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Chris Lykes is a 5’6 sophomore with serious game

Most players standing 5-foot-6 aren’t serious threats on the hardwood, much less serious college prospects. However, there seem to be a few exceptions to the rule every year. In the class of 2017, Chris Lykes is one of those guys. … Continue reading

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Donovan Mitchell shows why Louisville locked him up early

Donovan Mitchell has long been known for his explosive bounce, but many don’t realize that he has some serious game to go along with it. Over the last year, he has been showing everyone that he is not just an … Continue reading

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Ethan Henderson owns SEC offers before playing high school game

‎While players are being recruited earlier and earlier, it’s still a bit rare that you find a player who owns SEC offers before even stepping foot in a high school class room. Colleges will often times show interest or low … Continue reading

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Dwayne Bacon goes on scoring rampage at Marshall County Hoop Fest

Dwayne Bacon has been putting up numbers for a while. On the AAU circuit, he did it with the Showtime Ballers, putting up 20-plus in virtually every game for the last three years. At the high school level, he posted … Continue reading

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Daniel Giddens is a monster in the paint for Oak Hill Academy

Ever since he was a freshman in high school, Daniel Giddens has simply been a man amongst boys. Standing 6-foot-10 and weighing 240 pounds, he has the size of many big men who are starting in the league right now. … Continue reading

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8th grader Tyger Campbell drops 18 points on national power La Lumiere

Tyger Campbell was buzzing on Twitter after receiving an SEC offer before reaching high school and he showed that Ole Miss made the right decision at the 2014 Marshall County Hoopfest. Matched up against top-10 La Lumiere, Campbell showed that … Continue reading

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Thon Maker showcases perimeter game at Marshall County Hoopfest

One of the things that has always set Thon Maker apart from the rest of the class of 2016 was his simply freakish ability to do work from the perimeter for a center. In fact, there aren’t many 7-footers in … Continue reading

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Skal Labissiere makes case for best in class at Marshall County Hoopfest

We came to the conclusion two years ago that by the time it was all said and done, Skal Labissiere should be right there in the mix for top player in the class of 2015. Mind you, that was still … Continue reading

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2014 Marshall County Hoopfest: Jackson Callaway vs Archbishop Carroll

Watch the nation’s best senior guard, Malik Newman, take on Derrick Jones and Archbishop Carroll from the 2014 Marshall County HoopFest in Kentucky. Jones was ultimately named the game’s MVP, but the scoring machine that is Malik Newman still managed … Continue reading

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Marquise Walker dominates high school comp in first two varsity games

Once a rarity, it is becoming a more common practice for middle school players to make the leap up and play high school basketball. While there are plenty of players throughout the country who are talented enough to make the … Continue reading

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