Class of 2005: Top 50 Hoop Recruits

SchoolSports.com unveils its ranking of the nation's Top 50 boys' basketball recruits in the Class of 2005.


Class of 2005 Rankings:


1. Louis Williams
South Gwinnett (Snellville, Ga.)
Shooting Guard, 6-2, 168

2. Tasmin Mitchell
Denham Springs (Denham Spring, La.)
Power Forward, 6-7, 235

3. Richard Hendrix
Athens (Athens, Ala.)
Power Forward, 6-8, 250

4. Keith Brumbaugh
DeLand (DeLand, Fla.)
Power Forward, 6-8, 194

5. Andre McGee
Canyon Springs (Moreno Valley, Calif.)
Point Guard, 5-11, 170

6. Martell Webster
Seattle Prep (Seattle, Wash.)
Small Forward, 6-6, 215

7. Monta Ellis
Lanier (Jackson, Miss.)
Shooting Guard, 6-4, 163

8. Brandon Rush
Mount Zion (Durham, N.C.)
Small Forward, 6-6, 185

9. Tyler Hansbrough
Poplar Bluff (Poplar Bluff, Mo.)
Power Forward, 6-8, 204

10. Amir Johnson
Verbum Dei (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Power Forward, 6-9, 204

11. Greg Paulus
Christian Brothers (Syracuse, N.Y.)
Point Guard, 6-1, 181
Committed to Duke

12. Emmanuel Mayben
Troy (Troy, N.Y.)
Point Guard, 6-2, 175

13. Josh McRoberts
Carmel (Carmel, Ind.)
Power Forward, 6-9, 213
Committed to Duke

14. Byron Eaton
Lincoln (Dallas, Texas)
Point Guard, 5-11, 170

15. Theo Davis
Cardozo (Bayside, N.Y.)
Center, 6-9, 215

16. Tyler Smith
Giles County (Pulaski, Tenn.)
Small Forward, 6-7, 210

17. Clarence Holloway
Fenger (Chicago, Ill.)
Center, 7-0, 270

18. Eric Boateng
St. Andrew's (Middletown, Del.)
Center, 6-10, 214

19. Kevin Swinton
Dudley (Greensboro, N.C.)
Power Forward, 6-7, 225
Committed to Wake Forest

20. Marcus Ginyard
Bishop O'Connell (Arlington, Va.)
Shooting Guard, 6-5, 185
Committed to North Carolina

21. Julian Wright
Homewood-Flossmoor (Flossmoor, Ill.)
Small Forward, 6-7, 197

22. Luke Zeller
Washington (Washington, Ind.)
Center, 6-10, 215

23. Eric Price
Blair Academy (Blairstown, N.J.)
Point Guard, 6-1, 160

24. RouSean Cromwell
Fairley (Memphis, Tenn.)
Power Forward, 6-8, 193

25. Jamal Boykin
Fairfax (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Small Forward, 6-6, 215

26. Julius Powell
Newton-Conover (Newton, N.C.)
Power Forward, 6-8, 210

27. Brandon Costner
Seton Hall Prep (West Orange, N.J.)
Power Forward, 6-8, 210

28. Josh Thornton
Caesar Rodney (Camden, Del.)
Point Guard, 6-0, 156

29. Brian Harvey
Dominguez (Compton, Calif.)
Small Forward, 6-5, 185

30. K.C. Rivers
Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.)
Shooting Guard, 6-3, 211

31. Rashad Chase
Mays (Atlanta, Ga.)
Power Forward, 6-8, 225

32. Anthony Sparks
Murray-Wright (Detroit, Mich.)
Power Forward, 6-8, 323

33. Mario Chalmers
Bartlett (Anchorage, Alaska)
Point Guard, 6-2, 170

34. Joey Cameron
Calera (Calera, Ala.)
Power Forward, 6-9, 230

35. Jose Garcia
St. Anne's-Belfield (Charlottesville, Va.)
Shooting Guard, 6-5, 190

36. Joe Krabbenhoft
Roosevelt (Sioux Falls, S.D.)
Small Forward, 6-6, 198

37. Marcus Johnson
Westchester (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Small Forward, 6-5, 183

38. Jamelle Cornley
Brookhaven (Columbus, Ohio)
Power Forward, 6-4, 225

39. Dwain Williams
Pendleton School (Bradenton, Fla.)
Point Guard, 6-1, 170

40. Tony Freeman
St. Joseph's (Westchester, Ill.)
Point Guard, 6-0, 170

41. Antonio Pena
Lincoln (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Power Forward, 6-7, 230

42. Harvey Hale
Rio Grande (Albuquerque, N.M.)
Point Guard, 6-4, 185

43. Dior Lowhorn
Berkeley (Berkeley, Calif.)
Power Forward, 6-6, 210

44. Tyrell Biggs
Don Bosco Prep (Ramsey, N.J.)
Center, 6-7, 282

45. Danny Green
St. Mary's (Manhasset, N.Y.)
Small Forward, 6-4, 195

46. Eric Devendorf
Central (Bay City, Mich.)
Shooting Guard, 6-3, 170
Committed to Michigan State

47. Marcus Walker
O'Hara (Kansas City, Mo.)
Point Guard, 6-1, 165

48. Ryan Ayers
Germantown Academy (Fort Washington, Pa.)
Small Forward, 6-6, 190

49. Shahee Martin
West Hempstead (West Hempstead, N.Y.)
Small Forward, 6-5, 220

50. Jeremy Pargo
Robeson (Chicago, Ill.)
Point Guard, 6-2, 196


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