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Carolina Knights Claim 17U ACC Bronze Championship at Phenom G3 Showcase

There’s no doubting the togetherness of the Carolina Knights, who always seem to have an unselfish, team-first group of prospects. This year’s team is no different, as they hang their hat on a pair of unsigned seniors in Nasir Johnson and LJ Rogers, two definite college-level guys. Beyond that, they’ve received phenomenal contributions from players like Gavion Taylor, Jarret Stewart, and Bryce...

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Royal Knights Claim 17U ACC Gold Championship at Phenom G3 Showcase

There were a lot of quality programs on display this past weekend, but no team was more impressive or dominant than the Royal Knights. They are such a tough, unselfish, and intelligent group of players that understand how to beat opponents in a multitude of different ways. They are incredibly balanced and have the ability to control the action on both ends of the floor. Javonte Waverly, Kalib...

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Afternoon Standouts at Phenom G3 Showcase

Royal Knights 6’2 ’20 Kalib Matthews- The long, athletic guard prospect continues to set the tone and look phenomenal on both sides of the ball. He’s so smart and displays such impeccable instincts for the ball, especially on defense, and forces turnovers with ease. Matthews scores the ball very efficiently from all levels, but typically looks to get downhill and finish through contact at the...

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From the Sidelines: Top Performers from Day One of Phenom G3 Showcase

By: Bryant McGowan   6’5 2021 Treyvon Byrd (NC Ice) 2021 forward Treyvon Byrd is one of the most intriguing prospects participating in the Phenom G3 Showcase this weekend. His combination of height, athleticism, and skill make him a matchup nightmare for opposing teams. While Byrd may be known for his highlight dunks and blocks, he consistently displays a high level of skill matched by very...

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Early Standouts at Day Two of Phenom G3 Showcase

The Defenders 6’5 ’20 Hamidou Sibide- The long, athletic wing prospect was arguably the most dominant performer from this contest. He was able to attack the basket virtually whenever he wanted and finished extremely inside the paint. Sibide showcased an abundance of defensive tools and possesses phenomenal upside on that end of the floor.   CSB Elite 6’6 ’19 Josh Robinson- The long, wiry...

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Evening Standouts at Phenom G3 Showcase

WBC Elite 6’6 ’22 Austin Durst- The strong-bodied big man stood out nicely throughout this contest, scoring as needed, working hard inside the paint, and fighting for second-chance points at every opportunity. Durst utilizes his body well and moves fluidly for his size/position. He played with a quality motor and ran the floor hard in transition from start to finish.   MidState Magic 5’6...

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Afternoon Standouts at Phenom G3 Showcase

MidState Magic 5’11 ’22 Jerec Thompson- The fundamentally-sound guard prospect was in the conversation as one of the best shooters in attendance today. He notched nine three-pointers in this contest and made phenomenal decisions with the ball in his hands from start to finish. Thompson knows how to move without the ball and position himself for success, but is also capable of attacking closeouts...

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#PhenomG3Showcase: Miles Early Saturday Standouts

6’0 2019 David Murphy: NC Empire Perry Murphy is as pure of a scorer we’ve seen all spring, looking like an unstoppable force with the ball in his hands against every team he’s played all summer.  He’s explosive, crafty, and does a great job stepping into his pull-up jumper with a ton of confidence.  Will almost certainly end up a full scholarship kid when its all said and done. 6’3 2021 Glenn...

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Early Standouts at Phenom G3 Showcase

Flight 22 6’4 ’22 Damian Robinson- The big, strong-bodied post prospect was the most impressive prospect on either team during this contest. He utilized his size well, but it was his motor, aggression, and feel inside the paint that allowed him to consistently stand out. Robinson is an excellent two-way rebounder with great rim-protecting instincts. He showed flashes of dominance from start to...

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My challenge to you coach

We will be releasing the Phenom 3G schedule on Wednesday. It’s a sold out event and wanted to mention a few things to you. First of all, please take the time to read about the Stay Positive (Give God Glory) https://www.phenomhoopreport.com/stay-positive-story-eric-day/ Proceeds and donations from this event will be made to the Stay Positive Foundation. However, it goes much deeper than that.  A...

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3G Leaders for Joco All-Stars

Joco All-Stars ELITE has kicked off its travel season with its second installment of Phenom Hoops Report 's Exposure Tournaments at the 3G in Fayetteville, North Carolina. This team is loaded with exceptional student athletes whom have already put their stamp of dominance at this weekends 3G Tournament at Freedom Courts! 2019 Guards and Back Court Teammates, Deron George...

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All-Production Team from Phenom’s 3G Showcase

The weekend in Fayetteville featured a field loaded with intriguing prospects, but there was an exclusive list of guys who separated themselves from the pack in terms of production. Far too often, the player who leads the team in scoring gets more credit than anyone else. Instead, we will look at a collection of players who truly filled the stat sheet at Phenom’s 3G Showcase.   6’1 ’23...

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High-Upside Prospects from Phenom’s 3G Showcase

The Phenom Hoops headquarters relocated to Fayetteville for the weekend and discovered quite an impressive amount of talent at our Give God Glory Showcase. Given the amount of talent, we didn’t expect there to be an overwhelming amount of high-upside prospects, but there were.   6’1 ’22 Kamonte Collins (Team TIBF) Those who have followed Phenom Hoops closely over the last year might...

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Phenom’s 3G Showcase Event Most Valuable Player and Most Outstanding Player

Phenom’s 3G Showcase had a great turnout, both on the floor and in the stands. Every court, throughout the event had stands that seemed 75% full or more. Theses fans stayed because of the production on the floor. Even though not many carried offers, they are players who set themselves up to have huge July periods. There were national level recruits all the way to D3 and NAIA guys. However, the...

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Phenom 3G Special Thanks

The inaugural Phenom 3G event has come and gone and to give credit where credit is due, we at Phenom Hoop Report have to give special thanks to two of Fayetteville’s most dedicated coaches. First of all, we have known coach Kelvin Mills for over 15 years. As a matter of fact, coach Mills aka Special K/Coach K has been involved with the NC Phenom camps since its inception which occurred over 15...

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Phenom 3G Championship Sunday

The inaugural Phenom 3G event was a huge success and the acceptance by the city of Fayetteville was unbelievable. Fayetteville has been a hotbed of basketball talent and there was no shortage of talent displayed at Freedom Courts this past weekend. Today, we want to take a closer look at the Phenom 3G champions at each age division.   17U Gold Champion CBC Elite (Carolina Basketball Club)...

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Most Intriguing Prospects from Phenom’s 3G Showcase

There was no shortage of talent in Fayetteville this weekend for Phenom’s Give God Glory Showcase, but we were surprised at the amount of unique prospects on display. This article will look at some of the most interesting players that made a name for themselves over the last two days.   6’5 ’20 Kaleb Brooks (Hoop State Elite-Rexrode) We couldn’t make a list of intriguing prospects without...

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Phenom’s 3G Showcase — Breakout Performers

Over the weekend, Phenom Hoops traveled to Fayetteville to host our Give God Glory Showcase, which was full of talent and intriguing long-term prospects. Here, we will look at some of the biggest breakout performers from the event, across all age groups.   5’10 ’20 Wesley Case (Flight 22 Robinson) There were many guard prospects that raised their stock over the weekend, but none more than Wesley...

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Phenom’s 3G Showcase — All Tournament Honorable Mention

5’10” 2023 Malik Brunson (Carolina Warriors 13s) A do everything player on the floor. Rebounded, defended and finished on everyone. 6’1” 2019 Jay Williams (Team Wall SE (SC) 17s) Lefty has a great frame and great feel. Shot the ball well and played with an unbelievable pace. 6’7” 2019 BJ McLaurin (Flight 22 Fayetteville 17s) Big man had length and explosion that helped him finish everything....

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All Breakout Team from Phenom’s 3G Showcase

Over the weekend, Phenom Hoops traveled to Fayetteville to host our Give God Glory Showcase, which was full of talent and intriguing long-term prospects. Here, we will look at some of the biggest breakout performers from the event, across all age groups.   5’10 ’20 Wesley Case (Flight 22 Robinson) There were many guard prospects that raised their stock over the weekend, but none more than...

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Phenom’s 3G Showcase — All Tournament 2nd Team

6’4” 2019 Joseph Cherry-Blue Team Premier 17s Cherry-Blue consistently put out huge performances throughout the event, including an event high 37 in his final game of the event. Cherry-Blue is a long armed, wide shouldered guard who easily found the bucket, in every game. He played very hard and he showed the ability to defend as well as the toughness to rebound. Watch closely here, he has the...

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Phenom’s 3G Showcase — All Tournament 1st Team

6’9” 2020 Myles Evans NC Empire Go Hard 16s Evans was the top performer on the 16u Gold Championship winning time. He stepped up big in the championship game, seemingly getting better, more comfortable, each time he stepped on the floor. Evans has great size and length, he carries a high IQ off the ball but what separates him is his touch and his range. Evans finished everything around the...

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Sunday Standouts from Phenom’s 3G Showcase

6’0 ’23 Treymane Parker (Flight 22 Fayetteville) There wasn’t a single prospect in attendance over the weekend with more long-term upside than Treymane Parker. He’s the younger brother of North Carolina legend Kwe Parker, but there’s a real possibility that he could be much better than his talented sibling. Parker has an incredible feel for the game and it’s clear in the way he runs a team. He...

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Game Recap

Flight 22 Fayetteville   6’4 ’23 Khristian Thompson- Has been very effective inside the paint, swatting shots, snatching rebounds, and using his length to alter a ton of shots. Offensively, he’s been efficient with his touches and scores quite well down low.   Team Wall SE 14U   6’0 ’22 Taevon Johnson- Strong, athletic forward who uses his body to create space and score inside the...

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G3 Showcase Game Recap Part 5

Carolina Warriors 6’0 ’23 Malik Brunson- Easily the Warriors best player on both sides of the ball, absolutely filling up the stat sheet. He plays with an incredible motor from start to finish and leaves everything on the floor. Brunson was one of the top rebounders across the middle school divisions and was a massive part of his team’s success. 6’1 ’23 Jonathan Williams- High upside wing...

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G3 Game Recap Part 4

Flight 22 Fayetteville 6’4 ’19 Cameron Maynard- Long, intriguing wing prospect. Has some nice perimeter skills and could be a very talented player, but needs to improve attitude in order to reach his incredibly high ceiling. 6’6 ’19 BJ McLaurin- Must get proper credit, as he carried this team all weekend and proved that he has Division I talent. He’s so versatile, which caused numerous problems...

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Phenom 3G Court 2 Day 2 Standouts Part 5

Phenom Hoop Report is all over the Mid-Atlantic region so it is no surprise that we rolled into one of the hot beds of talent in the Carolina’s, Fayetteville, NC to hold our 3G event this year. While this event may not be as big as others we have hosted of late the talent here is strong. If you were not able to get into the gym, here are a few you may have missed out on. Myles Evans, 6’9 2020 F...

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Early Morning Standouts Championship Sunday – Phenom’s 3G Showcase

6’5” 2019 Trey Cousin Mid State Magic (NC) 17s Cousin has long been a talked about name as a high scoring wing. He is now back from a knee injury and gaining confidence in his movement. He showed to be a 3-level scorer with touch and deep range to go along with the ability to handle the ball as a secondary ball handler and get into the paint. He is one that college should looking to extend a...

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Phenom 3G Court 2 Day 2 Standouts Part 4

Phenom Hoop Report is all over the Mid-Atlantic region so it is no surprise that we rolled into one of the hot beds of talent in the Carolina’s, Fayetteville, NC to hold our 3G event this year. While this event may not be as big as others we have hosted of late the talent here is strong. If you were not able to get into the gym, here are a few you may have missed out on. Jaden Scriben, 2019 W...

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