Tag Archives: Andre Drummond

Midnight Madness #Dunkage from the freshmen firm of Drummond & Boatright

15 Oct

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

So how does Andre Drummond, one of the top five college freshmen in America, spend his first night in college basketball? Easy. He’s bending rims in Storrs. The UConn Huskies opened the season off with their version of Midnight Madness and the big man stole the show. Continue reading

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2011-2012 Preseason NHR All-Freshmen Team

11 Oct


By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

There are fewer things in college basketball that get fans riled up as much as incoming freshmen. They can do no wrong, in the eyes of the rooters. There are, at times, impact rookies that can change the dynamic of a team and lead a program deep into the NCAA tournament.

There are some freshmen that take the nation by storm in their only year of collegiate hoops. There are others that use year one in college to spring board them into several other years of greatness as an amateur. Continue reading

The chase keeps on Drummond

3 Aug

Pro or college? That's the question for Andre Drummond.

By Brian Flinn
National Hoops Report

Andre Drummond is one of the top players in the class of 2012, so why aren’t more head coaches recruiting the big man? Continue reading

adidas Nations team released

2 Aug

Andre Drummond is one of the headliners for the 2011 adidas Nations. (PHOTO: adidas)

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The three best seniors in high school basketball headline the fifth annual adidas Nations global experience, which is this weekend at the HAX Athletic Club in Los Angeles. Continue reading

Separation in Sin City

23 Jul

Shabazz Muhammad was outstanding on opening day in Las Vegas. He impressed everyone. (Photo: adidas)

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Vegas week has traditionally been the time where amazing happens for prep basketball. Judging by all of the reports, this year’s Vegas week started off with an emphatic bang. Continue reading

Vegas #Dunkage

22 Jul

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

My man Eric Bossi is at the adidas Super 64 today for the first day of action in Las Vegas. He was courtside for the Andre Drummond vs. Isaiah Austin battle. The pair are the top two big men in the class of 2012. It was an all Drummond affair, judging Bossi’s tweets. Continue reading

Just a Minute: July 8

8 Jul

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Day two of the July evaluation period is in the books and the under the radar guys are emerging, the head coaches are in Akron, a power broker pulls a bold move and one hard-working assistant coach was given a not-so-nice gift for a July birthday present. Continue reading

Gentleman, start your recruiting

5 Jul

Decisions made over the next week and a half can be the difference between a trip to the NCAA tournament or your pink slip. (Photo: ESPN.com)

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

I am back from my long vacation and boy do I have a long list of catching up to do. Let’s get right to it. Continue reading

Just a Minute: June 13

13 Jun

John Wall broke out at the Rbk U camp in 2007. He was one of the best come from nowhere stories ever.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report


Welcome to the week and welcome to this week’s Just a Minute. Help coming to Joplin, Missouri through basketball, who really “misses” – coaches or recruiting services, when John Wall emerged and more are all touched upon. Continue reading

The story of the Pangos battle of the big men

4 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Andre Drummond and Isaiah Austin, the top two big men in the class of 2012, went head-to-head at the Pangos camp on Friday night. The match-up could decide the number one spot in the class. Here’s how the story played out on Twitter, according to the throng of national writers at the Los Angeles event from start to finish. Continue reading