Archive - 2012

April 16th

April 15th

2012 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament: Day 3 Recap

Mon, 04/16/2012 - 7:39am

Kim EnglishKim EnglishMissouri’s Kim English impressed once again on Friday. The wiry shooting guard (measured 6'3"3/4 barefoot,190.8 lbs, and with a 6'7" wingspan) found teammate Eric Griffin early on with a pinpoint post entry that led to an easy. English understands angles and spacing well in the half court – he pumped faked before putting the ball on the deck trying to find Griffin and eventually relocated below FT line extended to feed the ball down low, c

Tony Mitchell To Return to North Texas

Mon, 04/16/2012 - 6:53am

Tony MitchellTony MitchellWe previously reported that Tony Mitchell would declare for the draft. Our report turned out to be false. We would like to issue an apology to Tony Mitchell and North Texas.

A source close to the situation told on Monday that North Texas' forward Tony Mitchell will leave for the NBA Draft this year.

The decision makes sense as within the past few days, head coach Johnny Jones took the LSU job.

Nerlens Noel Interview

Sun, 04/15/2012 - 7:57pm

6'11 shot blocker extraordinare and Kentucky commit Nerlens Noel is the number one rated recruit according to a number of services including ESPN and We caught up with Nerlens last week during the Nike Hoop Summit.

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You got a late start on the event, I understand you had some school related obligations?

April 14th

2012 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament: Measurements

Sat, 04/14/2012 - 12:44pm
Player Height (no shoes) Weight Wingspan
Larry Anderson 6'3"3/4 210.6 6'10"

April 13th

April 12th

2012 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament: Day 2 Recap

Fri, 04/13/2012 - 4:10am

JaMychal GreenJaMychal GreenDay two of the 60th annual P.I.T. kicked off with an afternoon matchup between Wednesday night’s losing teams as Norfolk Sports Club and K&D Rounds Landscaping vied for a spot in Saturday’s Consolation Bracket final. Sparked by the fiery competitiveness of point man Charlie Westbrook (South Dakota), who chipped in a workmanlike 15 pts.

Florida freshman Bradley Beal headed to NBA

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April 11th

NBA Mock Draft 3.0

Thu, 04/12/2012 - 9:58am

The 2012 Hoop Summit took place last weekend in Portland, during which three of's talent evaluators took a break from scouting to put together a first round mock draft. We took turns, taking into account team needs for every selection. Tyler Ingle went first, Mike Visenberg second and Aran Smith third.