Hot Board: No. 1 R.J. Barrett visits Duke, Kentucky hosts five-stars
Official visits are beginning to heat up around the country, with No. 1 R.J. Barrett heading to Duke and two five-star prospects visiting Kentucky.
Who are the biggest recruiting targets for coaches this week?
This week marked the start of the recruiting period, which means coaches can visit their top targets. Who were the main attractions?
What has happened so far in the 2018 class?
Exactly half of the 2018 ESPN 100 is already committed, and Duke is already headed for another top group. It's time to reset the 2018 landscape.
Should high-level prospects go to proven powers or try something different?
Michael Porter Jr. and Collin Sexton aren't going to Kentucky or Duke or any other big-time power. Instead, they will take the floor for Missouri and Alabama. Others have traveled this road. But is it the right path?
Ultimate 25 ranking top basketball prospect regardless of class
With reclassifications, large events and increased evaluations, the top basketball prospects from different classes can more easily be compared. That's why we set out to find the best 25 high school players no matter their age.
The ESPN 100 is as wide-open as it has ever been
The moment Marvin Bagley opted out of the 2018 class and announced he was headed to Duke immediately, everything changed. So there is a new No. 1 (hello, R.J. Barrett). But there are also plenty of question marks -- and some work to be done to be legit.
Marvin Bagley just made it Duke and everyone else
Marvin Bagley's decision to play for Duke -- and play this season -- shifts the college landscape. Arizona is good. Kansas is good. Michigan State is good. But Bagley's choice has everyone looking up at Duke -- again.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 SF Isaiah Mucius commits to Wake Forest
Wake Forest coach Danny Manning secured a big commitment Sunday, as ESPN 100 forward Isaiah Mucius pledged to the Demon Deacons. What does he bring?
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 SF Nate Hinton picks Houston
Houston landed a verbal commitment from Nate Hinton, who has seen his stock and was a target of several other big schools.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 SG Antwann Jones to Oklahoma State
Antwann Jones, ranked No. 45 overall in the 2018 ESPN 100, will bring immediate scoring punch to the Cowboys.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 center Immanuel Bates picks NC State
Developing big man Immanuel Bates is a big pickup for new NC State coach Kevin Keatts.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 PF Naz Reid picks LSU
Considered to have NBA-level talent, Naz Reid is expected to give LSU scoring punch away from or near the hoop to go with his rebounding ability.
Five-star recruit Reid picks LSU over Arizona
Nazreon Reid, the No. 6-ranked power forward and the No. 18 overall recruit in the ESPN 100 for 2018, committed to LSU over Arizona on Tuesday.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 PG James Akinjo to UConn
James Akinjo had a breakout summer and continued to pile up offers, but he only needed one official visit to Storrs to make his decision.
LaVar committed to Big Baller Brand.
LaVar Ball speaks on LaMelo's signature shoe and eventually representing other athletes on the Dan Le Batard Show.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 PG Marcus Zegarowski commits to Creighton
Marcus Zegarowski, who is the brother of Michael Carter-Williams, has the playmaking ability and makeup to lead coach Greg McDermott's up-tempo style.
LaMelo Ball is thumbing his nose at the NCAA.
Michael Eaves praises LaMelo Ball for profiting on shoes and discusses faults in NCAA relationship with athletes.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 SF Cam Reddish to Duke
Five-star small forward Cam Reddish, who is ranked No. 3 in the 2018 class, chose the Blue Devils over Kentucky, Villanova, UCLA and UConn.
Duke reels in another big recruit with Reddish
No. 3-ranked high school basketball recruit Cameron Reddish has chosen Duke, he said Friday.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 PF Silvio De Sousa picks Kansas
Silvio De Sousa, a native of Angola who plays at IMG Academy in Florida, should be a versatile fit for Kansas in 2018.
ESPN 100 PF De Sousa to play for Kansas
Power forward Silvio De Sousa, who is No. 28 in the 2018 ESPN 100, said he will play for Kansas.
Scout's Take: ESPN 100 SF Jaylen Hoard picks Wake Forest
ESPN 100 recruit Jaylen Hoard brings athleticism and versatility and becomes the highest-ranked player to pick Wake since Danny Manning took over.
Watson latest recruit to decommit from OSU
Just six weeks after committing to Ohio State, ESPN 100 shooting guard Torrence Watson has decommitted from the Buckeyes and is reopening his recruitment.
Wake Forest lands 5-star recruit Jaylen Hoard
France native Jaylen Hoard commits to Wake Forest as Danny Manning lands a prospect in the top 35 for the second straight year.
Isaiah Todd continues atop 2020 ESPN 25 rankings
The Class of 2020 is still filling out. The sophomore class, led by forward Isaiah Todd, is full of guards but still waiting for the big men to develop.
The 2017 classes are in the books. We started expecting Duke and Kentucky to remain on top. Besides a few twists and turns, and the usual drama, that's how we ended up.