Outside The Box

Ballislife: ESPN’s Darren Rovell was way, way off on Zion Williamson’s impact on Zion-LaMelo face off

On Wednesday night in Las Vegas, two of the most well-known and marketable high school basketball players of a generation faced off in an AAU basketball game. The result was pandemonium, with thousands packed in to a tight gym and nearly one million wa…

St. Anthony’s (Texas) basketball coach fired in aftermath of Charles Bassey eligibility scandal

Charles Bassey came to the United States from Nigeria and emerged a top basketball recruit. He’s still considered a top recruit, even though he didn’t play a competitive high school game in the 2016-17 season.
That time on the bench is unli…

Baylor coach Matt Rhule ups the ante against IMG, refuses to recruit at schools that ‘take kids out of Texas’

Matt Rhule hasn’t been at Baylor long, but he’s already figured out that any success he’s able to sustain in Waco will come down to his ability to recruit and attract the best talent in Texas.
That Lone Star focus was brought into eve…