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January 10th, 2018

Mustang Madness Recap

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 5:58am

TheGrindSession season is underway with the fifth annual Mustang Madness taking place. Although it didn’t have some of the star power provided in previous years, there were still top prospects in competitive matchups.

Terry Armstrong 6’5 170 SG – Bella Vista Prep 2019

January 8th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 8:08pm

The With so many top teams getting upset, the top 3 is completely shaken up with Villanova (7), West Virginia (5) and Virginia (14), all sitting at 14-1, moving into the top 3.

Blue Bloods Arizona, Kentucky and North Carolina all fell out of the Power 16 this week with tough losses. College basketball is back in full swing following the holidays.

January 4th

2018 Extended Mock Draft 2.0

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:00pm

At the midway point college season, with the 2018 NBA draft just six months away the list of top prospects appears to be taking shape. But then again, will this year's draft see another immense talent like Donovan Mitchell materialize out of thin air? Here is a look at our extended mock 2.0, entering the new year.

January 1st

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 1:18pm

The last two weeks saw many surprising outcomes amongst ranked teams. There are no more undefeated teams remaining in the NCAA as TCU, Arizona State, Villanova, and Miami all lost. A national powerhouse fell to a mid-major team and all together half of the teams from the last Power 16 suffered losses.

December 18th, 2017

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 2:18pm

Coming off of the craziest week of the basketball season, it’s only right that were followed up by one of the least exciting. With many schools being in finals week for classes, there were a limited number of games on the lineup this week. UNC vs Tennessee was the only game where AP ranked opponents faced off against each other.

December 16th

Top 20 Freshman Prospects

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 6:08am

Due to so many high level bigs in this year's freshmen class, this year's draft has been dubbed, the Year of the Big. Here is a look at the top 20 of an extremely deep and talented crop of freshmen.

1. DeAndre Ayton – Arizona – Freshman – 7’1” – 255lbs
PPG: 20.5, RPG: 11.9, APG: 1.6, FG%: 60.9, 3P%: 28.6, FT%: 69.4, 1.3 BPG

December 11th

European Stock Watch

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 2:18pm

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Luka Doncic (99', 6-7, PG/SG, Slovenia, Real Madrid)

December 10th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 6:09am

In what turned out to be the craziest week of the year, the Power 16 sees a lot of changes. From last week’s Power 16, nine teams suffered losses, some teams more than just one. Kansas and Florida both faced multiple losses, previous #1 Duke lost, and Arizona seemed to be the powerhouse everyone expected at the season’s start.

December 6th

Marshall County Hoop Fest

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 12:40pm

Marshall County Hoop Fest once again featured top teams and exciting matchups. Here’s a rundown of some of the top players and their performances.

Bol Bol 7-2 225 PF/C – Findlay Prep 2018 (Oregon)

December 3rd

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 8:51am

This week saw 6 games where ranked opponents faced off against one another. Xavier was one of the big winners of the week winning games against Baylor and Cincinnati while Baylor was less fortunate dropping games to Xavier and Wichita State. USC and Louisville both lost games to unranked opponents lowering their spot in the rankings. Arizona State has begun to look impressive giving them a spot in the Top 20.