Lincoln Prep Shoot-Out Classic: Player Notes

This past weekend the Louisiana High School Association had some great basketball being played on the beautiful campus of Grambling State University. Lincoln Prep is located on the campus of Grambling State University and held a four team shoot-out which consisted of the home team Lincoln Prep squaring off against Calvary Baptist followed by Wossman and Red[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Louisiana 5A Rankings UPDATE

Top 5 1) Landry Walker (12-5 And now there is a new king on top when it comes to the state championship race in 5A. After coming up just short a season ago, I was expecting a bit more of a step back for Landry-Walker, but they keep right on plugging away. Senior guard Shadon[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Friday Night Preview

It is Friday and prep basketball is ending it’s first full week in 2019. There are some important district and non-district games going on tonight in Louisiana tonight. We will preview those big contest here on the Friday night preview. #1 Peabody (17-2) at #4 Sophie B. Wright (20-3) – Match Up of the Night[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Tuesday Night Preview

The holidays are over and full focus is back on the basketball. This Tuesday may prove to be a pivotal one as there are a few contest that will have barrings on class and division rankings. We will take a look at specific games in north Louisiana and others around the state as we preview[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Story Lines & Predictions: Don Redden & Bossier Invitational

Today is championship Saturday in the last remaining tournaments around the state. While the Sugar Bowl Classic in New Orleans has seen participation from top prep programs from this state and others, north Louisiana tournaments has seen quality competition with a more regional influence. In the Don Redden Classic & the Bossier Invitational, today’s contest[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Ranking the Top Recruiting Classes in America

Earlier this fall, Prep Hoops expanded our 2019 rankings to include the nation’s top 500 prospects. With input from our 120 contributors nationwide, we were confident that we could effectively rank more players than anyone in the country. This opened the door for even more possibilities, including a 150-team ranking of the top recruiting classes[…]

The Unranked – Guards and Forwards

The first half of the season has concluded and there have been plenty of players who have had stood out. Ranked players like Reece Beekman and Jalen Cook have put up triple doubles and 50 point performances that remind recruiters why they are highly rated. However, there are other unranked players who have performed very[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Purple Knight Classic Recap: Part 1

The 3rd annual Purple Knight Classic concluded on Saturday with host St. Augustine blowing by Thibodaux, 89-55, to win its second Purple Knight Classic title. The tournament included 14 teams and here’s a look at evaluations for the first six squads to take the floor. Also, click here to read up on St. Augustine’s run[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Purple Knight Classic Recap: St. Augustine Wins 3rd annual Purple Knight Classic

St. Augustine, Purple Knight Classic Results: W vs. McDonogh 35, 62-35 (1st Round) W vs. KIPP Renaissance, 71-38 (Quarterfinals) W vs. McMain, 68-46 (Semifinals) W vs. Thibodaux, 89-55 (Championship) Purple Knight Classic Recap: Part 1 St. Augustine solidified itself as a top contender for the Division I state title with their performance in the Purple[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


“Doc” Edwards Tournament Review & Preview

The “Doc” Edwards tournament began on yesterday with first round contests at Benton High, Benton Middle, Bossier Parish Community College, and Airline High.  While most of yesterday’s games ended with the expected results, there was one game that changed the landscape of the tournament.  We will dive into the day one results and preview what[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


“Doc” Edwards, Sidney Smith, & Sterlington Shootout Previews

North Louisiana cranks up back up with tournament action off of I-20 East and West.  Most teams are competing in their last tournament action before district play begins.  While that is the case for some, other teams are looking to play quality opponents to gain power points and improve their ranking in their respective classes. […]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


All-Teams Christmas Crossover

What a great holiday weekend filled with great games. We have made selections for our various All-Teams from the Christmas Crossover Showcase.    1st Team All-Christmas Crossover: Bakari LaStrap 6’0 PG / 2020 / The Woodlands Christian Anthony Edwards 6’5 SG / 2019 / Holy Spirit Prep (GA) Aurthor Kaluma 6’7 SF / 2021 /[…]

5 Takeaways: Bossier vs Woodlawn (Shreveport)

Saturday night, December 22nd, saw the most highly anticipated district game in 1-4A. Not only was it an important district game, it was important statewide. Saturday saw the Woodlawn Knights host the Bossier Bearkats in this contest of top four teams in class 4A. From the tip, the action was fast-paced and intense. Bossier took[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Christmas Crossover: Day 2 Takeaways

Happy Holidays from us at Prep Hoops Texas. We are privileged to be at the inaugural Christmas Crossover. Teams from Houston are taking on teams from across the state as well as teams from Louisiana, Maryland, Oklahoma, and Georgia. Here is who stood-out in day 2 at the event.   Jonathan Aku 6’10 C / 2020[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Mr. Basketball Contenders & Dark Horses (Volume 2)

The high school season is now into the month of December.  Throughout the beginning of the season, there have been performances from numerous players on the Mr. Basketball contender list that have put people on notice.  In this article, we will update the contender and dark horse list for Mr. Basketball and discuss who can[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Christmas Crossover: Day 1 Takeaways

It’s the most wonderful time of the year to cover basketball. The inaugural Christmas Crossover is taking place in Houston, TX. Teams from Houston are taking on teams from across the state as well as teams from Louisiana and Georgia. Here our some prospects that stood out in Day 1 of the event.   Ty[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Best Available: The Nation’s Elite

Position by position Prep Hoops gives you the elite players in the nation that remain unsigned heading into the holiday season.  Point Guard.  Cole Anthony is the nation’s top unsigned/uncommitted player and thus far he has taken official visits to North Carolina, Oregon, Notre Dame, and Georgetown. Wake Forest will be the next school to receive[…]

Rumble on the River All Tournament Team

The Rumble on the River, which was held at Madison Prep, had a good mix of up and coming heavyweights mixed with traditional powers this season. The field consisted of three defending champions and a host of other playoff teams. Selecting an all tournament team from this bunch of talent was hard to say the[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Louisiana 1A Rankings UPDATE

1) Lincoln Prep (8-2) Heading into last Wednesday, Lincoln Prep was undefeated, and even though they’ve dropped their last two, they still have the best resume in 1A to this point. They also have arguably the top talent in 2020 Chanse Robinson as well. The difference in this year’s team versus last year’s squad for[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings


Rumble on the River: Stars of the Night

Madison Prep’s annual Rumble on the River has gotten off to a great start with several action packed games. There have also been some impact, individual performances by several players. Day 2 did not stray away from this theme. Right here on Prep Hoops Louisiana, we will review some of last night’s performances. Charlie Russell[…]

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

Member Benefits

Year-Round Coverage











In-Depth Prospect Rankings