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NCAA Tournament Prospect Primer: South Bracket: Jaylen Brown, Diamond Stone & More

by Will Overton

One of the greatest sporting events of the year is the “March Madness” NCAA Tournament as there’s so much drama and intrigue packed into a single month. There are so a ton of different lenses to watch the tournament through and one of them is scouting for the next NBA stars.

We are going to prepare you for that viewing experience by breaking down each of the four regions and looking at the top prospects.  This way you know who you should be watching for this weekend as you sit on the couch and consume endless hours of basketball and snack foods.

Next up is the South Region where six of the top seven prospects all come from three teams: Read more

NCAA Tournament Prospect Primer: West Bracket: Brandon Ingram, Buddy Hield & More

by Will Overton

One of the greatest sporting events of the year is the “March Madness” NCAA Tournament as there’s so much drama and intrigue packed into a single month. There are so a ton of different lenses to watch the tournament through and one of them is scouting for the next NBA stars.

We are going to prepare you for that viewing experience by breaking down each of the four regions and looking at the top prospects.  This way you know who you should be watching for this weekend as you sit on the couch and consume endless hours of basketball and snack foods.

There are a handful of potential first round picks in the West Region, along with some second round specialist types who you should be watching. Here is my breakdown of the West Region prospects: Read more

2016 NBA Draft Big Board (03/03/16 Edition): Kris Dunn Cracks The Top 5 & More

by Will Overton

It is officially the month of March, and while the NCAA Basketball tournament doesn’t start for a couple more weeks the attention on college basketball across the nation is going to start ramping up. With it the talk about the NBA draft and which college basketball players can and will make the leap will also pick up.

We figured this would be a good time to start diving into the upcoming class of prospects likely headed to the NBA. We will be doing mock drafts, but right now with no draft order set we will be just looking at the Top 30 overall prospects.

Here is how I have my big board set right now: Read more