The Phenom Challenge is one of the biggest events around the region and in the country, as 180 teams look to compete at the highest level.
We are expecting a HUGE turnout for this event in Spartanburg, SC on April 26-28. So, Phenom Hoop Report wants to do our part in starting the buzz for the event.
Players and teams, of all ages, will have a chance to play in front of college coaches throughout the weekend. But here are a few players to watch out for, as we preview teams that will be competing.
Check out a few names to look out for.
Team: Blacktop Kings & Queens “Black” team
Nicholas Nelson #13 PG 5’7 2022
Physical lockdown defensive player. Nichols has a nonstop motor. Hi IQ player that controls tempo well on offense and makes his teammates better in game. Elite speed and finishing capabilities around the rim.
Reginald Robertson #2 PG 5’8 2022
Great full-court defensive player. Has the ability to get to the basket at will and finish. Elite shot creator and three level scorer. High motor, high energy player that runs the floor well.
Percy Wyatt #15 PG 5’9 2022
Hi IQ player that works hard on both ends. Percy has a nonstop motor. Controls tempo well on offense and makes his teammates better in game. Elite outside shooter with crafty ball handling skills.
Khabir Mitchell #4 SF 6’0 2022
Khabir has elite athleticism that allows him to impact the game in various ways. Khabir is a good defensive player that shoots well from all three levels. Rebounds well and can finish at the rim. Works hard on both ends.
Omari McGregor #3 SF 6’1 2022
High motor, high energy player that runs the floor as well as a wing. Omari is very athletic attacking the rim. Omari is a double-double threat every game. Has been our leading scorer this season.
Berkley Mosely #23 PF 6’0 2022
Berkley is a strong defender that runs the floor and can finish wel through contact. Berkley does the dirty work that allows him to impact the game in various ways. Berkley is a good defensive player that thrives in the paint by rebounding well and can finish at the rim.
Tavien Clay #21 C 6’4 2022
Tavien is a wide body big and strong defender that runs the floor well. Tavien works hard on both ends of the floor. Tavien does a great job of utilizing his size to establish positioning for scoring and rebounding around the rim.