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2015 recruiting

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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

  4. Report: 2015 shooting guard Matt McQuaid de-commits from SMU

    Jul 20, 2014, 6:46 PM EDT

    Larry Brown

    McQuaid’s de-commitment leaves SMU with one verbal pledge in its 2015 recruiting class.

  5. Report: 2015 phenom Ben Simmons fully committed to attending LSU

    Jul 20, 2014, 5:39 PM EDT

    Ben Simmons (Kelly Kline/Under Armour)

    Apparently there were some questions at the Peach Jam regarding the possibility of Simmons returning to Australia in 2015 to play professionally instead of attending LSU.

  6. Four-star power forward Ray Spalding commits to Louisville

    Jul 20, 2014, 2:36 PM EDT

    AP

    It’s the second commit for Rick Pitino this week.

  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. Four-star point guard Jimmy Whitt throws down twice at Under Armour Finals (VIDEO)

    Jul 20, 2014, 9:45 AM EDT

    Under Armour

    The 6-foot-2 point guard is ranked No. 52 overall by Rivals.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. Report: Sprained hand to sideline five-star guard Malik Newman for Peach Jam

    Jul 16, 2014, 9:20 PM EDT

    Malik Newman (Getty Images)

    A hand injury suffered last week will sideline Newman, who is also scheduled to take part in the USA U-17 training camp next week.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. Seven takeaways from the LeBron James Skills Academy

    Jul 14, 2014, 12:09 AM EDT

    Sam Dekker, Julius Randle

    Sam Dekker and Stanley Johnson were among the college standouts, with Ben Simmons, Ivan Rabb and Cheick Diallo leading the way for the high school players.

  16. Five-star small forward Ray Smith commits to Arizona

    Jul 13, 2014, 9:53 PM EDT

    Kelly Kline/Under Armour

    The addition of the five-star wing is an important one for Arizona, especially considering the possibilities for current Cats Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Stanley Johnson.

  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. Torn ACL to sideline 2015 prospect Ray Smith for remainder of summer

    Jul 12, 2014, 4:40 PM EDT

    adidas

    The five-star forward remains a priority recruit for ten programs despite going down with the injury on Thursday.

  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. 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.

  21. 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.

  22. Five-star wing Brandon Ingram elevates his play during July

    Jul 11, 2014, 7:40 PM EDT

    (adidas)

    Brandon Ingram has played at a higher level to open the July live evaluation period.