Awards and Champions: Elite Camp Session 2


Session Two of Hoop Group Elite Camp ended last Friday. After a phenomenal first week of Elite Camp, the bar was set high for Elite Two, and it did not disappoint. After four days of great instruction, competition and exposure, we gathered in the Bollman Gymnasium on the campus of Albright College to hand out […]

Buzzer Beater Classic Championship Recap


There’s always some extra excitement in the air when there are four championships on the line. That’s what he had today in Neptune as Buzzer Beater Classic came to a close this afternoon. Four titles were handed out by day’s end. Here’s a recap of all four championship games and more importantly, here are your […]



Tomorrow Academic Elite will take place at Hoop Group headquarters, in Neptune. The talent in the gym will be something very special and college coaches will be on the lookout for players who can make a difference. This brings me to a player who seems to always make a difference; yet is never fully appreciated…that […]



Skills Camp III wrapped up the first half of our boys summer camps, and thanks to the effort of all our campers it was clearly one of the most competitive camps of the summer! While the schedule of early-bird workouts, stations, lectures and games was the same as the other Skills Camps, the play on […]

Buzzer Beater Classic Day 1 Top Performers


Two words were used often yesterday here in Neptune: buzzer beater and overtime. We saw dozens of games need extra time or the very last second before a winner was announced. While Saturday was a tremendous day for many teams, it was also a great day for a few individuals. Here’s our list of guys […]

Scouts Say: 14 Players Who Impressed


NEPTUNE, N.J. — Day one of the Hoop Group Buzzer Beater Classic, a full day of 98 games, is in the books. More than 35 coaches from every level of college basketball made the trip to Hoop Group’s headquarters on the Jersey Shore in the final throw’s of the summer’s live period. With championship games […]

LIVE Blog: Buzzer Beater Classic


Today is the fist day of the Buzzer Beater Classic Tournament at Hoop Group Headquarters in Neptune, NJ. Teams ages 15, 16 and 17 are making their way to Neptune for a chance to be able to call themselves champions in one of our prestigious tournaments. Follow us all weekend long as we give you […]

Elite 2 All-Stars Named


It was an exciting day at Hoop Group Elite Camp this afternoon. Aside from it being Championship Friday, there were also three all-star games to be played. 66 players, spread out amongst three divisions heard their names called and were honored as all-stars for the week. We would like to take the time to recognize […]

Live Blog: Elite Session 2


It feels as if Elite 1 just finished and we’re already set for session 2 of Elite Camp. It’s been over a week since we wrapped up Elite 1 with our Top 20 game. Nonetheless we are up and running at Albright College for our second week of Elite Camp. Follow us all week long […]

Day 3 Top Performers: Elite Camp Session 2


Another day down here at Albright. Day 3 wrapping up only means one thing: playoffs and all-star games tomorrow! Always an exciting day at camp, but before we get to that let’s take a look at some more guys who impressed on Day 3: Dashon Giddings (Del Val Charter ’15) Giddings is a big guard […]