Basketball Society’s own Evan Anderson became the 14th 1,000-point scorer in the history of Wesley College (DE) in the team’s home opener on Tuesday night. The senior guard finished with 18 points in Wesley’s 95-56 blowout win over Lancaster Bible. View this post on Instagram Our boy got that 1k stamp last night!! Big love
School: USC Year: Freshman Height/Weight: 6’6, 217 lbs Strengths: One of Kevin Porter’s biggest strengths is his strength! At 217 lbs. his size is comparable to wings such as Jimmy Butler and DeMar DeRozan. Porter has a lot of positional strength at his disposal which is apparent on drives like this where he can get out
Every year during the NBA Draft, there are one or two guys that teams overlook. They either look too much into the analytics or question their initial opinion of the players. Josh Hart, Isaiah Thomas, We are afraid that Carsen Edwards is going to fall into that same class. People will call him too small, not
One of college basketball’s best traditions, the week of Thanksgiving features a boatload of great tournaments that gives fans a ton of opportunities to watch some quality early season basketball. With so many tournaments out there, I’ve picked out the five best and summarized the field and predicted a winner and tournament MVP for each.
School: Oregon Year: Freshman Height/Weight: 7’3, 235 lbs Strengths: Bol Bol is so skilled. He has a smooth jumper and can actually take opponents off the dribble. A lot of times you’ll watch him play and completely forget that he’s 7’3!!! That’s truly something you want to hear about a young player with his stature. And one
Fans flocked to the Liacouras Center on a frigid Friday night to watch their Temple Owls upend the Loyola (MD.) Greyhounds 81 to 67 in what proved to be a wire-to-wire victory for the Owls. The Owls were powered by their two high-scoring guards in Shizz Alston Jr. (18 points) and Quinton Rose (16 points),
School: Syracuse Year: Sophomore Height/Weight: 6’8, 210 lbs Strengths: Oshae Brissett is a tremendous athlete who is at his best playing aggressive and attacking the rim. His height and wingspan make him a great fit on the wing in Jim Boeheim’s 2-3 zone, and also allows him to comfortably shoot jumpers over smaller opponents. He
School: Tennessee Year: Senior Height/Weight: 6’6, 241 lbs Strengths: Admiral Schofield is a beast. He’s one of the more physical players you will ever see in college basketball. His size enables him to defend multiple positions, he could realistically defend the 2-4 positions at the next level. Schofield can defend both on the perimeter and in the
After nearly two weeks of Atlantic 10 basketball, enthusiasm is low on the potential for this conference. Three teams remain defeated and most teams have already suffered a bad loss on their tournament resume. Davidson, St. Joseph’s, and Saint Louis still look like potential NCAA Tournament teams, but the rest of the conference remains unpredictable.
School: Tennessee Year: Junior Height/Weight: 6’7, 236 lbs Strengths: The reigning SEC player of the year has many strengths in his offensive game. Williams mostly operates on the blocks and short corners. He is very physical and seems to always get a good post-up position for an entry pass by using his big body and spinning off