TheInsiders.com has some of the top basketball experts working for them. Dave Telep and his team is considered one of the best if not the best covering the hoop scene around the country. Dave has released his 2005 National Top 100 this week and Ohio showed up with two players.
B.J. Raymond of Toledo St. Johns Jesuit is ranked 49th. The 6'6 Small Forward has made a verbal commitment to Xavier University after his senior season.
A player that is moving up the charts and is a surprise Top 100 pick is Derrick Brown of Dayton Chaminade-Julienne. The 6'7 Small Forward has several schools in the hunt, Brown has not made a choice as of what he will do after next season. With a strong summer Brown could move even higher.
To view the Top 100 click on the link provided. INSIDERS TOP 100 HOOPS 2005