John Gasaway previews the best teams and players taking the floor for the Big East in 2014-15. The Villanova Wildcats -- defending regular-season Big East champs -- will return all but one and are expected to excel both offensively and defensively.
Scouting the country each year I'll not only see players' skills, athletic ability and basketball IQ, but I'll also witness their character along the way. This year's class might not have any NBA superstars at the moment, but it will have difference-makers for the college game, both in the short term as well as those who will make a difference in time because of their character traits combined with their talent.
about 927 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
The finish line was already in site in February when we last updated our ESPN 100 rankings. After watching many of these prospects for the better part of the past four years, the evaluation process was no longer about learning new things as much as it was monitoring recent developments.
about 927 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
There is a budding dynasty in prep school basketball, and it goes by the name Brewster Academy. Winners of three of the last six New England prep titles and two of the last four national championships coming into the year, this season was supposed to be a "down" year for Brewster (Wolfeboro, N.
about 961 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
As the 2014 class winds down its final season of high school basketball, the ESPN 100 has been analyzed in virtually every way possible. We've broken down the top prospects, picked out the best fits, projected both the immediate impact players, and even forecast those who are likely to show the most improvement over their college careers.
about 963 days ago | RecruitingNation staff | NCB On The Trail
Here are 10 things to know about the updated 2014 ESPN 100 player rankings. 1. Steady at the top There were no changes in the top five spots because each prospect has played at such a high level this year.
about 996 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Day two of the Spalding Hoophall Classic continued to showcase top national talent to a packed house of fans, college coaches and national media alike. Here's a look at who stood out on Sunday: Best guard: Jalen Coleman (Indianapolis/La Lumiere) Every part of Coleman's performance was impressive on Sunday.
about 1007 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Want to ask ESPN RecruitingNation national recruiting director Paul Biancardi a question about basketball recruiting? Tweet it to @PaulBiancardi using the hashtag #AskCoachB. @PaulBiancardi how will White and Copeland play together at Georgetown?
about 1044 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The National Prep Showcase has annually served as the unofficial start to the prep school basketball season, and the 2013 edition was no different, hosting 23 top teams over the course of three exciting days of action.
about 1062 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail