Blessed with a rare wingspan and unique timing, Mohamed Bamba is one of the Top 5 recruits in the Class of 2017. He was a big reason his AAU squad -the PSA Cardinals-reached the finals of the the 2016 Nike Peach Jam in North Augusta, South Carolina.
Putnam Science Academy (Conn.) SG Hamidou Diallo solidified his standing as a Top 10 national recruit during the 2016 Nike Peach Jam. Playing for his AAU squad -the NY Rens- he averaged 21.6 points, 6.2 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.5 steals during the week.
Rising senior Michael Porter (No. 1 pictured) was named co-MVP of last week's Nike Peach Jam in North Augusta, South Carolina after averaging 26.4 points per game and 11.4 rebounds for AAU squad Mokan Elite. He has since moved up in 247Sports.com's rankings to the number one overall prospect for 2017. Porter will play his senior year with his brother, Jontay, at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle, Washington.
Many expected former Connecticut PF-C Andre Drummond to take the circuitous route of prep level ball and head to the NBA after just one season. Instead, the Oakdale, Connecticut native decided to take his unique talent down the road to play for the national champions and 10 points per game and 7.6 rebounds during his only season on campus. Drummond was the ninth pick of the 2012 NBA Draft (Detroit Pistons) and he became an NBA All-Star for the first time in 2015-16.
Sports and music come together effortlessly in artist Prentice Church's (Collection Plate Music) vision for the sport of basketball. Church's video -quite aptly named "Hoop"- is the latest backdrop in his wide array of musical versatility.
Throughout his one year on Duke's campus, Justise Winslow showcased extreme positional versatility. We go inside his diverse game in our video spotlight.
Former Kentucky twin guards Andrew and Aaron Harrison both were centerpieces in back-to-back Final Four appearances for the Wildcats. We go full court on their impressive games in our video breakdown.
One of the few players to be labeled a double-double machine in the 2014 NBA Draft, who does Kentucky PF Julius Randle compare to at the next level? We break down his game in our imagery spotlight. Could he be a possibility for the Jazz in the first round?
Syracuse's C.J. Fair averaged a career-high in points per game in 2013-14 a year after helping lead the Orangemen to the 2013 NCAA Men's Final Four. We break down his game in our video on the former All-Big East/ACC standout.
A year after leading his team to the 2013 NCAA Men's Final Four, Wichita State's Cleanthony Early averaged 16.4 points per game and 5.9 rebounds in 2013-14. Troy Jefferson breaks down the star in DraftNasty's Hidden Gems section of its 2014 NBA-MLB Draft Guide. We give you an inside look at the Shockers former standout.