2019 Basketball without Borders: Top Prospects

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 6:02am

Basketball Without Borders is a speacial event as it allows scouts to get their eyes on a unique blend of players coming from far reaches. Each NBA team was represented at Queen’s University in Charlotte for the BWB event over NBA All Star Weekend to get a look at the young prospective international talent. With a mix of some players that took their first visits to the US, while others are already playing high school ball in the states, here’s a rundown of the talent.

Top Prospects

Mount McKinley

Player of the Week

McKinley Wright IV

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 5:02am

With every week becoming more and more important as the season is winding down, every game has a bit more of a critical eye on the teams. This was just another exciting week in a year full of surprises. Coach K experienced the largest comeback of his career and Michigan State and Tennessee both suffered losses.

As some teams continue to fall and some continue to climb, this is shaping up to be one hell of an ending to the season. After all was said and done this week, here are the Power 16 and Top Five Players of the Week.

That Guy Kyle

Player of the Week

Kyle Guy, Virginia

Bez Dispenser

Player of the Week

Giorgi Bezhanishvili, Illinois

Hot Hand Luke

Player of the Week

Luke Maye, North Carolina

Luke MayeLuke MayeOn Tuesday, North Carolina pounded 114 points on its in-state rival NC State—its most points since 2003. Senior forward Luke Maye scored a season-high 31 points, connecting on 10 of his 15 field goal attempts. He finished perfect from the charity stripe (10-10), and added 12 rebounds, two assists, one block, and one steal to his most impressive performance of the season.

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