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EA Sports Maui Invitational: Top Prospects

Fri, 11/23/2012 - 12:10am

This year's EA Sports Maui Invitational had some highly competitive contests highlighted by a dramatic last second game winning three by Butler's Rotnei Clark to defeat Marquette and a shocking Butler win over UNC, in which they held a 30 point lead at one point. While it was disappointing for NBA scouts as few unheralded prospects surfaced, and the talent level was down from past years, it was an exciting event nonetheless. Here is a look at the top 5 prospects from my viewpoint after watching the event first hand and speaking with scouts.