Ranking the Top 150 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 the following, a 150-team ranking of the top[…]

The National 2021 Top 250

The many standout writers across the Prep Hoops Network came together for the 2021 National Rankings, a Top 250 and the only one of it’s kind.  Prep Hoops has the nation covered and after a long summer of evaluations here is our initial 2021 Top 250.   https://www.prephoops.com/2021-rankings/

Top 250 Expo Early Entries: 2019 Guards

Prep Hoops Ohio’s Top 250 Expo isn’t this Sunday, or next Sunday, or the following, but the one after that. September 16 at Pickerington North. So, you have plenty of time to sign-up, and you can do that right here. Wooster, Denison, Hiram, Marian, Marietta, Mount St. Joseph, Otterbein, Charleston, Mount Union, and Wittenberg have[…]

Prep Hoops Top 250 Expo: The Place to Be This Fall

It’s now the middle of August and school is right around the corner.  Don’t get flustered, the fall also means it’s time for the Prep Hoops Expo Top 250, the event some of the best players in the country are attending, and you can join them! This year the Prep Hoops Top 250 Expos is[…]

Prep Hoops 16U All-American Team

Today Prep Hoops presents our 16U All American Team honoring the top players across the nation that played at the 16u level.   16U First Team All Americans   Anthony Leal of Indiana Elite. The 6-foot-5 guard was a consistent performer for the top team in the nation that won 48 of 50 games. Faced[…]

NBPA Top 100 Roster Announced

This afternoon the NBPA announced the rosters for their prestigious Top 100 camp that is held every June in Charlottesville, Virginia on the campus of University of Virginia. Games begin tomorrow and Prep Hoops will have coverage everyday from the event. Below is the roster as of now. # LAST NAME FIRST NAME HIGH SCHOOL[…]

Battle at the Lakes: First Look

The Battle at the Lakes continues to grow into a multi-state powerhouse event that falls into the “can’t miss” category.  What does this year’s event look like? A 64 Team Bracket to establish the best of the Midwest. Battle At the Lakes.   It’s 340 teams ranging from the 10 and Under level to the 17[…]

Midwest Live Omaha Preview

Omaha is hosting one of the top events in the Midwest this weekend with the Midwest Live Omaha tournament hosting teams from the eight neighboring states in an excellent first weekend showcase. The Headliner:  The main division of the 17u tournament is what will draw most of the attention.  It’s a collection of teams from[…]

The South Dakota Senior All State Team

The Senior All State Team in South Dakota. This is a special year for talent in South Dakota so this is truly the best of the best.   First Team AJ Plitzuwiet of Vermillion. South Dakota’s best player who scored almost 34 points a game with 9.3 rebounds, 4.3 assists, and three steals a game.[…]

The 17u Run-Through: The Pentagon Schoolers

The Dakota Schoolers, the Pentagon Basketball Club, and now together they are the Pentagon Schoolers! That’s this year’s 17u club that begins play this weekend in the Spring Jam. The Roster.  Ten players in all, four from the 2020 class, six from the 2019 class.  Eight from South Dakota, ten from North Dakota.  The team[…]

The Junior All State Team (SD)

The Junior All State Team for South Dakota has been named at PHD and is led by some of the most successful names of March.   First Team Sawyer Schultz of Bridgewater-Emery. Scored 23.5 points per game with five assists a night plus seven rebounds a game. Led the Huskies to a third place finish[…]

Prospect Watch: Jadice Morrison (2019)

White River guard Jadice Morrison led his team to the state tournament with 15 plus points per game knocking down 61 threes and continuing on basketball tradition. “We were a young team this year with a lot of sophomores playing big minutes and they stepped up to the challenge,” Morrison said.  “Tyson Iyotte, Teron Sazue,[…]

The South Dakota Sophomore All State Team

This year’s South Dakota Sophomore All State Team is full of talent you’ve seen at state and headlining some of the better all conference teams. The 2020 class in South Dakota is strong as there are several top players in the class that didn’t have the chance to play that these players did, but we[…]

17U Prospect Watch: Mitchell Goodbary (2019)

Six-foot-5 power forward Mitchell Goodbary of Sioux Falls Christian knows something about winning. That’s pretty much all his teams do. Goodbary played for a South Dakota Attack 16s team that rarely lost. He took that experience into the winter and helped Sioux Falls Christian go 24-1 this year and earn third place at state. “Things[…]

Recruiting Report: Jamin Arend (2019)

Bridgewater-Emery junior Jamin Arend helped his team to a 22-4 record this winter  scoring 14 points a game with five boards and 4.5 assists on average. What’s next for the senior-to-be of the Huskies?  PHD checked on Arend today. Jamin was the third leading scorer for B-E and second on the team in both steals[…]

Recruiting Report: Nick Hoyt (2019)

Harrisburg’s rise to success the last few years has been one of the better stories to follow.  Now guard Nick Hoyt will take the program into the future. “Things went really well as we accomplished a lot of our goals winning the ESD and making it to the State championship,” said Hoyt. Harrisburg went 19-5[…]

Announcing The Prep Hoops Senior Showcase Series

We are excited to announce the Prep Hoops Senior Showcase Series for this summer.  It is a one-day, invite-only showcase built for prospects in the 2019 class that are looking to build their stock before the July Live periods. You can attend one or multiple stops this June and July as we will have four different[…]

The South Dakota Freshmen All State Team

What freshmen stepped up to the varsity level this year and made quality impacts in South Dakota?  We run through them in the Freshmen All State Team. Matthew Mors of Yankton.  The State champ, the MVP of Class AA, and the top prospect in the state despite his age, the 6-foot-7 Matthew Mors was already[…]

Recruiting Report: Noah Freidel (2019)

Six-foot-4 junior wing Noah Freidel continues to make his mark in South Dakota.  An all state player as a junior at Tea Area High School, Noah is now ready for his final AAU year and has schools ready to follow him consistently . This year Noah scored 27.4 points per game for his 19-6 second[…]

Recruiting Report: Justin Hohn (2019)

Six-foot-1 guard Justin Hohn of Tea Area has put together a fantastic high school basketball resume so far and is excited about where things are going as he enters his senior year. In his first two years as a starter Justin has earned his community a state championship, a state runner-up, and individually he’s amassed[…]