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Updated Midwest Region Top 20 Rankings

We go 20 deep from five separate regions of the nation. During the season, we rank 100 teams and nobody across the country ranks as many teams as StudentSportsBasketball.com. No. 1 teams are Oak Hill Academy (East), Montverde Academy (Southeast), Chicago Whitney Young (Midwest), Galena North Shore (Southwest) and Rainier Beach (West).

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New 2014 Hoop Scoop Player Rankings

Grassroots Hoops presents the Hoop Scoop national player rankings, one of the most credible and longest running player rankings in the industry. The new Top 100 for the Class of 2014 shows power forward and Mr. Basketball USA front-runner Cliff Alexander of Curie (Chicago) as the nation’s top-ranked prospect.   Please be sure to bookmark hoopscooponline.com and […]

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Whitney Young Bounces Back

In game televised by ESPN2, Whitney Young (Chicago) travels to Minnesota and snaps the 35-game winning streak of Apple Valley (Minn.). Mr. Basketball USA candidate Jahlil Okafor dominates inside with 22 points and 15 rebounds in matchup against future Duke teammate Tyus Jones.

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Early Signing Period Extravaganza

In one of the most spectacular Early Signing Period afternoons ever in the history of college basketball recruiting, four of the nation’s top six prospects pledged their allegiances on Friday. We break down the commits with some quick analysis.

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Package Deals: An Inside Look

Since Jahlil Okafor and good friend Tyus Jones have indicated they will play together in college, we decided to take an in-depth look at some of the most (in)famous college basketball recruiting Package Deals over the years. Okafor and Jones are not the first All-American duo that specifically indicated they would play together and ultimately […]

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Preseason FAB 50: (16-30)

We continue our preseason Student Sports FAB 50 national team rankings release with an in-depth look at teams No. 16-30. We began with teams No. 31-50 on Friday and our final installment will be teams No. 1-15 on Monday evening, November 4.

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Updated 2014 Hoop Scoop Player Rankings

Grassroots Hoops presents the Hoop Scoop national player rankings, one of the longest running player rankings in the industry. The updated Top 100 for the Class of 2014 shows small forward Stanley Johnson as the nation’s top-ranked player.  

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Grassroots Hoops Presents Hoop Scoop Rankings

Student Sports presents the Hoop Scoop national player rankings, one of the longest running player rankings in the industry. The updated Top 100 for the Class of 2014 shows small forward Stanley Johnson as the nation’s top-ranked player.  

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What Do Player Rankings Mean?

The player rankings of the recruiting networks have been updated now that the fall evaluation period is in full swing. What do they mean? For those that thought they played well enough to crack the rankings, but didn’t make it or dropped, Grassroots Hoops examines what may have been the cause. 

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Quick Shots: Recruiting Process Blues

We take a quick look at the latest happenings in the world of high school basketball in our Quick Shots feature. Student Sports’ returning National Junior of the Year is bothered by recruiting process and prominent grassroots club founder indicted on federal drug charges.

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