“2017 NBA Draft Profile: Cameron Oliver could wind up as a late steal”—Chris Schutte
Lakeshow Hoops: “Big time pickup for @CoachGiacomazzi at Las Positas. Excited to see what’s next for Lakeshow’s Peter Hewitt!” Las Positas College is staying big with the UC Davis transfer. » Read more articles about Peter Hewitt. » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my `Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business’ cornerstone article.
Calling Romeo Mays a Renaissance young man is actually inadequate because that description shortchanges him. That’s because while he indeed possesses many areas of knowledge as someone with a 3.9 grade point average indicates, he also achieved these intellectual accomplishments while performing in four different sports in throughout the school year—basketball, water polo, track and Read More…
“Men’s basketball boasts eight four-year transfers”—CJ Peterson/Las Positas College Express
After averaging 21.5 points, 15.2 rebounds and 4.3 blocked shots this season for Gunderson High (San Jose), 6-foot-7 Christian Futch will next be at Dominican University in San Rafael. Christian Clutch: “Went from being a Grizzly to a Penguin. Blessed to say that I have committed and signed to Dominican University. I ain’t done yet!!!”
Out of Benicia High, Trey Pugh is now heading to Santa Rosa Junior College. The 6-foot-3 guard won MVP honors as a junior in the Solano County Athletic Conference. He also played baseball in high school.
Photo: Mark Fierner/Martinez 6-foot-4 Thomas McDonald is heading next to Los Medanos College. He played football and basketball at Alhambra High in Martinez, averaging 15.6 points per game in hoops. .
Jimmy Beltz: “Officially decided to attend CGM Prep Academy of Phoenix Arizona to further my basketball career 🏀 extremely blessed for this opportunity” Beltz is a 6-foot-1 sharpshooter out of Elliot Christian High.
Jon Rothstein: “North Dakota State transfer Khy Kabellis commits to Pacific” “…Kabellis was a rock last season, rarely coming off the court. He averaged 11.2 points and was virtually tied for the team lead in minutes played, averaging 33.2 in a 40-minute game. He started all 30 games. As a freshman, he was second on Read More…
Skyline Basketball: “Congratulations to Antonio Hughes (Lowell HS) who signed his full scholarship today with University of St. Francis.” The 6-foot-3 Hughes averaged 13.7 points plus 6-.1 rebounds per game this season while shooting 47%, 40% and 70% respectively.
Columbia College Men’s Basketball: “Congrats to former Claim Jumper, Rosendo AmayaWood!! Menlo College graduate!” AmayaWood was named a Golden State Athletic Conference Scholar-Athlete this year — the requirements being a 3.50 GPA and at least two full semesters completed at the place of his or her studies while also being at least a junior or Read More…
Verbal Commits: “2017 Portage Central (MI) G Austin McCullough has committed to California.” Niagara offered recently. From April 2017: “Austin McCullough, 2017 SG, Greenwood Elite (MI): Coming into the event with an impressive 3.97 GPA, the 6’5″ wing let his game do the talking in New Jersey. A knockdown shooter who can heat up in Read More…
The Mountain West Conference, especially in its current state, will never be mistaken for the Pac-12 Conference and that will be one of the primary difficulties Paris Austin will come up against with his recent move from Boise State to California. The Pac-12 features much more skilled individuals and teams as well as greater overall Read More…
“St. Patrick-St. Vincent High senior BJ Standley signs letter with Saint Martin’s University”—Thomas Gase » Read more articles about BJ Standley.
Seaside’s Finest: “Congrats to @JacobF16 on signing to continue his Basketball and Education at Puget Sound University! Proud of you !”
“Stevens adds transfer Tyler Green for 2017-18″—Montana State University Billings He played at Enterprise High and then Humboldt State.
Michael Orlich: “Found a new home” The son of longtime but now retired high school basketball coach Tom Orlich played at Clovis West High, Cal Lutheran and then DeAnza College. He’s a 5-foot-10 sophomore who averaged 8.2 points plus 6.9 assists for the Dons this season.
“79-year-old NBA scout has embraced analytics but never abandoned the good old eye test”—Roman Stubbs
“Once cut, now a D-I opportunity: How one Bay Area hoops player made it happen”—Darren Sabedra
“Expected and unexpected signing for UH basketball” —Brian McInnis Congrats to @JacobF16 on signing to continue his Basketball and Education at Puget Sound University! Proud of you ! pic.twitter.com/qFusOLz9bi — Seaside’s Finest (@SeasidesFinest) May 16, 2017 » Read more articles about Jaaron Stallworth. » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my `Recruiting is Read More…
“St. Patrick-St. Vincent High senior Romeo Mays signs with Dominican University“— Matt O’Donnell » Read more articles about Noah Mays.
Simply Basketball: “Tyler Williams (@hoopsquad_) of @chuckhayeshoops is a BALLER! He is going to a BIG senior season for @MC_basketball next year!”
Verbal Commits has Marko Ćuže transferring from Seattle to Cal State East Bay. A freshman who redshirted last season, he’s 6-foot-10, 235 and out of Croatia.
“The Night That Cost Bryce Dejean-Jones His NBA Dream—And His Life”—Jeff Pearlman
CBU Men’s Basketball: “Congrats to this guy who graduated this past weekend. Michael had a stellar career for us and capped it off with a degree” “…Smith finished a stellar four-year career as a Lancer in March, becoming the all-time leading scorer both at Cal Baptist University and in the PacWest with 2,031 career points. Read More…