All-State Hoops: New Jersey

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With the 2011-12 hoops season set to tip off, ESPNHS has all the info you need on the top players in New Jersey.

We’ve broken down the state’s top 20 players into four teams based on their talent, and included 50 other players who just missed the cut. Keep in mind, these selections are based on past accomplishments and projected on-court performance in addition to recruit rankings.

For a list of the top senior basketball recruits in New Jersey, click here.

First team

G/F: Kyle Anderson, St. Anthony, 6-7/210, Senior

UCLA commit is ranked the nation's No. 5 player in ESPNU 100.

G/F: Quenton DeCosey, St. Joseph (Met.), 6-5/180, Senior

Versatile combo guard averaged 23.4 points last year for Falcons.

F: Mike Aaman, Raritan, 6-8/210, Senior

Averaged 17.4 points and 13.4 rebounds; committed to Wagner.

C: Blaise Mbargorba, The Peddie School, 6-11/210, Senior

Has become an excellent shot blocker during his three years in America.

C: Mike Tobey, Blair Academy, 7-0/230, Senior

Virginia pledge eager to get back on court after breaking wrist in May.

Second team

G: Melvin Johnson, St. Benedict's, 6-3/175, Senior

Capable shooter led Rice (N.Y.) to CHSAA AA title game last year.

G: Jaren Sina, Gill St. Bernard's, 6-2/175, Junior

Averaged 20.9 points and 6.6 assists; ranked No. 45 in ESPNU 60.

F: Tyler Roberson, Roselle Catholic, 6-7/195, Junior

Holds No. 27 spot among nation's juniors; excels on both ends of the floor.

F: Justin Sears, Plainfield, 6-7/185, Senior

Led school to second-ever Group 3, Section 2 championship last season.

F: Jameel Warney, Roselle Catholic, 6-7/190, Senior

Stony Brook commit put up 17.5 points and 13.4 rebounds in 2010-11.

Third team

G: Ron Curry, Paul VI, 6-3/175, Senior

James Madison pledge can score and dish from both guard positions.

G: DeAndre Noble, Paterson Eastside, 6-2/175, Senior

Recovered from ankle injury to average 15 points and seven rebounds.

G: Chazz Patterson, Trenton Catholic, 6-3/170, Senior

Big summer on AAU circuit earned him a spot at Mount St. Mary's.

F: Jerome Frink, St. Anthony, 6-6/225, Senior

Dominates the glass, averaging nearly 10 rebounds a game last year.

C: Neville Fincher, Teaneck, 6-2/220, Senior

Athletic big man can finish on offensive end and block shots on defense.

Fourth team

G: Dallas Anglin, Seton Hall Prep, 6-1/165, Senior

Hofstra commit dropped 14.6 points per game for the Pirates last year.

G: Tariq Carey, St. Benedict's, 6-2/180, Junior

Athletic guard uses array of skills to throw off defenders and score at will.

G: Chris Jones, Teaneck, 6-4/190, Senior

Scored 15.3 points per game for the Highwaymen last season.

F: Reggie Cameron, Hudson Catholic, 6-5/195, Junior

Averaged 19.1 points and 10 rebounds; has excellent shooting range.

F: Brandon Taylor, Trenton Catholic, 6-6/225, Senior

Ability to shoot and play in post creates mismatch for many opponents.

Other Top Players

Dii'Jon Allen-Jordan, Plainfield, F, Senior

Rashad Andrews, St. Anthony, F, Senior

Jordan Arthur, Newark Tech, F, Junior

Isaiah Briscoe, St. Benedict’s G, Freshman

Josh Brown, St. Anthony, G, Junior

Tevin Calhoun, Linde, F, Senior

Hallice Cooke, St. Anthony, G, Junior

Charles Cookie, Trenton Catholic, F, Senior

Shacore Edwards, Irvington, G, Junior

Grant Ellis, Hudson Catholic, F, Senior

Tyler Ennis, St. Benedict’s, G, Junior

Eric Fanning, Perkiomen, F, Senior

Rashard Figures, Hackensack, G, Sophomore

Jared Hall, Newark Tech, G, Junior

Jimmy Hall, St. Anthony, F, Senior

Sekou Harris, Plainfield, G, Senior

Joel Hernandez, Teaneck, G, Junior

Dominic Hoffman, Gill St. Bernard’s, F, Senior

Keith Hughes, Woodbridge, F, Senior

Chris Jenkins, Morristown-Beard, G, Junior

Josh Jenkins, Neptune, F, Senior

Tariq Jett, Rancocas Valley, G, Senior

Dijon Jordan, Plainfield, F, Senior

Will Joyce, East Side, F, Junior

Raekwon Kelly, Hudson Catholic, G/F, Junior

Evan Klimchak, Hunterdon Central, G, Senior

Hakeem Kornegay, Rahway, G, Senior

Xavier Lundy, Paulsboro, F, Junior

Amir Maddred, Trenton Catholic, F, Junior

Josh Marquez, DePaul Catholic, G, Junior

Turrell McClendon, Piscataway Tech, G, Junior

Alex Mitola, Gill St. Bernard’s G, Senior

Quadri Moore, Linden, C, Sophomore

Khalid Muhammad, Orange, G/F, Senior

Tyrone O’Garro, St. Peter’s Prep, F, Senior

Chris Orozco, Tenafly, G, Senior

Ronnie Paden, Trenton Catholic, F, Senior

Carson Puriefoy, Bishop Eustace, G, Senior

Dana Raysor, St. Patrick, G, Senior

Davon Reed, Princeton Day School, G, Junior

Dion Rogers, North Brunswick, G, Senior

Justin Sears, Planfield, F, Senior

Tajae Sharpe, Piscataway, G, Senior

Jared Shill, Pascack Hills, G, Senior

Kavon Stewart, Hudson Catholic, G, Junior

Dashawn Suber, St. Patrick, G, Senior

Karl Towns, St. Joseph (Met.), F, Freshman

Rob Ukawuba, East Brunswick, F, Junior

Ahmid Williams, Cardinal McCarrick, G, Senior

Mike Young, Hudson Catholic, F, Junior

Brandon Parker covers New Jersey for ESPNHS magazine and ESPNHIGHSCHOOL.com. Follow him on Twitter @brandoncparker or email him at brandon.c.parker@espn.com.