Upstate Guard Gained Confidence As A Junior

Reporter Mike Sullivan updates the athletic career of basketball player Nolan Hart, a guard from The Albany Academy in Albany, New York ... Hart will be a junior this Fall ...

Nolan Hart, a 5-foot-10 guard from The Albany Academy in Albany, New York, is a 2010 prospect that gained quite a bit of confidence playing valuable minutes as a junior.

Hart showed he not only was more sure of himself with the basketball but displayed more quickness on both ends of the court.

A tough competitor who can hit the deep ball, he led the Albany area with three-pointers made on 50 percent shooting.

Considered a terrific student too, Nolan is hearing from several Ivy League basketball programs. Among the schools showing serious interest -- Dartmouth, Harvard, Columbia, and Pennsylvania.

An excellent student too, Nolan has some solid division one interest from quality academic institutions. Among the schools watching his progress -- Columbia, Dartmouth and Harvard. In addition, Fairfield and Fordham have been previously mentioned as schools of interest.


Nolan destroyed a talented Bishop Loughlin (Brooklyn, New York) defense for 21 second-half points to help his team win a thrilling 92-87 victory.

Hart hit for 11 straight points in the second half to help his team overcome a slight deficit at 66-65.


Quick release helps his ability to drain three-pointers.

*Nolan will compete this spring and summer for the The Albany City Rocks AAU program.

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