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From Bethune-Cookman athletics: “[Armani] Collins is a 6-6 guard from the City College of San Francisco and we are excited about his abilities to stretch the floor,” said [Head Coach Ryan] Ridder. “He has similarities to Brandon Tabb in that he has a quick, high release and can shoot it from deep. He has experience Read More…
SacHornetsMBB: “Did You Know: Of the 31 players that have expired their eligibility during Coach Katz’s 9-year tenure with the program, 30 have graduated.”
“Transfer season: Modesto Christian boys hoops welcomes another high-profile talent”—James Burns
“Cal forward Ivan Rabb speaks to the media about being drafted by the Memphis Grizzlies”—Ryan Gorcey
“All the NBA Draft’s one-and-done lottery picks: a Scorecard”—Aaron Dodson 55 lottery picks have turned into nine all stars.
“86 Pioneers Named to Athletic Director’s Spring Honor Roll”—Cal State East Bay athletics Four Pioneer basketball players were honored, two from northern California: Jelani Mitchell Patrick Marr (De La Salle High) is now a two-time honoree Jordan Balser (Colfax High) Lamine Mbodj
“Why the modern NBA draft devalues more experienced college players”—Ava Wallace
“A Roll of the Dice, Part 1”—Ben Falk Read about Billy Knight’s “Kardashian rule” involving Al Horford. » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business cornerstone article.
The role of an agent, in any profession, is to land a job for his or her client. Preferably a plum position, one in which the financial payoff buffs up the banks accounts of both client and agent. Drilling down to college basketball players seeking a roster spot in the NBA, job #1 for any Read More…
Follow us on InstaGram @teamselect2009 2017 Back 2 School Youth Basketball Camp Click Here to Register CLICK HERE TO REGISTER > July 24th Check-in begins at 8am > Camp runs from 9am to 3pm each day > Campers MUST bring their own lunch each day CONTACT: RUBEN GARCIA / 925) 367-3912 InstaGram: @teamselect2009 info@TeamSelectBasketball.com www.TeamSelectBasketball.com “Foundation for Excellence; On the Court, In Read More…
“Jared Cunningham To Play For The Washington Wizards In Las Vegas Summer League”
On the Golden State Warriors 2017 NBA Summer League roster are a number of names familiar in northern California: Noah Allen, 6-foot-7, UCLA/Hawaii, Palma High Jabari Brown, 6-foot-4, Oregon/Missouri, Oakland High Joe Rahon, 6-foot-2, Boston College/St. Mary’s
Chris Murray: “Good news for Cam Oliver. Rockets trade three guaranteed deals. Many roster spots open, two great PGs to play with.”
“Goodwin Inks Pro Contract in England”—Chaminade athletics The 6-foot-5 guard is out of West High in Tracy and then Cañada College. With Chaminade last season, he averaged 20.5 points per game while shooting 47%, 40% and 73% respectively alongside 6.5 rebounds a contest.
“Ryan Sypkens joins Prolific Prep Academy staff as skills trainer and assistant coach”—Marty James A note to all Prolific Prep players: do not challenge Sypkens to a long distance shootoff » Read more in-depth analysis of basketball coaching in my `Coaching is a Risky Business’ cornerstone article.
“How Allen Iverson finally found his way home”—Lee Jenkins Fascinating read.
Out of Mt. Eden High, Tony Covington is heading south to Copper Mountain College (CMC) located in Joshua Tree. The 5-foot-8 guard averaged 13.0 points and 5.4 assists this past season as Mt. Eden finished with a 17-10 record. “I’ll be playing at the point and be a leader, a floor general creating for everybody Read More…
It’s rather amusing when a basketball prospect posts about his or her involvement ‘in the grind’ on social media. Why? Because the individuals are doing something they have chosen to participate in, typically travel short to moderate distances for high school and travel team practices plus workouts with trainers and receive the daily support of Read More…
The NorCal Report: “#CoachRob’s #8 2019 #EarvinKnox (PG) is transferring from Luther Burbank HS to @MC_basketball. Another huge transfer addition for MC.” Hand over the state trophy now.
CB Gran Canaria announced the return of DJ Seeley. “The guard has played with Gran Canaria in 2015-2016. Seeley spent last season with Maccabi Tel Aviv averaging 9.1 points in Winner League and 7.3 points in EuroLeague.”—E Carchia
Elijah Straughter: “I’m blessed to say that I’ll be furthering my education and basketball career at Metro State University. All Glory to God!” Out of Clovis North High and the Chuck Hayes Basketball Club, Straughter is 6-foot-6, 210. OUTSTANDING DEFENSIVE PLAYER ELIJAH STRAUGHTER School: Clovis North Grade: Senior Position: Center He’s qualified because: Three-year varsity Read More…
Chris Murray answers question about Cam Oliver not being drafted.
“Getting drafted into professional sports can be the beginning of an amazing race”—Drew Hawkins
“Will this Modesto Christian hoops star follow the path of an NBA Hall of Famer?”—James Burns » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my `Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business’ cornerstone article.