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  1. Mixtape of 2016 five-star guard Malik Monk (VIDEO)

    Jul 22, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    (USA Baketball)

    Is this the best high school mixtape since Seventh Woods?

  2. DePaul forward DeJuan Marrero to transfer to Chipola College

    Jul 21, 2014, 11:43 PM EDT

    marrero

    DePaul redshirt freshman forward DeJuan Marrero will play his sophomore season at Chipola.

  3. Malik Newman, Ivan Rabb, Jayson Tatum, Malik Monk among 33 members battling for USA U17 roster spots this week

    Jul 21, 2014, 10:00 PM EDT

    Malik Newman (Getty Images)

    The USA U17 tryouts have a lot of big names and it will also be important for the last week of the July live evaluation period.

  4. Peach Jam mixtape for five-star 2015 guard Isaiah Briscoe (VIDEO)

    Jul 21, 2014, 9:00 PM EDT

    (Scott Phillips/NBCSports.com)

    Isaiah Briscoe helped lead the New Jersey Playaz to a title at Peach Jam.

  5. Four-star Class of 2016 guard Bruce Brown gave up football to focus on basketball

    Jul 21, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT

    (Scott Phillips/NBCSports.com)

    Bruce Brown was a promising two-sport athlete, but gave up football to focus on basketball.

  6. Seven (more) Takeaways from Nike’s Peach Jam

    Jul 21, 2014, 4:45 PM EDT

    NikeEYB

    Seven additional thoughts on Nike’s Peach Jam, including Ben Simmons’ one weakness, Malik Monk and how college coaches look at parents

  7. Five-star 2016 forward Dedric Lawson commits to Memphis

    Jul 20, 2014, 10:52 AM EDT

    Nike

    He is the second Lawson brother to commit to the Tigers.

  8. Notre Dame gets 2015 commitment from forward Elijah Burns

    Jul 19, 2014, 5:15 PM EDT

    Notre Dame v Miami

    Notre Dame added another commitment during the July live period with forward Elijah Burns.

  9. NCAA gets rid of name-likeness release form for student-athletes

    Jul 18, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT

    Mark Emmert

    Facing mounting pressure, the NCAA is removing the name-likeness form for student-athletes.

  10. Five-star 2016 guard Malik Monk dunks on defender at Peach Jam (VIDEO)

    Jul 18, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT

    (USA Baketball)

    Arkansas native Malik Monk puts down a nasty dunk off a spin move.

  11. Ben Simmons proves he’s No. 1 in 2015 with Thursday night’s performance

    Jul 18, 2014, 10:00 AM EDT

    Ben Simmons (Kelly Kline/Under Armour)

    After Thursday night’s performance at the Peach Jam, Ben Simmons is the clear No. 1 player in America.

  12. UAA Finals Recap: Diamond Stone has a solid night, Josh Jackson struggles, Team Breakdown is loaded

    Jul 17, 2014, 9:30 AM EDT

    (Kelly Kline/Under Armour)

    The Under Armour Association’s The Finals tipped off in Suwanee, Georgia last night and Diamond Stone came out strong.

  13. Report: Bill Self talked to Cleveland Cavaliers about head coaching vacancy

    Jul 14, 2014, 10:55 PM EDT

    Bill Self

    Bill Self had preliminary talks with the Cleveland Cavaliers about their head coaching vacancy this summer.

  14. From Sudan, to Australia, to Louisville: Deng Adel’s journey to America

    Jul 14, 2014, 9:25 PM EDT

    (adidas)

    Deng Adel has traveled a long way to reach his current status as a Louisville commit.

  15. Colorado State adds former Oregon wing Fred Richardson III

    Jul 14, 2014, 7:37 PM EDT

    (Colorado State Athletics)

    Colorado State added former Oregon guard Fred Richardson III from the junior college ranks.

  16. Seven takeaways from the adidas Unrivaled Camp

    Jul 14, 2014, 5:40 PM EDT

    (adidas)

    Some thoughts on the week at the adidas Unrivaled Camp in Chicago.

  17. adidas Unrivaled Camp Day 3 Recap: Jaylen Brown/Brandon Ingram II was special, Kobi Simmons, Deng Adel have strong days

    Jul 13, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT

    (adidas)

    The rematch of five-star wings Jaylen Brown and Brandon Ingram lived up to the hype on Saturday night while Kobi Simmons and Deng Adel also had strong days.

  18. Class of 2016 No. 1 prospect Josh Jackson transferring from Detroit to California for next season

    Jul 12, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

    (Scott Phillips/NBC Sports)

    The Class of 2016′s No. 1 prospect, Detroit wing Josh Jackson, is transferring to California for his next high school season.

  19. USA Basketball experience motivates five-star big man Chase Jeter

    Jul 12, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

    (adidas)

    Chase Jeter was initially cut from the USA Basketball U18 team, but he was placed back on the team after a teammate had to drop out and he’s used the experience to motivate him this summer.

  20. Alabama guard Retin Obasohan undergoes ankle surgery

    Jul 12, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT

    Trevor Releford, Retin Obasohan

    Alabama guard Retin Obasohan had surgery on his left ankle, but should be back before the season.

  21. Minnesota gets commitment from four-star 2015 guard Kevin Dorsey

    Jul 12, 2014, 11:47 AM EDT

    (Scott Phillips/NBCSports.com)

    Minnesota landed a point guard commitment from Virginia native Kevin Dorsey.

  22. adidas Unrivaled Camp Day 2: Chase Jeter outplays Carlton Bragg in a battle of five-star big men

    Jul 12, 2014, 10:00 AM EDT

    (Scott Phillips/NBCSports.com)

    Five-star big man Chase Jeter was the major story on Friday at Day 2 of the adidas Unrivaled Camp in Chicago as the Las Vegas big man went to work.