Las Vegas tournaments: Stock Raisers

WildcatAuthority.com saw a lot of prospects in July and here are a handful that raised their stock through the evaluation periods.

There will be names that Arizona fans should expect to hear more of in the future. During the past two evaluation periods, many prospects have been able to raise their stock from an Arizona standpoint as well as nationally.

Parker Jackson-Cartwright: Perhaps no bigger name emerged from the west coast despite their class more than Cartwright. The 5-foot-7, 145-pound point guard plays bigger than his size suggests and showed up in every game he played this summer.

He was finally placed on the highest level team near the end of July and he raised his level of production and his game to get the respect of programs across the nation. Look for Cartwright to get a lot more attention from Arizona moving forward.

Jordan Bell: Bell has made it difficult for schools to not recruit him because he absolutely brings it each time he is on the court. His game still resembles that of a face up power forward, but his athleticism and knack for shot blocking allows him to be very versatile.

He will force offers his way as July showed that he can get it done on both ends of the floor, but at 6-foot-7, 200-pounds, Bell can block shots with the best of them.

Keith Frazier: The five-star prospect already holds an offer from Arizona, but his name is not as well known with the Arizona fan base. Frazier, a 6-foot-4, 180-pound wing, was able to assert himself in July. He excels at getting to the basket and playing defense and, like many players in his age group, his shooting can and should improve.

Dakarai Allen: One of the more intriguing prospects on the west coast is Allen, whose potential is enormous. At this stage, he can already defend with the best in the country and still trying to figure out what makes him great on the offensive end.

This is a good thing because with good coaching, Allen can learn to be a great player. He is naming Arizona and Colorado as early favorites, but the Wildcats have yet to offer.

Emmanuel Mudiay: His freshman year in high school was a successful one and he translated that success into the summer. Mudiay played alongside Isaiah Austin in July and at 6-foot-3, 180-pounds, he was the primary ball handler and scorer out on the perimeter.

His skill set should improve as well, including the ability to shoot the ball more consistently, but Mudiay was able to get to the lane at will. He's athletic and has great feel for the game and is undoubtedly a top prospect in the class of 2014.


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