Mansfield, Texas — The Prep Hoops Next Lonestar State Showdown consists of a wide margin of talent that filled the gym and produced various high-scoring games. Here we take a look at prospects with some of the most impressive and…
Mansfield, Texas — The Prep Hoops Next Lonestar State Showdown consists of a wide margin of talent that filled the gym and produced various high-scoring games. Here we take a look at prospects with some of the most impressive and most polished ball skills.
Lander Burkhalter | Southern Oklahoma, OK | Oklahoma Intensity 2027
Lander Burkhalter continuously shook defenders with his killer left to right crossover. Burkhalter showed the ability to play in fast and slow-paced games, operating well against fullcourt pressure as well as in a halfcourt setting where he was able to set his offense up and find his big man down low. Burkhalter found open space wherever it might be, often passing or cutting through the lane to the corner for the three-ball.
Lance Racy | Shreveport, LA | Louisiana Cardinals 2027 Red
Speedy first step, deceptive footwork, and slippery off the dribble. Lance Racy really impressed with his shooting touch and shot-making abilities from all three levels of the floor. Good shooting mechanics on his jumpers from deep and also his interior floaters. Racy shot it with great balance and a high arcing release, strong enough to fire from beyond the arc without pushing or catapulting the shot to the rim.
Tony Okorodudu | Dallas, TX | Southern Assault 2029 Select
Tony Okorodudu had the ball on a string, he was such a terrific ball-handler that had no trouble creating separation and keeping his defenders off balance. Okorodudu shredded defenses with tremendous use of behind-the-back and crossover dribbles, constantly turning his defender and keeping them on their heels, Tony comes at you head-on and makes you play him at an angle. Okorodudu’s handles were very reliable, they kept him out of bad situations and his instinctual counter moves assisted him greatly when busting a fullcourt press, showing elite speed and quickness that could not be contained.
Jeremiah Luke | Dallas, TX | Southern Assault 2029 Elite
Southern Assault’s Jeremiah Luke, showcased a very well-balanced offensive skillset that consists of smooth fast-speed dribbling, quick passing, and terrific footwork. Luke has ball skills that going to take him far in this game, his ceiling as a ball-handler is high.