Swider Breaks St. Andrew’s Scoring Record

Swider Breaks St. Andrew’s Scoring Record

Posted Sunday, January 21st, 2018

St. Andrew's senior forward Cole Swider scored 36 points in Sunday's 91-81 win over Vermont Academy at the NEPSAC AA Classic and in so doing became the all-time leading scorer in school history. The previous mark of 2442 was set by former UConn guard Tony Robertson nearly 20 years ago. In that time St. Andrew's has produced other stars including Rakim Sanders, Michael Carter-Williams, and Bonzie Colson among others. Appropriately, Swider broke the record with a pull-up three from the… READ MORE >

Colleges committing for #E75 Academic Experience

Posted Saturday, January 20th, 2018

The fourth annual Elite 75 Academic Experience is still eight weeks away but already college coaches are lining up to work the event. One of the things that separates the #E75 from other showcase style events is that we can guarantee exposure by putting together an event staff made up of the very coaches that prospects are hoping to impress. To that end, active coaches from the following schools have all committed to working the event - Williams College, Middlebury… READ MORE >

Stu Jackson joins the Upside Podcast

Stu Jackson joins the Upside Podcast

Posted Friday, January 19th, 2018

The Big East's senior associate commissioner for men's basketball, Stu Jackson, is the latest guest of the Upside Podcast. Prior to joining the Big East, Jackson was the Executive Vice-President of Basketball Operations for the NBA and that position came after two decades of working in both the NBA and college basketball. A former player at Oregon and Seattle, Jackson was an early star in the coaching business resulting in a spot as Rick Pitino's top assistant at Providence College… READ MORE >

Timberlake on a Tear

Timberlake on a Tear

Posted Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Kimball Union Academy post-graduate Nick Timberlake has been taking his game to new levels in recent weeks and college coaches are now starting to pay attention. The Braintree High School graduate has gone now gone for 30+ points in each of his last three games. The streak began ten days ago at Loomis Chaffee School when he went for a game high 32 points in a 78-77 loss. He was back at it four days later when KUA played the… READ MORE >

Local Teams Featured in Prep Circuit Power 10

Local Teams Featured in Prep Circuit Power 10

Posted Thursday, January 18th, 2018

New England has four of the top six prep school programs in the country according to Prep Circuit's Post-Grad 10, which was released on Wednesday. While Scotland Campus Sports and Massanutten Military Academy occupy the top two spots in the poll, the next four all go to local programs with Woodstock Academy coming in at 3, Putnam Science Academy at 4, Northfield Mount Hermon at 5, and Brewster Academy at 6. Hargrave Military Academy, IMG Academy, CBD Montverde, and Fork… READ MORE >

Shittu is a McDonald’s All-American

Shittu is a McDonald’s All-American

Posted Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Vermont Academy forward Simisola Shittu was one of 24 high school seniors from around the country to be named McDonald's All-Americans on Tuesday afternoon. The announcements were made on ESPN's The Jump. Shittu is the first McDonald's All-American selected from the New England region since 2013 when both Noah Vonleh and Wayne Selden were selected for the nation's most prestigious all-star game. McDonald's does not consider any fifth year players eligible for the game and so Shittu was the only… READ MORE >

HoopHall Classic - New England Standouts

HoopHall Classic - New England Standouts

Posted Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

The Spalding Hoophall Classic wrapped up on Monday night at Springfield College, bringing an end to arguably the nation’s premier high school event. While the Hoophall brought some of the very best prospects and teams from across the country to Springfield, it also provided a forum for some of New England’s best to standout. Here’s a look at the five prospects who seized the opportunity. 1. Tyler Bertram, Vermont Academy Playing without both Simi Shittu and Thornton Scott, Vermont Academy… READ MORE >

Perry Goes for 52 at BABC Prep Classic

Perry Goes for 52 at BABC Prep Classic

Posted Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Woodstock Academy post-graduate and Brighton High School graduate Tyrone Perry exploded on Saturday in his return to Boston as he went off for 52 points and 13 three-pointers in a 116-90 win over Tilton at the BABC Prep Classic. Perry's performance earned him an offer from St. Bonaventure, who joined Fordham to become the second Atlantic 10 School to offer him a scholarship, following the game. Perry did not hold a division I scholarship offer upon his high school graduation.… READ MORE >

The Return of HoopRootz!

The Return of HoopRootz!

Posted Friday, January 12th, 2018

The New England Recruiting Report is both excited and proud to announce that HoopRootz will return later this month. HoopRootz was founded by A.J. Stokes in 2011 and quickly evolved into the foremost authority for junior elite basketball in New England and beyond. With unmatched passion and creativity, HoopRootz was able to promote the game at the developmental levels and recognize early talent through event recaps, numerous social media platforms, video, and much more. HoopRootz will strive to live up… READ MORE >

McDonald’s Announces Nominees

McDonald’s Announces Nominees

Posted Friday, January 12th, 2018

Nominees were announced for the 2018 McDonald's All-American Games on Tuesday. Players were nominated by their high school coaches, athletic directors, principals, and members of the McDonald's All-American Games Selection Committee according to a press release. The New England Recruiting Report no longer participates in the nomination process. The final rosters for the 2018 McDonald's All-American Games will be released on Tuesday, January 16th and the 41st annual McDonald's All-American Game will take place on Wednesday, March 28th in Atlanta… READ MORE >

Pages: 1 2 3