Oregon high school basketball players continue to have success at the highest levels of major college basketball. While this years crop doesn't feature two players who will be drafted in the top 14 picks in the NBA draft (Mike Dunleavy and Freddie Jones), it is nonetheless a solid core group.
February 20, 2003
6-9 J.R. Moore of Worcester (MA) Academy has become the first player to verbally commit to Rhode Island, according to the Providence Journal. Moore played last year at Portland (OR) Benson Polytechnic High, where he averaged eleven points and nine rebounds per game. Benson finished fifth in last year's Oregon Class AAAA state championship.
October 8, 2002