Tag Archives: Northwestern

NHR Top 100: #29 John Shurna, PF, Northwestern

3 Nov

PHOTO: Getty Images

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 29 – John Shurna, PF, Sr., Northwestern

The Most Interesting Man in the World, he is not. In fact, John Shurna looks like a kid you’d see on Sunday helping his grandmother out of the family van in a church parking lot. He looks like the nicest of guys. Not that there is anything wrong with that. 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: Northwestern

13 Jun

Just a Minute: June 6

6 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

It was a crazy weekend of prep hoops nationwide with several camps taking place. I’ll tackle those topics later in the day. What else has happened in the world of college and high school hoops? I jump into the June news with this week’s Just a Minute. Continue reading

Top 10 withdrawals from NBA Draft

12 May

Xavier should be a major contender nationally thanks to the return of Tu Holloway.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

After dipping their toes in the waters of the NBA Draft, 25 players officially withdrew their names this week. Which programs benefited the most? Here are the top 10 returning players from the NBA Draft early entry list. Continue reading