THE "SWEET 16" FIRST ROUND
Below were my top 25 players after the first round of the "Sweet 16" at Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY. Based on college potential.
- DAVID JOHNSON 6-5/SR LOUISVILLE TRINITY (LOUISVILLE)
- DIEONTE MILES 6-10/SR WALTON VERNONA (XAVIER)
- KENNY WHITE 6-7/JR MADISONVILLE NORTH HOPKINS
- MICHAEL MORENO 6-7/SR GEORGETOWN SCOTT CO.
- KSUAN CASEY 6-9/JR MADISONVILLE NORTH HOPKINS
- TREVON HARRIS 6-0/JR ELIZABETHTOWN JOHN HARDIN
- JAXON SMITH 5-11/FR STANFORD LINCOLN CO.
- NICK THELEN 6-8/SR COVINGTON CATHOLIC (BELLARMINE)
- REID JOLLY 6-5/SR ALEXANDRIA CAMPBELL CO.
- NICK MARTIN 6-6/SR BARBOURVILLE KNOX CENTRAL
- CARSON GUTHRIE 6-4/SR MAYFIELD
- NOAH BACK 6-2/SR HAZARD PERRY CO. CENTRAL
DEANDRE REED 6-2/JR HAZARD PERRY CO. CENTRAL
- KOBE BRENTS 5-9/JR BOWLING GREEN WARREN CENTRAL
- DRE BOYD 6-3/JR BOWLING GREEN WARREN CENTRAL
- NOAH CAUDILL 6-5/SR HAZARD PERRY CO. CENTRAL
- CADE CUNNINGHAM 6-0/SR MADISONVILLE NORTH HOPKINS (BRESCIA)
- CONNOR GUTHRIE 6-2/SR MAYFIELD
- JAMIL HARDAWAY 6-3/SR LOUISVILLE TRINITY
- PRESTON MURRELL 6-10/JR ELIZABETHTOWN JOHN HARDIN
- JACOB RICE 5-11/SR PAINTSVILLE JOHNSON CENTRAL
- DEVAUNTE ROBINSON 6-3/SR ASHLAND PAUL BLAZER
- DIABLO STEWART 5-9/SR GEORGETOWN SCOTT CO.
- MAURICE TOLLEY 5-9/SR LOUISVILLE BUTLER
- STAN TURNIER 6-4/SR LOUISVILLE TRINITY (WALK-ON AT GEORGIA)
INDIANA'S REGIONALS ARE SET
Indiana will move into their Regional Tournament for all four classes this coming Saturday throughout the state. The winners advance to the Semi-State on March 16th. Veiw below the schedule and once there, scroll to the particular class or classes that interest you.
ILLINOIS 1A & 2A FINAL FOURS ARE SET
The Final 4 for both Illinois' 1A and 2A are set for this Friday and Saturday, March 8-9, in Peoria, IL. Illinois is one of the few states that have a third place game. View below to see the matchups.
INDIANA'S GIRLS WRAP-UP REPORT
With Indiana's girls season completed, we have compiled our wrap-up report for the 2018-19 season which lists the Top 100+ Players Regardless of Class (view below).
INDIANA'S TOP 100+
TSSAA GIRLS STATE TOURNAMENT
Beginning Wednesday, the TSSAA Girls State Tournament for all three classes will begin in Murfreesboro at Middle Tennessee State University. The finals will end on Saturday. There are eight teams for each class. View the matchups below and scroll down once at the site.
6TH & 7TH REGIONAL FINALS (KY-GIRLS)
Monday I observed the 6th and 7th Regional Finals at Valley High School in Louisville, KY. Below were the game results and the top college prospects based on potential.
- 6TH REGION: LOUISVILLE MERCY-46 LOUISVILLE BUTLER-43
- 7TH REGION: LOUISVILLE MALE-53 LOUISVILLE MANUAL-35
Both Mercy and Male will advance to the "Sweet 16" at Rupp Arena in Lexington from March 13 through March 17th.
- TA'ZIAH JENKS 6-1/JR LOUISVILLE MERCY
- NILA BLACKFORD 6-1/SR LOUISVILLE MANUAL (KENT STATE)
- CAMERON BROWNING 6-2/SR LOUISVILLE MALE (BELMONT)
- JASMINE ELDER 5-7/SR LOUISVILLE BUTLER (INDIANA STATE)
- JOELLE JOHNSON 6-0/SR LOUISVILLE MALE (GEORGIA STATE)
PAIGE TAYLOR 6-0/JR LOUISVILLE MERCY
- HOPE SIVORI 5-4/JR LOUISVILLE MERCY
- JAIDA WIGGINS 5-7/SR LOUISVILLE BUTLER
- NYAH SMITH 5-5/SR LOUISVILLE MANUAL
- KYNIDI STRIVERSON 5-9/FR LOUISVILLE MALE
- REGAN BERGER 5-9/SR LOUISVILLE MERCY
ALANA STRIVERSON 5-9/SO LOUISVILLE MALE
SWEET 16 FIELD SET (KY-BOYS)
The greatest show on earth, the "Sweet 16", is set for March 6-10 at Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY. View the KHSAA pairings below.
TSSAA BOYS D-2 FINALS
Saturday, I also observed the TSSAA boys state finals at Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN. Below were the game results along with the top prospects based on college potential.
- D-II/AA EADS BRIARCREST CHRISTIAN-65 BRENTWOOD ACADEMY-54
- DII/A KNOXVILLE WEBB SCHOOL-75 MILLINGTON TIPTON-ROSEMARK-40
- RANDY BRADY 6-4/SO BRENTWOOD ACADEMY
- MARCUS FITZGERALD 6-1/JR BRENTWOOD ACADEMY
- KENNEDY CHANDLER 6-1/SO EADS BRIARCREST CHRISTIAN
ALEX ANDERSON 6-6/SO MILLINGTON TIPTON-ROSEMARK
- MARCELLUS BRIGHAM 6-6/JR EADS BRIARCREST CHRISTIAN
- URIAH POWERS 6-4/JR KNOXVILLE WEBB SCHOOL
- LUKE BURNETT 6-1/JR KNOXVILLE WEBB SCHOOL