OTRHoops Tournaments


OTR Hoops: Sunday from OTR Sweet 16 - Welchy Report - May 20, 2024

Sunday Hiram By: The Welchy Report Canes #1 Joshua Handley of @CanesGa is a smaller PG that gets to his spots and scores in bunches and has a super tight handle! AE5 #1 Kentaevion Moreland of AE5 is a long wing that can put the ball in the hole. He finished with 20 pts in the win! AE5 #2 Zyree Brown of AE5 is a small guard that has a super-fast first step and can get to any spot on the court. He filled it up from every area scoring 24 pts......

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OTR Hoops: Friday Night Sweet 16 Welchy Report - May 20, 2024

Friday Etowah By: The Welchy Report Team United #1 TerranceBad5 of @teamunitedhoops is a long 6’2 guard that plays well in transition. He finished with 16pts including a few dunks. He also attacked the rim very well. Abubakar Cham is an undersized big man that finishes above the rim and through contact. He finished with 10pts in the win! #10 6’4 Guard Adrian Shackleton of Harris Athletics sets the pace of the game. He’s a true point that does what’s needed to win. Finished with 24 pts Team Driven #0 Dejiah Coleman......

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OTR Hoops: Sweet 16 - Day 3 Top Performers (Sandy) - May 20, 2024

Sweet 16: Day 3 Top Performers By: Kyle Sandy 2025 6-2 PG Zachry Harden – Heat Check – Newton (Pictured) Already committed to play defensive back at Minnesota, the D-I football star did major damage on Sunday in Heat Check’s 68-59 win over AE5 Florida. Zack is a pure athlete. He is elite in transition, grabbing rebounds and starring as a one-man fastbreak. Harden’s burst of speed and leaping ability get him to the rim in a blink where he can score through contact and put defenders on posters. The southpaw’s ability......

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OTR Hoops: Sweet 16 - Day 2 Morning Standouts (Sandy) - May 20, 2024

Sweet 16: Day 2 Morning Standouts By: Kyle Sandy 2027 5-5 PG Elijah Carnes – Hoop Avenue Black – Chapel Hill Elijah was in a zone on Saturday morning, the smallest player on the floor seeing the rim the largest. Carnes peppered the defense with pull-up jumpers from the mid-range and beyond, sinking three threes en route to posting 20 points, 3 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals in a 54-24 win over Team Power. Carnes got to his spots routinely and was able to slither his way to the hoop and......

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OTR Hoops: Sweet 16 – Day 2 Top Performers (Sandy) – May 20, 2024

Sweet 16: Day 2 Afternoon Standouts By: Kyle Sandy 2026 6-6 F Emmanuel Alofe – GA Stunners – McEachern (Pictured) There was a lot to come away impressed with when watching Emmanuel Alofe on Saturday afternoon. At 6-foot-6, his length immediately catches your eye, all arms and legs. Alofe has a lanky wingspan and agile feet. Emmanuel guards on the perimeter and in the post. He drew the assignment of guarding 5-foot-5 Jerron Wilson and did a terrific job moving his feet and frustrating the elusive playmaker. When he’s in the paint,......

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OTR Hoops: Sweet Sixteen - Day 3 Standouts and Notes - May 20, 2024

The Live Period is here, and, On the Radar Hoops, scouts are flooding the scene across the greater Atlanta area. Teams from across the Southeast region are on full display putting in the hard work. Here is who stood out on Day 3 of the Sweet Sixteen. By: Ross Van De Griek 2026 6-2 CG Jeremy Chatman (Alabama Fusion 2026) The 6-2 sophomore combo guard is as crafty and can create his own shot whether it is off the catch or bounce. Chatman also plays with a strong knack for unselfishness where......

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Standouts from 'Who Wants the Smoke?' (Part 3)

Marietta, Georgia – On the Radar was back in Marietta, Georgia to host a tune up of ‘Who Wants the Smoke’ prior to the first NCAA Live Period the following weekend. This tournament highlighted noteworthy prospects from independent and shoe teams who are college ready or on the verge of becoming a true college prospect within the next few years. This feature specifically highlights 2025, 2026, and 2027 standouts in a three part series. By: Jennifer Brazelton       2025 | Braden Moore | Georgia Canes 2025 Braden Moore had one......

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OTR Hoops: OTR Sweet 16 Sunday Standouts - May 19, 2024

MARIETTA, Georgia, – The Sweet 16 hosted by On the Radar Hoops gave college coaches from the Southeast a great opportunity to evaluate prospects. Several players earned offers over the weekend. Here is a second look at names who caught the eyes of our evaluators. By: Jonathan Hemingway Will Ilsley – Recruiting Boost – 2025 Ilsley and his teammates from the Recruiting Boost program brought an international flavor to the Sweet 16. The Australian native brings size, athleticism, and skill to the floor. The 6-foot-8 forward showed most production in the ball......

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OTR Hoops: Sweet 16 Saturday Standouts - May 19, 2024

MARIETTA, Georgia, – The Sweet 16 hosted by On the Radar Hoops gave college coaches from the Southeast a great opportunity to evaluate prospects. Several players earned offers over the weekend. Here is a second look at names who caught the eyes of our evaluators. By: Jonathan Hemingway Sawyer Griffin – Team Person – 2025 Griffin should be listed among the top shooters from the event. In a Saturday night game, he connected on eight 3-pointers. At 6-foot-4 he has ideal size to play the wing at the collegiate level. He has......

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OTR Hoops: Sweet Sixteen - Day 2 Standouts and Notes - May 19, 2024

The Live Period is here and, On the Radar Hoops, scouts are flooding the scene across the greater Atlanta area. Teams from across the Southeast region are on full display putting in the hard work. Here is who stood out on Day 2 of the Sweet Sixteen. By: Ross Van De Griek 2026 6-5 CG Kayden Allen (Nightrydas EYBL 2026) Allen, A 6-5 sophomore combo guard burst onto the scene and makes his offensive game look so effortless. Allen showcased his ability to score on all three levels and plays with a......

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