Top Performers: Indy Legacy Showcase

The Indy Legacy Showcase provided us with a few big time performances. Among the standouts during the five-game were Trey Lyles and P.J. Thompson.

Size: 7-10/250 |
Quick Take: Anytime you start a game 7-for-7 from the field things are going pretty well. Lyles did just that and only missed two of his 10 total shot attempts. His offensive package is impressive. He can score in a variety of ways. He has a jump hook on the block, but is also capable of facing up defenders and attacking or stepping out for perimeter jump shots. An elite power forward, Lyles is making his case as the best post scorer in the 2014 class.

Recruiting: Butler, Florida, Kentucky, Louisville, Duke, Michigan State, and UCLA

Size: 6-3/170 |
Quick Take: Heading into the event not many were familiar with Adams, a 6-foot-3 guard out of Chicago (Ill.) Orr. But after Orr knocked off Indianapolis (Ind.) Warren Central in overtime, Adams was the talk of the gym. He made deep three-pointers early and then pumped in buckets at the rim late, including the game winner with 1.1 seconds left. Adams handles the ball well, has deep range on his shot and has a scorer's mentality. His only offer prior to Saturday was from Texas-Pan American.

Recruiting: Texas-Pan American, Northern Illinois, Southern Illinois, DePaul, Bradley, Illinois

Size: 6-9/150 |
Quick Take: The top scorer of the day was Thompson, who dropped 40 in the opening game win. His 40-point effort was impressive because not only did he put up that many points and help his team to a win, but also it was how he scored his 40 that stood out. He was efficient from the field, played within himself and didn't force up bad shots. He knows how to create space and is a very good long-range shooter.

Recruiting: Indiana State, Ball State, IUPUI, Butler, Xavier, Missouri State, Wichita State

Size: 6-1/185 |
Quick Take: His team fell to Proviso East by 20 points, but Jackson still managed to impress. All of his field goals came at the rim, as he rarely looked to shoot jump shots. He's a strong, physical lead guard that will be better when he has weapons around him. Jackson is aggressive when he's looking to get to the rim and he's a very good finisher once he's able to find his way to the paint. He finished with 23 points against Proviso East.

Recruiting: Committed to Notre Dame

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