the recruiting process. If you don’t do your homework you can’t[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Intro: Connor McCance (2020)

Oswego 2020 center Connor McCance is a big man with potential at 6’8”.  We liked what he brought to the table during July for Breakaway 16U and at their fall workout he continued that development.  His jumper from mid-range has gotten much better mechanically and he saw that translate into more makes.  Like his size[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Recruiting Tips: Off Court Character

In this series “Recruiting Tips” we will dive into a different issue in each story that deals with recruiting and can help guide the prospect through the world of recruiting.  One of the biggest aspects of the evaluation process for coaches is off the court character.  We dive into a few key parts of that.[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


The Top 250 Expo Junior All American Team

The 2020 Top 250 Expo attendees around the country included some of the nation’s best players. So of the nation’s best, who played at the highest level?  The Top 250 Expo Junior All American Team gives you the nation’s best.   Top 250 Expo Junior All American First Team Naseem Khaalid of South Carolina. Basketball[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


The Top 250 Expo Junior Rankings

The Prep Hoops evaluators from around the nation filled our sites with words on the thousands of participants.  Who are the Top 250 2020 prospects from the Expos that colleges should look into?  Here they are.    https://www.prephoops.com/top-250-expo-player-rankings-2020/

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


The Top 250 Expo Senior Rankings

Thousands of players participated in the several Top 250 Expo events held around the nation in the early fall.  Who are the players colleges should be calling?  Here is our rankings of the top 250 seniors that attended the Expo events.    https://www.prephoops.com/top-250-expo-player-rankings-2019/

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Recruiting Report: Aaron Tims (2020)

Hinsdale South 2020 Aaron Tims is an intriguing combo forward that we didn’t see much of during the travel team circuit, but have always liked his upside.  Saw him again this fall at the PrepHoops Top 250 camp where he impressed.  Long and angular lefty with a lot of bounce.  Fluid running the floor.  Excels[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Recruiting Tips: Social Media

In this series “Recruiting Tips” we will dive into a different issue in each story that deals with recruiting and can help guide the prospect through the world of recruiting.  In the latest edition of the series we dive into the world of social media and how to use it to help you and how[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


The Top 250 Expo Senior All American Team

The Senior All Americans from the Top 250 Expo honors the top 2019 talents from around the nation that competed at the Prep Hoops Top 250 Expo   Top 250 Expo Senior All American First Team Hunter Dean of Louisiana.   The Louisiana Expo MVP got the show off to a great start with an open[…]

The Race for Mr. Basketball: Super Sleepers

In this series we take a look at the potential candidates for Mr. Basketball in the state of Illinois for this upcoming season.  Here we profile some of the Super Sleepers for the award.  Remember two years ago Mark Smith from Edwardsville was a dark horse and by mid-season he was the favorite!  Could one[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Recruiting Report: Darius Buford (2020)

Class of 2020 combo guard Darius Buford will be a name that emerges this season as a key perimeter threat for Bolingbrook.  He already has a D1 offer in hand after recently picking up one from Drake.  This combo guard has long arms which makes up for his lack of ideal height.  Plus athlete that[…]

This content requires an All Access Pass subscription. To continue, please purchase a subscription or log in.

Member Benefits

Year-Round Hoops Coverage

In-Depth Prospect Rankings