Thon Maker held the No. 1 spot in the ESPN 60 coming out of the 2013-14 season at Carlisle High School in Martinsville, Virginia, when he subsequently transferred to Orangeville Prep in Ontario, Canada.
about 547 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
Some of the top high school basketball players in the country will converge on New York City this week for Under Armour's Elite 24 game. This is the 10th anniversary of the Elite 24 game and while it is arguably already the grandest spectacle of the year on the grassroots circuit, you can bet Under Armour will have a little something extra planned as the game returns to Pier 2 under the background of the Brooklyn Bridge (and is live on ESPNU for the rest of the world to see).
about 556 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
With a small group of players in the running for the No. 1 overall ranking in the ESPN 100, this month we'll break down the top candidates, including our own evaluation, feedback from the college coaches who have been watching them during the evaluation period and some thoughts from the prospects themselves.
about 569 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Going into any given class, you can always count on the usual suspects to land their fair share of the elite prospects. Kentucky and Duke are seemingly battling for the No. 1 recruiting class every year, Kansas and Arizona always get their collection of guys, then there's the likes of North Carolina, Ohio State, Texas, Syracuse, etc.
about 570 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
Heading into the spring and summer, there was a major debate regarding the top of the 2016 class. The primary candidates were Harry Giles, Jayson Tatum and Josh Jackson, and there seemed to be a separation between that trio and the rest of the class.
about 574 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- The NBPA Top 100 Camp once again produced one of the best collections of top high school players in the country. Though the players at the very top of the 2016 class were not present at this year's event, the group that did show up performed very well.
about 612 days ago | John Stovall | NCB On The Trail
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- The big news out of the NBPA Top 100 camp on Thursday was heralded center Thon Maker's decision to reclassify until 2016, meaning college basketball will have to wait one more year to witness his talents.
about 615 days ago | John Stovall | NCB On The Trail