Philadelphia Top 100 Player Reports

Hoop Group Elite made a stop in the City of Brotherly Love Wednesday night for the second stop on the Top 100 Tour. This showcase featured a lot of unsigned seniors, but also had some of the up and coming studs in the area. Below is the report on every player at the event, but first, let’s look at the schools that were in attendance.

Susquehanna University
York College
Delaware Valley College
St. Mary’s College (MD)
Catholic University
Cabrini College
Marywood University
Albright College
Randolph-Macon College
Penn State-Harrisburg
SUNY New Paltz

Adam Kline11Has good size, just needs to grow into his body. Ability to hit J's can potentially make him a match up problem.
Ahmad Gilliam12Long, athletic player who can frustrate offense. Attacks the glass aggressively.
AJ Hawkins9Tough, heady point guard with a great motor. Very good at getting penetration and making plays for others.
Alex Mrusek11Post player with very advanced post moves. Crashes the offensive glass, always competes.
Alex Smith10Athletic player who can finish through traffic. Crashes the glass when shots go up.
Arian Azemi10Really good point guard prospect who knows how to play and can take defenders off the bounce and score.
Barry Quartlemann10Big with a solid frame who rebounds out of his area. Willing post player who can step out to 15 feet.
Brandon Brown12Quick PG who is a good passer and create his own shot.
Brandon McCullough10Lead guard that will run the show. Very willing passer who gets his teammate involved.
Connor Laverty11Solid footwork and ballhandling on offense. Very diverse in the shots he can make.
Daniel Dyer10Good offensive player who can score inside and out. Can defend multiple positions.
Darin Bellinger10Explosive offensive player. Incredible athlete with high potential.
Dashon Giddings12Skilled offensive player, can score anywhere. Great shot from deep.
David Harden12Excellent player in transition, pushes pace with or without ball. High energy player with great passion for the game.
David Shockley11Tough, physical guard and uses that to attack the rim. Toughness also translates when rebounding the ball.
Ahmin Williams9Very aggressive to score with the ball in his hands, has a second gear to get by defenders.
Ahmad Williams9Knows how to play for a kid his age. Showed the ability to score off the bounce.
Anthony Ochefu10Has good feet for a big guy his age. Showed the ability to step out and shoot with ability to play back to the basket.
Andrew Heck8Player who has great range from deep. Always looking to push the ball & pass ahead in transition.
Anwar Epps12Can create for himself off the bounce. Knew when to shoot it and when to move it.
Blair Brown11Good rebounder who runs the floor well. Strong big who is willing to mix it up inside.
Chris Silva10Coaches player. Gets his teammates involved, hustles on loose balls and is not afraid of contact.
Christian Ho9Athletic point guard with great vision in the open court. Can get to rim at will and makes great decisions of that.
Connor Rufo10Good mid-range game. Competes on every possession.
Cyrie Coates9Very athletic guard. Tremendous defender with a great work ethic.
Dakpe Yiljep12Did a great job of rebounding and pushing it in transition. He really took advantage of his size and skill to create space for his jump shot.
Deontre Rawlings12Very active on the glass. He was constantly moving in the half court, setting screens or cutting to the basket.
Derrick Welles12Athletic player who uses it to his advantage attacking the basket. Very aggressive player rebounding the ball.
Devon Harris10Terrific court vision for a guard. Works hard guarding the ball and on the defensive glass.
Donald Thomas11Has a good wide frame that he uses to his advantage inside. He is always around the ball off the glass.
Eric Moody12Shooting combo guard that scores well in transition. Has ability to create his own shot off the bounce.
Grant Kowalewski10Always made the right play in the half court. Very unselfish and plays hard.
Hugh Victor Merkle11Hard working player who gives great effort on the defensive end.
Idn-Haneef Nelson12Real passion for the game, competes and has great toughness. Attacks rim aggressively, plays with sense of urgency.
Ijavion Ivory11Strong rebounder. Controls the pace of the game and has great decision making.
Isaac Williams9Good point who can move the ball and penetrate the gaps. Great on ball defender and gets his hands in passing lanes.
Ishmael Taylor10Has a good feel for the game. He made good decisions in transition and half court.
Jamaal Brown10Made good decisions in the half court vs pressure. Used the bounce to create for others.
James Curtis 11Guard who likes to attack the basket. Likes to push the ball but also can shoot from deep.
Jamier Graves9Point guard with good intangibles. Can see court well, move ball, and attack paint with dribble.
Jason James10Does a good job of changing direction off the bounce. Consistently made good decisions in the half court.
Jason Magid10High Basketball IQ. Good point guard instincts and also a good catch and shoot player from 3.
Jason Searles12Terrific defender who can guard multiple positions. Competes every possession.
Jeremiah Bishop9Quick guard with good dribbling ability. Wants to get into the lane and makes good decisions.
Jermaine Lucas-Green10Player who has great court vision. Works extremely hard on the defensive end.
JJ Melchoir11JJ is a player with terrific shooting range. Excels in transition, pushing the ball ahead.
John Herndon11Quick guard who uses his quickness to get to the rim. Hard worker on defense who competes on every possession.
Jordan Heck10Point Guard who throws the ball around. Has good size and play extremely hard. Always working on the defensive end.
Josh Brownstein10Physical player who has a good mid-range game. Knows how to seek & find rebounds.
Joshua Hall9Strong combo guard that can score it in transition, slasher with a good body and rebounds well for his size.
Justin Gans10Makes plays off the bounce for others. Plays very hard getting on the glass and running in transition.
Justin Ortiz11Has a good feel on the court. Does a great job of spacing on the perimeter and making shots.
Juwan Moore11Good point guard instincts. Runs the offense, gets others involved. High Basketball IQ.
Kahron Williams12Athletic player who uses that to his advantage on the glass. Rim protecter on defense.
Kaleem Lovelace12Really good in transition for himself and others. Competes at a high level.
Karl Lewis12Very good athlete who excels in transition. At his best when he is attacking the basket. Good on the ball defender.
Karrington Wallace9Does a good job disrupting shots in the lane. Ran the floor well and finished around the rim.
Kashsiann Kay11Very quick guard looking to make plays for others. Pass first who can drive both ways and is great transition. Very good on the ball defender.
Kevin Burns8Terrific shooting ability from deep. Understands the game well in terms of positioning and communication.
Kevin Tilghman9Does not force shots, shoots in rhythm and stride. Athletic player with good upside.
Keyohn Maddox9Finishes well at the rim with his athletic ability. Likes to involve his teammates, lot of upside.
Khalil White11Guard who likes to push the pace and excels in transition. Good finisher around the rim.
Kobe Thomas10Does a great job of using his athleticism to hit the glass and score in transition. Has unlimited potential with his physical tools.
Kyle Bachmann9High energy player who competes on every possession. Can shoot consistently from 3.
Letrell West10Letrell likes to attack the basket. Uses his strength to finish through contact.
Makhi Morris10Really good in transition on both ends of the floor. Finishes very well around the rim.
Marc Rodriguez10Lengthy wing who has the ability to shoot the 3. Can attack the rim when defense starts closing out.
Marcell Curry11point guard who can create shots for others. Has a good shot as well.
Marcus Giddings10Athletic guard who can shoot from three. Can be disruptive to the offense on defense.
Mark Washington11Smart point guard with good size. Looks to get involved and can hit open shot. Good in transition passing and finishing.
Matthew Rusky12Great point guard instincts. Excels at reading the defense in the pick & roll, gets teammates involved.
Matthew Faw10Tremendous upside. Big who can step outside and shoot from 3.
Maurice Valentine11Maurice plays above his height. Out competes taller players for rebounds and uses his strength to get to the basket.
Max Rapoport9Good shooter with a strong knowledge on how to play. Very good spacing the floor and attacking off close outs.
Michael Li11Works extremely hard on both ends of the court, in both cutting on offense and his rotations on defense. Good Basketball IQ.
Michael Ramberan12Does a great job of running the floor and finding in transition. Has the ability to create space off the bounce.
Mikel Sullivan10point guard who likes to attack the paint and drive or create shots for others. High IQ on defensive end.
Nahim Lee10Has really good upside. Needs to continue to work on his skill set and will have a bright future. Good on the ball defender.
Nathaniel Nicholson9Great mid-range game. The ability to create shots for himself and teammates off the dribble.
Nick May10Point guard who competes at a high level. Looks to push in transition and usually makes the right play.
Nolan Genasevich10Big who can step out and shoot 3's with confidence. Active on the glass and good paint defender.
Rahdazion Powell10Good ability to get to the basket off the bounce. Competes on every possession especially on the defensive end of the floor.
Randy Bell11He is really good in transition. Does a great job attacking the basket and finishing with both hands.
Rashae Nixon11Strong athletic guard who can guard multiple positions. Gets good positioning when shots go up.
Rasool Hinson12Strong competitor with an ability to score in transition. Above average athlete who can get to the rim. Very good on the ball defender.
Ryan Mctamney11Smart basketball player who can play inside and out. Has a good set shot who can drive on poor closeouts. Has good feel in the post with a few counter moves.
Saheed People10Does a great job of running the show. Very unselfish player who is always looking to make player for his teammates. Good passer in transition.
Sam Sessoms9Has great tempo with the bounce and is advanced with his basketball IQ for his age.
Saubhagya Balyan10Good on ball defense with good later quickness. Uses his length to his advantage on both ends.
Sean Hoggs10Very athletic wing who drives hard to the basket. Does not force shots when in the lane, looks for teammates.
Semaj Motley11Good instincts on defense, reads ballhandler's eyes well. Strong body and uses it to finish around the rim.
Seth Pinkney9Tall and athletic player with tremendous upside. A rim protecter on defense.
Stefan Jones12Great athlete who is at his best in the open floor, good on the ball defender who rebounds well for his position.
Stephon Maddox9Terrific on ball defender. Hustles by sprinting in transition and benefits by crashing the offensive glass.
Thomas Harris10Quick athletic guard who gets in the lane at will. Good shooter from deep.
Tommy Blackwell11Off guard who can make open shots. Uses his strength well defensively on the ball.
Tymir Cooper9Does a good job of getting everyone involved. Uses the bounce well to create for himself and others.
Tyree Pickron9Good overall player with a complete skill set. Has a natural how to play and doesn't force. Competitor who can create his own.
Yaqub Abdul-Haqq10Makes good decisions in the half court and in transition. Competes at a high level.
Yasin Abdul-Haqq11Uses his strengths to his advantage. Quick guard who can blow by defenders. Also uses his quickness to break up passes.
Zhuri Nisseau-Bey10Quick and shifty guard. Can get into the lane and finish through bigger defenders and contact.
Gregory Young9Combo guard who is good in transition. Solid on the ball defender who plays hard.
N/APatrick Obaho8Athletic big who moves well for his size. A willing poster who is more comfortable around the rim. Has good upside if he continues to work on his game.
N/AJermaine Bent11Showed good athleticism and finishing in the open court has a good first step and continually went by his opponent.
N/AQadir Burgess10Knockdown shooter with a very quick release. He has range out to 27 feet. Also is very quick with the ball and gets to the lane easily.
N/AChristopher Kuhar11Very high basketball IQ, knows how to use his body well for positioning. Also has a strong mid range jump shot.
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