6-foot-3 guard Zarion Walton will be playing for Coach Steve Ball and Napa Valley College. He’s out of Bethel High (Vallejo) and played both basketball and football this season.
The Nike EYBL was taking place in southern California this weekend: Game One: Oakland Soldiers 82, All Ohio Red 80 OT James Akinjo was en fuego with 23 points on on 6-11 overall shooting, 3-5 from long distance and 8-10 at the foul line. He also led with five assists and two steals. Game Two: Read More…
Mike Reynoso: “Congrats @dkimble12 on scholarship to Alaska Fairbanks! As well as being named “Student Athlete of the Year”. Great young man. #coltfamily” The 6-foot guard averaged 11.4 points and 3,0 assists this season for Cañada.
That Man Coach Taylor: “Compton College 6’2 SG Alonzo Taylor @Alvnxo has committed to Holy Names University. He avg 11.7pts 3.1rebs 2.3ast 2.8stls”
The NorCal Report: “#Coach Rob’s #35 2018 Zach Chappell (@officialrockyyy) is now with LV Prospects. Good game this am, scored 11 & played major mins.”
Yuba College Men’s Basketball: “A great way to end the year!! Yuba College acknowledges their best of the best and two Yuba Basketball players take home two of the biggest awards!! Jihad Woods named “2017 Male Athlete of the year” to go along with his League MVP and 1st team All-State award. Donald Jackson unanimously Read More…
Quinn Clinton is headed to St. Mary’s. He’s a 6-foot-4 2018 guard out of New Zealand who was earlier committed to New Mexico. Here’s a January 2017 article on his Lobo commit. Are the Gaels now going to develop a Kiwi pipeline?
Ohlone College Men’s Basketball: “Earlier this week, the Ohlone Renegades had another player commit to a 4 year school. Freshman Aussie wing Shaquille Maharaj will join Camosun College (NAIA) in British Columbia, Canada. We are excited for him and wish him the best of luck as he will finish the rest of his college career Read More…
“Speakers blast school board over Piedmont High coach; anti-Semitic, racist incidents”—Linda Davis » Read more in-depth analysis of basketball coaching in my `Coaching is a Risky Business’ cornerstone article.
“Local basketball player Gabriel Patrick stars at the West Coast Elite All-Star Basketball Camp”—Times-Herald Sports
John Murphy: “John Parsons has accepted the job as the new boys basketball coach at Half Moon Bay High, he said.” “Half Moon Bay hires new coach”—Darren Sabedra Here’s a 2014 feature on Parsons. » Read more in-depth analysis of basketball coaching in my `Coaching is a Risky Business’ cornerstone article.
Team Arsenal: “Andre Kelly just received his 2nd offer today. This one has come from CAL! Kelly continues to emerge as one of the country’s top forwards!” He may not be 6-foot-10 but he produces every game. It’s rare to see an off-night from him. Washington State offered him on Thursday so he probably has Read More…
“Inglima named interim head men’s basketball coach”—Brandon Davis/Gator athletics The article above is dated 4/28 and has previously been posted here but some sites are just discovering the announcement. Inglima has already brought in Evan Zeller from CS Monterey Bay—even as an interim—so imagine what he can do with that tag removed. » Read more in-depth Read More…
The next edition of the Daily Dose will be published Tuesday a.m.
Linfield College (OR) is losing its top assists player to graduation, and that’s where 5-foot-11 Sandor-Rene Rodriguez enters the picture. Out of St. Francis High in Watsonville, his role has always been to set up others and that will remain his guiding principle on the court as he moves on to Coach Shanan Rosenberg and the Wildcats. Read More…
“California’s top rebounder signs to Simpson”—Red Hawks athletics
James Giacomazzi: “Congrats to Caleb Baskett for signing his full scholarship to CSU-Stanislaus today! Go Hawks!” Out of Washington High in Fremont, he averaged a very well-rounded 12.9 points, 6.4 assists and 5.0 rebounds this season
Nicholas Podesta: “Congratulations to Fresno City Men’s basketball’s own C_DiDDY2 who signed w/ Biola. Outstanding young man heading to an outstanding program” The 6-foot-4 Christian Carroll averaged 11.5 points plus 3.6 assists this season while shooting 46%, 40% and 76% respectively. He’s out of Golden Valley High in Merced.
Verbal Commits: “2017 Napa Valley College (CA) G Jabriel Allen has received an offer from Presbyterian” Allen was also recently offered by Prairie View. » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business cornerstone article.
“Woods Cross’ Trevin Knell obtains release from Cal basketball scholarship”—Ryan Comer He won’t be available for two years anyway since he is heading out on his LDS mission.
6-foot-7 El Camino College frontcourter Gavin Reagan has made it official—he’s going to become a Keelhauler at Cal Maritime in Vallejo.
6-foot-1 Joshua Cobillas, of San Mateo High and the Bay Area Warriors, is playing next at Skyline College in San Bruno.
6-foot-7 Chris Bene, who played his freshman year at Cañada College, redshirted this season at Pima College in Tucson, Arizona.
Evan Zeller is the latest Cal State Monterey Bay player to move on—he’s transferring to San Francisco State. Originally out of Orange County, he’s a 6-foot-2 long distance shooting guard who redshirted this season due to injury. Look for Zeller to be the top scorer for the Gators this season.
Christian Bayne is transferring from Cal State Stanislaus to UC San Diego: 6-2 , Guard, of Bakersfield, Calif. Stockdale High School Stanislaus State Second Team All-CCAA as a sophomore in 2015-16 Led Warriors in scoring (15.2), assists (4.0), steals (1.3), three-pointers (2.1), three-point percentage (.393), and free throw percentage (.885) and was third in rebounding Read More…