Dana Evans

Dana Evans

Point Guard

CLASS: 2017



  • Gary, INHometown
  • West Side High School
  • 5-6Height
  • Weight
  • 9Overall Rank
  • 5Position Rank

ESPN Player Evaluations

Nike Nationals-July 2016: Explosive floor-leader, tough to contain off the dribble, breaks down defender with regularity, delivers in traffic; penetrates, sets the table for others; among the speed demons and elite guard in the class of 2017. (Olson)

Boo Williams Invitational-April 2016: Dynamic floor-leader with a scorer's mentality; tough to contain, manufactures, scores in bunches, dictates tempo; superb off the dribble, interior passer; leadership in the back court; an elite guard in the class of 2017. (Olson)

Nike Nationals-July 2015: Explosively athletic floor-leader with confident swagger; lock-down defender dictates tempo, superb in uptempo game; 1 on 1 creator breaks down defender, interior passer; among the elite point-guards in the 2017 class. (Olson)

Nike Midwest Showdown-May 2015: Jet-quick, athletic lead-guard handles, breaks down defender, finishes in traffic; interior passer, playmaker; disruptive defender. (Olson)

April 2014: Athletic lead guard handles and attacks, distributes in uptempo; court awareness, reads spacing, penetrates and dishes in traffic; triple-threat creator to the arc, tough to contain off the dribble. (Olson)

March 2013: Jet-quick, athletic floor leader with explosive uptempo game; reads passing lanes, anticipates and converts in transition; facilitator with a scorer's mentality, elevates in mid-range game to the arc. (Olson)


McDonald's All-American Team selection in 2017.

-- Member USA U18 National Team in 2016.

-- IBCA Supreme Underclass All-State in 2015, 2016.

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