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NHR Top 100: #28 Trevor Mbakwe, PF, Minnesota

3 Nov

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By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 28 – Trevor Mbakwe, PF, Sr., Minnesota

Mbakwe played for Matt Painter and USA Basketball over the summer and the Purdue coach recalled an interesting moment regarding the Gopher big man. Continue reading

Woodberry to follow AAU teammates?

10 Aug

By Brian Flinn
National Hoops Report

One of the fastest rising players in the class of 2102 is Adam Woodbury. The Iowan native had one of the most impressive spring/summers in recent memory. Continue reading

Wisconsin: Sleeper state for HS talent

18 Jul

By Danny Hazan
National Hoops Report

When running through a list of high school hoops hotbeds, one may rattle off 10 different states before considering Wisconsin.

But these days that would be a gross oversight, and if the classes of 2013 and 2014 are any indication, the state formerly known nationally for it’s cheese and Brett Favre will have a new reputation among basketball fans. Continue reading

Ranking the ACC/Big Ten Challenge games

14 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The ACC-Big Ten Challenge was last month and truth be told, the match-ups are not the most enticing as they have been in year’s past.

The talent in the middle isn’t as a strong as it has been for both conferences. Because of that, the overall challenge doesn’t jump out as a must-see series.

Everyone loves rankings. So why not rank the games from worst to first in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge? Continue reading

Season highlights: Minnesota

26 May