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Basketball Society’s Top Performers at Big Shots Top 100 Southeast Event

On Sept. 23, we at Basketball Society had the pleasure of covering Big Shots Top 100 Southeast event in Rock Hill, South Carolina. The event was held at York Comprehensive (SC) High alongside ESPN’s National Director of Recruiting and player rankings, Paul Biancardi. Here are Basketball Society’s top performers from the event. @PaulBiancardi doing some 4 on

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Chimezie Metu

Chimezie Metu Scouting Report

Name: Chimezie Metu School: University of Southern California Year: Junior Height/Weight: 6’8, 210 lbs   Strengths: Metu is a rangy athlete and an impactful specimen at his size. Aside from his sheer frame and length, he has solid mechanics in his game. He’s active, understands where to be on the floor, and he runs the floor with purpose. Metu

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Theo Pinson

Theo Pinson Scouting Report

Name: Theo Pinson School: University of North Carolina Year: Senior Height/Weight: 6’6″, 211 lbs   Strengths: Theo Pinson’s strength comes in his defensive prowess. He can be a pest on the defensive side of the ball making things difficult for the best scorer of the opposing team. He get’s up in the ball handler, plays

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DJ Hogg

DJ Hogg Scouting Report

Name: DJ Hogg School: Texas A&M Year: Junior Height/Weight: 6’9, 215 lbs   Strengths: DJ Hogg is one of the best shooters in the NCAA at 6’8 or taller. His height gives him the ability to shoot over the top of most defenders given that he is a small forward and most SFs in the NCAA are closer to

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Robert Williams

Robert Williams Scouting Report

Name: Robert Williams School: Texas A&M Year: Sophomore Height/Weight: 6’9, 235 lbs   Strengths: Robert Williams is an unbelievable athlete. Whether it is a put-back dunk or a help-side emphatic block, Robert Williams is always a player that can make plays that leave you in awe. He’s ruthless on the boards and can leap over the defender to easily

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Rawle Alkins

Rawle Alkins Scouting Report

Name: Rawle Alkins School: University of Arizona Year: Sophomore Height/Weight: 6’5, 220 lbs   Strengths: Rawle Alkins has the physical tools to allow him to be a great defender. His athleticism, strength, and motor combine to make a player fit for any defensive scheme. Not only does he have the physical keys, but his defensive IQ is more than

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Cassius Winston

Cassius Winston Scouting Report

Name: Cassius Winston School: Michigan State Year: Sophomore Height/Weight: 6’0, 185 lbs   Strengths:  In limited time last season, Cassius Winston showed that he will be key for the next three years as a potential elite floor general for Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans. Winston was under the radar, averaging only 6.7 points per game on 42%

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Nick Ward

Nick Ward Scouting Report

Name: Nick Ward School: Michigan State University Year: Sophomore Height/Weight: 6’8, 250 lbs   Strengths: Nick Ward was overshadowed in his freshman year but will surely be a name scouts will be intrigued by for the 2018 season. What he may lack in physical ability he makes up with a high energy, high IQ game on both sides of

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Joel Berry

Joel Berry II Scouting Report

Name: Joel Berry II School: North Carolina University Year: Senior Height/Weight: 6’0”, 195 lbs   Strengths: Joel Berry II is a solid player who has some traits of a traditional point guard. He’s very strong with the ball and isn’t fazed much when faced with pressure. He’s confident with the rock and very poised. Berry

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Miles Bridges

Miles Bridges Scouting Report

Name: Miles Bridges School: Michigan State University Year: Sophomore Height/Weight: 6’7, 229 lbs   Strengths:  Miles Bridges is an elite – level athlete with an incredible amount of versatility on both sides of the floor. He averaged almost 17 points per game for Tom Izzo as a freshman and was the biggest name who chose to stay for another year

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