Southern Jam Fest Day 1: LIVE Blog


Welcome to the Hoop Group Southern Jam Fest LIVE Blog, here at Boo Williams Sports Complex in Hampton, Virginia! We here at the Hoop Group are ready for another great weekend of AAU Basketball after a stellar Spring Jam Fest and Jr. Jam Fest last weekend. If the teams can produce the energy and intensity […]



The recruiting period is right around the corner and we all know that means stress for everyone on the AAU circuit. Players have been preparing for next week since the end of their high school season. No question that in some cases there is a lot at stake during this mini recruiting period and the […]

Tiny Green’s Early Bird Special!


Follow the Hoop Group: Tiny Green @CoachTinyGreen The Hoop Group @TheHoopGroup Jake Brahney @JakerBaker58

Spring & Jr. Jam Fest Championship Day: LIVE Blog


8:00AM– Day two of the Spring Jr. Jam Fest is about to tip off with eight games in just about three minutes ! Follow all the action here or on twitter @TheHoopGroup. –@pfebbraro 8:30AM- Championship Day has begun here at the Hoop Group Spring Jam Fest! 4 Winners will be crowned, but over 20 teams […]

Saturday LIVE Blog: Spring & Jr. Jam Fest


Be sure to follow along on Facebook and Twitter, by using #HGJamfest in your tweets and posts! 9:00AM-Welcome to the Saturday LIVE Blog for the Hoop Group Spring Jam Fest and Spring Jr. Jam Fest! During the opening round games last night, we had some excellent performances, great finishes and all around solid basketball games. […]

Back to Back for Boyle


What a tremendous weekend of basketball!  With games going down to the final play & young student athletes competing their hearts out, my eyes were glued to the television.  I am not only talking about the mens’ and women’s final four but the powerhouse Kevin Boyle program knocking off Oak Hill Academy (Va.), 71-62, in […]

Hoop Group Alumni College All Americans 2014


“Dreams Do Come True” Many Hoop Group alum have succeeded at many different levels, from the NBA, Division 1 as well as small colleges and in high school. On this page we look at the 2014 All-Americans selected by the NABC who are Hoop Group Alumni. The Associated Press (AP) All Americans for Division 1 […]

Hoop Group Alumni Named D-3 All Americans


“Dreams Do Come True” Many Hoop Group alum have succeeded at many different levels, from the NBA, Division 1 as well as small colleges and in high school. Countless Hoop Group Alumni succeed at the small college level as well as Division 1. The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced their Division 3 All American […]

Shore Conference Girls Wrap-Up: Manasquan falls short

Manasquan Girls- sct champs

The Shore Conference Girls basketball season has officially come to a close with Manasquan’s tough loss to Shabazz last night. But that does not undo everything that the Warriors went through this season, on their way to a Shore Conference Tournament Title and TOC Runner Up! Follow the Hoop Group: Tiny Green @CoachTinyGreen Jake Brahney @JakerBaker58 The […]

Basketball Instruction with Coach Ryan Finch: Paint Drill


Coach Ryan Finch is back this week, introducing us to the Paint Drill! In this drill, Ryan teaches you how to get to the paint and score with ease. In addition, Coach Finch emphasizes the importance of footwork and the success an offense has when you can get into the paint! If you haven’t already […]