Latest Youth basketball News

Top recruit Shaedon Sharpe commits to Kentucky

Sep. 07, 2021 21:45 PM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ken. (AP) — Five-star recruit Shaedon Sharpe has committed to Kentucky, giving coach John Calipari his highest-rated player in five years. Sharpe announced his decision Tuesday on Twitter after also considering Arizona, Kansas, Oklahoma City and the G League....

West Virginia signs forward recruit James Okonkwo

Jul. 26, 2021 15:24 PM EDT

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has signed forward James Okonkwo for the 2021-22 basketball season. Coach Bob Huggins announced the signing of Okonkwo on Monday. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound Okonkwo is a native of Maidenhead, England. He saw...

TCU continues roster overhaul with 8th Division I transfer

Jun. 30, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU continued a massive overhaul of its roster Wednesday by officially adding an eighth Division I transfer in former Butler forward JaKobe Coles. The 6-foot-7 Coles played high school basketball in Denton, about 30 miles north of TCU's campus...