• Schalick's Mike Holloway commits to Fairleigh-Dickinson
      : Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) -- Coming into the month of July, Schalick (N.J.) big man Mike Holloway had zero Division I scholarship options. Coming out of the month, he had too many options to know what to do with. Eventually, the 6-foot-7, 245-pound power forward whittled things down until he made his decision, staying in-stateContinue Reading
    • Isaiah Still commits to Robert Morris
      : Varun Kumar (@VRKumar8) -- Isaiah Still only needed to take one official visit before deciding where he would be spending the next four years of his life. “I just really fell in with Robert Morris when I walked in," he said, after committing to the Moon, Pa. school on Thursday night. "Me and myContinue Reading
    • 'Nova gets commitment from top 2015 target Jalen Brunson
      : Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) -- After swinging and missing on a few elite prospects in recent weeks, Jay Wright and Villanova have landed potentially their top target in the 2015 class. Stevenson (Ill.) point guard Jalen Brunson, son of former Temple guard Rick Brunson, announced his decision this afternoon, ultimately choosing the Wildcats overContinue Reading
    • Jalen Brunson to make decision on Wednesday, 'Nova a finalist
      : Jeff Neiburg (@Jeff_Neiburg) -- Nova Nation will be on the edge of its seat come 5pm Wednesday evening. After spending a weekend at Villanova on an official visit the past few days, 2015 point guard Jalen Brunson (Lincolnshire, Ill.) will decide between the Wildcats and the University of Illinois on Wednesday. Eric Bossi was firstContinue Reading
    • Marfo to transfer to Worcester, reclassify to 2016
      : Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) -- Even Kevin Marfo is surprised at how well this summer went. The 6-foot-8 power forward came into the July live periods with no scholarship offers; by the time the month was over, he held offers from the majority of the MAAC, as well as Albany, Vermont, Fairleigh Dickinson, LIU-Brooklyn,Continue Reading
    • Horace Spencer continues Auburn's recruiting momentum
      : Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) -- Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl made Findlay Prep (Nev.) forward Horace Spencer a top priority, meeting with the 2015 forward at 12:01am this morning. It was literally the first minute that Pearl was able to talk to recruits after a three-year show-cause penalty dating back to recruiting violationsContinue Reading
    • Carroll's Derrick Jones cuts list to nine
      : Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) -- The recent trend from the local 2015 prospects has been to stay local for college. St. Joe’s just landed Philadelphia Catholic League guards Lamarr Kimble and Chris Clover, Temple added Central Jersey wing Trey Lowe, and Penn picked up South Jersey point guard Jake Silpe. However, the most highly-toutedContinue Reading
    • West Chester "Big 64" Day 2 Standouts
      : Patrick Paul (@P_Paul20), Tom Reifsnyder (@tom_reifsnyder) & Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) -- Second day of the West Chester “Big 64″ Shootout, presented by Performance Refinement, featured quite a few of the area’s top teams (and a few from outside the usual CoBL coverage range) converging on the courts at WCU. Here are some standouts from theContinue Reading
    • West Chester "Big 64" Day 2 Notebook (Part 2)
      : Patrick Paul (@P_Paul20), Tom Reifsnyder (@tom_reifsnyder) & Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) -- Second day of the West Chester "Big 64" Shootout, presented by Performance Refinement, featured quite a few of the area's top teams (and a few from outside the usual CoBL coverage range) converging on the courts at WCU. Here's the second of two teamContinue Reading
    • West Chester "Big 64" Day 2 Notebook (Part 1)
      : Patrick Paul (@P_Paul20), Tom Reifsnyder (@tom_reifsnyder) & Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) -- Second day of the West Chester "Big 64" Shootout, presented by Performance Refinement, featured quite a few of the area's top teams (and a few from outside the usual CoBL coverage range) converging on the courts at WCU. Here's the first of two teamContinue Reading
    • West Chester "Big 64" Day 1 Notebook
      : Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) -- The first day of the West Chester “Big 64” Shootout saw 40 of the 72 teams scheduled to hit the courts at WCU this weekend in action, and there was no shortage of good talent around. Here’s a notebook featuring several teams who were taking part in the event: ChesterContinue Reading
    • 92 in 92: Reading High School (Pa.)
      : Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) -- (Ed. Note: This piece is part of CoBL’s “92 Stories in 92 Days” high school season preview, which will feature a different team in the CoBL coverage range each day from September 1 to December 1. For the full list of previews, click here) Though Reading won 18 gamesContinue Reading
    • West Chester's "Big 64" schedule updated
      : Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) -- West Chester's "Big 64" Shootout is always one of the bigger pre-season high school events around, with dozens of area programs taking part in an entertaining weekend of basketball. This year, it'll be 72 different teams from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland and Delaware who make their way up to theContinue Reading
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