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#OTRHoopsReport: Southeast's Top Uncommitted 2018's

Class of 2018 combo guard Anfernee Simons of IMG Academy elevated himself into the top ten this year. Photo cred – USA Basketball As is the case every December, there are a handful of elite prospects who wait until the late signing period before finalizing their decision. The class of 2018 saw Duke snagging up three consensus top ten prospects while Kentucky hauled in two consensus top 20 players. This week we take a closer look at prospects in the Southeast who could move the needle for a number of college programs.......

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#OTRHoopsReport: Naismith Watch Roundtable - November 27, 2017

Class of 2018 guard RJ Barrett of Montverde Academy is on the Naismith Trophy preseason Watch-List. Photo cred – Jon Lopez/Nike This month the Board of Selectors for the Naismith Trophy released their preseason watch-list this month. Fifty prospects were selected as the nation’s top players to track during this high school season. The #OTRHoopsReport has three selectors on the committee, including Brandon Clay the chairman. This week we sit down to discuss the list and which players grab our attention. By:  @JLHemingwayPSB & @OntheRadarHoops Who is your favorite to win the award this year?......

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#OTRHoopsReport: 2017 Signing Period Special Part 2 - November 15, 2017

Class of 2018 forward Darius Days of Gainesville, Florida, is a part of a fantastic signing class for LSU and coach Will Wade in Baton Rouge. Photo cred – Jon Lopez/Nike November is the time where prospects put pen to paper and choose their college destination. Years of hard work and competition are finally be rewarded with a signature on a National Letter of Intent (NLI). For college coaches they are hoping that recruiting classes can blossom into wins, conference championships and hopefully a run into March Madness. Here is a look......

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#OTRHoopsReport: FAB FROSH SPOTLIGHT: Broc Bidwell - Nov. 8, 2017

Broc Bidwell is one of the many talented young players in the peach state.  BY: @HypesouthMedia 2021 West Forsyth (GA) point guard Broc Bidwell is one of the top stock-risers in Georgia’s freshman class heading into the 2017-18 school ball season. He stood out with astonishingly impressive performances at every individual showcases that I attended, and has received high praise from many reputable evaluators throughout the southeast. Bidwell may be in his first year with the Wolverines, but the 5-foot-9 hoopster is ready to make his presence felt right out of the......

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#OTRHoopsReport: FAB FROSH SPOTLIGHT: JADEN HARRIS - Nov. 3, 2017

Jaden Harris is considered one of the top freshman in the state of Georgia. Photo Cred – Kowacie Reeves  By: @HypesouthMedia There are first year varsity players, then there is Jaden Harris. The talent possessed by the wide-eyed 15-year-old has next level written all over it. Running with the 2021 Georgia Stars, Harris wreaked havoc on the travel circuit this offseason and has carried that momentum over into preseason individual events. In fact, after a recent workout, Georgia State and Georgia Tech extended scholarship offers to the Middle-Georgia product. With all eyes......

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#OTRHoopsReport - 2017-2018 High School Predictions - October 31, 2017

Norcross High School has another talented squad ready to compete for a championship in 2017-2018. Photo cred – Ty Freeman/Gwinnett County Media Day Georgia high school teams were finally able to take the court this week for the first day of practice. This season is poised to be exciting within the state. OntheRadarHoops.com contributors, Kowacie Reeves and Jonathan Hemingway, team up to make predictions on this year’s season. Who are the top players in the state, which team’s are poised to take the crown and which underclassmen will become household names are......

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#OTRHoopsReport: USA basketball Mini Camp Stock Risers- Oct 16, 2017

Jalen Green showed why he is one of the best guards in the country while at the USA Basketball Mini Camp. Photo Cred – USA Basketball Colorado Springs, Co – The USA Basketball Mini Camp is a staple on the #OTRHoopsReport coverage calendar. The match-ups of premier players yearly gives our staff the ability to gauge which players are ascending in value. Here is a look at a few individuals who seized the opportunity to impress over the weekend Jalen Green – San Joaquin Memorial (CA) – 2020 Green was dominant the entire weekend.......

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#OTRHoopsReport: USA Basketball Mini Camp Notebook - Oct 11, 2017

James Wiseman dominate the glass on both ends of the floor at the USA Basketball Mini Camp. Photo Cred -USA Basketball COLORADO SPRINGS – The USA Basketball Developmental Mini-Camp brought together 58 of the top prospects from around the country for two days of skill stations and game play. Like the play on day one, the second day had plenty of news and notes for us to report. Here are some of the standouts from Day one. Emmitt Williams – Oak Ridge (FL) – 2018 The ultimate hustle man, Williams understands his......

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#OTRHoopsReport: GHSA post players preview - Oct 9, 2017

Wheeler (GA) forward EJ Montgomery is one of the nations to available forwards.  Atlanta, Ga – We wrap up our 2017-18 GHSA position previews with the post players. The guys that will clean up the glass, get easy put backs, have regular block parties, and occasionally pick and pop for the three-ball. On the Radar’s staff of evaluators have collectively worked together to break down the top big men to watch for this school ball season. By: @HypesouthMedia POWER & FINESSE Carlos Curry, 2018, 6-11 PF, Dougherty High School (3A): Right now,......

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#OTRHoopsReport: Standouts from the APBShowcase - October 5, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH, Georgia, – Over 55 players from the North Georgia area converged onto Mulberry Park. Camp director Adrian Penland set the goal of the camp to bring valuable exposure for players in the area. His team of trainers brought high intensity drills while evaluators from around the state of Georgia covered the event. Here our list of standouts from the Sunday showcase. By: @JLHemingwayPSB Noah Rylee (Homer, Gerogia), Banks County – 2019 Norman is a point guard who did a terrific job of play-making at the camp. He mixed up getting his......

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