NORTH BETHESDA, Md. -- The final high school game of the 2013 season wound up being the best game of the year. Jalyn Patterson of Montverde Academy (Fla.) made a 3-pointer with time winding down to deliver the Eagles their first National High School Invitational championship and the eventual top spot in the ESPN 25 Power Rankings.
NORTH BETHESDA, Md. -- Now in its fifth year, the National High School Invitational has evolved each season. On Thursday, in front of the best crowds the event has ever had, eight nationally ranked teams and more than a dozen ESPN 100 seniors competed in the quarterfinals of an elite national high school championship tournament.
CHICAGO -- It was a busy week of practices, college commitments and game action at the McDonald's All American Game, culminating in No. 4 recruit Aaron Gordon earning MVP honors in Wednesday's main event, one day after he made headlines by pledging to Arizona.