Tag Archives: Alex Oriakhi

NHR Top 100: #64 Alex Oriakhi, C, UConn

25 Aug

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 64 – Alex Oriakhi, C, Jr., UConn

In basketball, we love a good cliché. Oriakhi is a winner and a grinder. There, I feel better. Cliché is out of the way for the day.

Truth be told, Oriakhi is exactly the cliché used to describe him. He won in high school. He’s been sized up for a National Championship ring. Oriakhi has also been on teams that no one really gave much of a chance. His blue collar work (crap, there’s another cliché) is an anchoring point to that team’s success. Continue reading

USA Basketball adds three impressive coaches to World University team tryout camp

21 Jul

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Three of the best young college basketball coaches in the country are taking their talents to USA Basketball at the end of the month. Continue reading

What to watch for at the LeBron James Skills Academy

6 Jul

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The first day of the evaluation period starts today and if you are wondering where the top head coaches in America are, look no further than Akron, Ohio for the LeBron James Skills Academy. Continue reading