It was a memorable first four days of the 2014 NCAA tournament, with a combination of dramatic finishes and Cinderella stories. Archie Miller and Dayton knocked off perennial powerhouses Ohio State and Syracuse en route to a spot in the Sweet 16, while Harvard and North Dakota State scored similar upsets on the first day of the tournament.
about 1063 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
History tells us that lurking somewhere at the bottom end of a top-100 prospects list or possibly even outside the list entirely are future college basketball stars. Current college standouts like Trey Burke, Doug McDermott and Seth Curry were all either back-end top-100 prospects or not in the top 100 at all.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- There's something about the annual Spalding Hoophall Classic. It's like the best of the best save themselves up for that final Monday of action. While there wasn't a breakout off-the-radar guy at this year's event, the stars were stars and then there was Washington signee Nigel Williams-Goss.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- The 2013 Spalding Hoophall Classic saved the best for last as the final day of action on Monday included entertaining matchups from start to finish. A sold-out gym watched some of the nation's top prospects show out one after another, including huge showings from Jabari Parker, Aaron Gordon and Nigel Williams-Goss, who nailed a game-winning 3 to give No.
about 1491 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | Washington Huskies
The Spalding Hoophall Classic held near the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass., is annually the nation's best in-season high school basketball event -- and this year may be its best field ever.
about 1494 days ago | Paul Biancardi | Florida Gators
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The City of Palms Classic is the best pre-Christmas high school basketball event in the country. And just imagine if top-10 senior Julius Randle (Dallas/Prestonwood Christian) hadn't been injured and elite junior Joel Berry (Orlando/Lake Highland) hadn't hurt his knee?
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Some final news and notes from the City of Palms Classic before heading home on Friday. I'll have a final recap over the weekend with what I learned at this year's event and Paul Biancardi will continue to recap the best performances.