New Jersey Tip-Off

tip-off-showcase

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December 15-17th, 2017

Caldwell University

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The Hoop Group Tip ­Off Showcase provides for some of the most exciting match-­ups of the High School Basketball Season.  It features 10 boys games over three days.

In past years, the Tip Off Showcase has featured multiple current NBA players, such as Karl Towns of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Ex NBA Star Randy Foye, JR Smith of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Kyle Anderson of the San Antonio Spurs among others.  Last year, the Showcase featured high-level Division I players in Deng Gak – Blair – Miami, Nate Pierre-Louis – Roselle Catholic – Temple, Zach Kent – Blair – Tennessee, Bourama Sidibe – St. Benedict’s – Syracuse, Jordan Pierce – Union Catholic – Dayton, and many more.

Friday, December 15th, 2017

 WinnerLoser 
MVP - Ja'Quaye JamesTeaneck 71Pascack Valley 51
MVP - Ashton MillerSeton Hall Prep 61Immaculate Conception 58

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

 WinnerLoser 
MVP - Lester QuinonesSt. Benedict's 63 Our Savior New American 52MVP - Clarence Nadolny
MVP - Keenan WorthingtonBlair 69CBA 50MVP - Josh Cohen
MVP - Louis KingHudson Catholic 82Pope John 55MVP - Aaron Clarke
MVP - Nahshon BattleRutgers Prep 68Union Catholic 65MVP - Ibn Lynn

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

 Winning TeamLosing Team 
MVP - Yasin PretlowMater Dei 56St. Mary's Elizabeth 55MVP - Papie Roberts
MVP - Paul MulcahyGill St. Bernard's 68Shawnee 46MVP - Dylan Deveney
MVP - Tavon JonesLinden 50Bergen Catholic 44MVP - Zach Freemantle
MVP - Marcellus EarlingtonDon Bosco 78Newark East Side 73MVP - DeAndre Speight

 

THE TEAMS

ABOUT THE FIELD: 

Nationally ranked: 

Hudson Catholic – Ranked 8th by USA Today,  Ranked 5th by Ball is Life

NJHoops.com Pre-Season State Ranking: 

Bergen Catholic

Blair – NJ Hoops #2 Independent Team

CBA

Don Bosco Prep

Gill St. Bernards

Hudson Catholic

Immaculate Conception

Linden

Mater Dei

Newark East Side

Pope John

Rutgers Prep

St. Benedict’s – NJ Hoops #1 Independent Team

St. Mary’s Elizabeth

Seton Hall Prep

Shawnee

Teaneck

Union Catholic

FIELD INCLUDES 18 OF NJHOOPS.COM TOP 27 TEAMS IN THE STATE

2017 FINAL RANKINGS

Bergen Catholic

Blair – 20-6,  NJ Hoops #1 Prep Team

CBA

Don Bosco

Gill St. Bernards

Hudson Catholic

Immaculate Conception

Linden – 26-5, Ranked 42nd nationally by Ball is Life

Mater Dei

Newark East Side

Pope John

Rutgers Prep

St. Benedict’s – 30-4,  NJ Hoops #1 Independent Team

St. Mary’s Elizabeth

Seton Hall Prep

Shawnee

Teaneck

Union Catholic

THE PLAYERS

PLAYERS NATIONALLY RANKED IN THEIR CLASS

SENIORSJahvon Quinerly – Hudson Catholic – ranked 22nd by Rivals.com,  Ranked 23rd by ESPN

Louis King – Hudson Catholic – Ranked 23rd by Rivals.com,  Ranked 21st by ESPN

Jalen Carey – Immaculate Conception – Ranked 49th by Rivals.com,  Ranked 34th by ESPN

Luther Muhammad – Hudson Catholic – Ranked 72nd by Rivals.com,  Ranked 94th by ESPN

Samba Diallo – Pope John – Ranked 118th by Rivals.com

JUNIORSPrecious Achiuwa – St. Benedict’s – Ranked 11th by Rivals.com,  Ranked 23rd by ESPN

Khalif Battle – Gill St. Bernards – Ranked 67 by Rivals.com

Paul Mulcahy – Gill St. Bernards – Ranked 142nd by Rivals.com

SOPHOMORES:  Jabri Abdur-Rahim – Seton Hall Prep – Ranked 17th by Rivals.com,  Ranked 8th by ESPN

Elijah Everett-Hutchins – Immaculate Conception – Ranked 37th by Rivals.com

PLAYERS RANKED STATE WIDE IN THEIR CLASS BY NJ HOOPS

SENIORS:  Jahvon Quinerly – Hudson Catholic,  Jalen Carey – Immaculate Conception,  Louis King – Hudson Catholic,  Luther Muhammad – Hudson Catholic,  Justin Winston – Immaculate Conception,  Tavon Jones –  Linden,  Samba Diallo – Pope John,  Ron Harper – Don Bosco,  Ja’Quaye James – Teaneck,  Kenny Jones – Mater Dei,  Casmir Ochiaka – St. Mary’s Elizabeth,  Aaron Clarke – Pope John,  Calistus Anyichie – St. Mary’s Elizabeth,  Ron Harper – Don Bosco,  Marcellus Earlington – Don Bosco,  Musa Jeng – St. Benedict’s,  Mikey Watkins – Linden,  Dean Noll – Shawnee,  Alex Imegwu – Seton Hall Prep,  Hassan Ceesay – Newark East Side,  Jayvon Jackson – St. Mary’s Elizabeth,  Alex Schachne – Gill St. Bernards,  Brad Bundschuh – Gill St. Bernards,  Ebrima Dibba – St. Benedict’s, Jahid Jenkins – Newark East Side,  Kyle Cardaci – Mater Dei,  Dylan Deveney – Shawnee,  Shamir Johnson – Newark East Side

(28 of the top 60 seniors in the state)

JUNIORS:

SOPHOMORES:

FRESHMEN:  Trey Patterson – Rutgers Prep,  Bangala Zaba – St. Benedict’s,  Amari Marshall – Hudson Catholic,  Shane Dezonie – Hudson Catholic,  Tristan Jeffries – Hudson Catholic,  Jayden Brown – Immaculate Conception,  Noah Harris – Rutgers Prep,  Kyle Rhoden – Rutgers Prep,  Donte Davis – Immaculate Conception,  Isaiah Hill – Union Catholic,  Diandre South – Pope John

TIP-OFF HOOP GROUP SHOWCASE COMMITTED PLAYERS

 NameHigh SchoolCollege
Calistus AnyichieSt. Mary's ElizabethBinghamton
Jalen CareyImmaculate ConceptionSyracuse
Aaron ClarkePope JohnSacred Heart
Samba DialloPope JohnUMass
Ron HarperDon BoscoRutgers
Kenny JonesMater DeiLoyola
Louis KingHudson CatholicOregon
Luther MuhammadHudson CatholicOhio State
Casmir OchiakaSt. Mary's ElizabethLoyola
Tucker RichardsonBlairColgate
Mikey WatkinsLindenMerrimack

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Caldwell College Newman Center

Newman Center at Caldwell University

120 Bloomfield Ave.
Caldwell NJ 

Directions to School

 

HISTORY

2016 NJ Tip-Off Results

All Time Tip-Off School Results & Records

All Time Tip-Off D-1 Alumni

 


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Dave Fedor – Dave@hoopgroup.com

Eric Kessler – Kessler@hoopgroup.com