Hoop Hall: Top Performers

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- A number of prospects stood out at the Hoop Hall Classic, but none stood taller than Anthony Davis and Michael Gilchrist. Here's a breakdown of the top performers from this past weekend.

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Quick Take: The nation's best prospect was terrific during his outing against St. John's Prep. If he hadn't been strapped with foul trouble there's no telling what kind of ridiculous numbers Davis would have put up. Still he finished with 30 points, 18 rebounds and seven blocks. Davis moves so fluidly and even took over the point guard duties for Perspectives. He's just starting to scratch the surface and once he gets to college he will make drastic improvements, which is a scary thought. Committed: Kentucky
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Quick Take: There may not being a harder playing prospect in the nation. The best small forward in the 2011 class had yet another strong showing on national television. The 6-foot-7 wiry wing prospect brings his motor every night and affects the game in so many ways. He's becoming a more confident jump shooter and that's a terrific sign. In transition he's a nightmare for the opposition and he has winning intangibles. Gilchrist has a bright future and John Calipari has to be thrilled about getting this one in his system. Committed: Kentucky
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Quick Take: Back-to-back days Nick Johnson took on the challenge of guarding the oppositions best player and he did a pretty good job. Guarding LeBryan Nash, who had a significant height advantage, was no easy task, but he handled himself well. Johnson's jump shot is coming around and he shot it well from long range all weekend. He's a tough, hard-nosed guy that plays on both ends. His effort is consistent every night and he should get immediate playing time in college next season.Committed: Arizona
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Quick Take: Myles Mack's effort against DeMatha was the best we've seen from him. The fearless guard attacked the basket in transition, worked in three-pointers and made good decisions with the basketball. Long-range shooting is usually where Mack makes the biggest impact, but here he focused on making the right plays and getting to the basket. He continues to get better and that's a good sign for the top 100 prospect. Committed: Rutgers
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Quick Take: To be blunt, the first half was rough for Muhammad. He was hard on all of his shots and seemed to be sleepwalking. But that quickly changed at half time. The 6-foot-5 wing prospect came out of the locker room with a different mentality. He aggressively attacked the basket and tried to put Bishop Gorman on his back. He scored a loud 23 points in the second half and showed a level of toughness that is unmatched by most in the 2012 class. Recruiting: Duke, Kentucky, UCLA, North Carolina and Louisville
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Quick Take: Arguably the most impressive performance from a post player came from 2012 top 10 recruit DaJuan Coleman. Using his thick, strong frame he outmuscled guys in the paint. He scored through contact on a number of occasions and he locked up his area rebounding wise. He finished with 23 points and 20 during his only contest in the Hoop Hall Classic. Recruiting: Syracuse, Kentucky, Ohio State, Villanova, Connecticut, North Carolina and Louisville

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