Syracuse enters their third straight Big East tournament as a bubble team. Just five years removed from a national title, these young Orangemen need a few big wins to put them in the NCAA tournament.
Donte Greene was named the MVP of the Jordan All-American Classic after turning in a dominating 20 point performance on Saturday evening. Greene scored inside and outside in his team's 127-119 loss and showed a degree of versatility that is very rare in a player his size. The only hole in his game was his inability to contribute on the glass like he contributed in the scoring column.
PARADE MAGAZINE announced its 2007 boys and girls all-american basketball team the last two Sundays. Here are those from the New York area and/or those who are headed to a NY/NJ college.
Syracuse's stellar 2007 recruiting class has been receiving great interest recently, with four players named to various post-season All-Star games. The 'Cuse will have representatives at the McDonald's All-American Game, the Jordan All-American game, the Roundball Classic, the Charm City Challenge, and the Nike Hoop Summit. OrangeNation has all the details.
It seemed to be a day of shooting guards at the Hall of Fame's Hoophall Classic on Sunday. Guys like Malcolm Delaney, Corey Stokes, Austin Freeman and Rakim Sanders were all impressive on a day that that plenty of talent come through the building.
January 15, 2007
Need info on who's going where, what league is getting it done. Check out the easy to read media package Scout.com produced this week.
November 8, 2006
The latter part of Wednesday did not feature much in the way of Kansas prospects. Most of the players on Bill Self's "watch list" were bounced during afternoon play and failed to advance to the latter rounds of the 17U Super Showcase.