Tip-Off Hoop Group Showcase

The 2014 Hoop Group Tip-Off Showcase was held December 20-21, 2014 at West Orange HS spotlighting the top high school teams, coaches and players in NJ.  Thanks to all for participating and the fans for attending.

2014 HOOP GROUP TIP-OFF SHOWCASE RESULTS

Saturday December 20, 2014 Results

Paterson Eastside 52East Orange 49
Don Bosco 58CBA 51
Gill St. Bernards 69Teaneck 52
Seton Hall Prep 58Columbia 56

Sunday December 21, 2014 Results:

Union Catholic 70West Orange 66
St. Patrick's 55Bergen Catholic 40
St. Anthony 49Newark East Side 33
Roselle Catholic 78Blair 46
Linden 63Hun 56

2014 BROADCAST SCHEDULE

MSG VARSITY
DEC 20 – 3:10 – Don Bosco vs. CBA
DEC 20 – 4:50 – Gill St. Bernards vs. Teaneck
VERIZON FIOS
DEC 25 2:00 - West Orange vs Union Catholic
DEC 26 7:30 - Patrick School vs. Bergen Catholic
DEC 25 7:30 - Newark Eastside vs. St Anthony
DEC 27 1:30 - Roselle Catholic vs. Blair Academy
DEC 28 1:30 - Linden v. The Hun School

ABOUT THE 2014 FIELD: 

Nationally ranked:  Roselle Catholic #5 USA Today, #9 MaxPreps

The top 5 teams in New Jersey ranked by NJ Hoops:  #1 Roselle Catholic,  #2 St. Anthony’s, #3 St. Patrick’s,  #4 Gill St. Bernards,  #5 Linden

6 of the Top 10 teams in New Jersey ranked by NJ Hoops:  #1 Roselle Catholic,  #2 St. Anthony’s, #3 St. Patrick’s,  #4 Gill St. Bernards,  #5 Linden,  #9 Seton Hall Prep

10 of the Top 15 teams in New Jersey ranked by NJ Hoops: #1 Roselle Catholic,  #2 St. Anthony’s, #3 St. Patrick’s,  #4 Gill St. Bernards,  #5 Linden, #9 Seton Hall Prep, #11 Don Bosco,  #12 Paterson Eastside,  #13 CBA,  #15 Newark East Side

17 of the Top 50 teams in New Jersey ranked by NJ Hoops:

PLAYERS NATIONALLY RANKED IN THEIR CLASS

SENIORS:  Isaiah Briscoe – Roselle Catholic #9 Rivals.com, #13 ESPN,  Chris Silva – Roselle Catholic #96 ESPN, #133 Rivals.com,  Markis McDuffie – St. Anthony #92 ESPN

JUNIORS:  Tyus Battle – Gill St. Bernards – #14 ESPN,  #15 Rivals.com,  Temple Gibbs – Seton Hall Prep #37 ESPN,  #69 Rivals.com,  Jagan Mosely – St. Anthony #101 Rivals.com,  Bryce Aiken – St. Patrick’s #127 Rivals.com

COMMITTED PLAYERS:  Isaiah Briscoe – Roselle Catholic – Kentucky,  Chris Silva – Roselle Catholic – South Carolina,  Markis McDuffie – St. Anthony’s – Wichita State,  Elijah Burns – Blair – Notre Dame,  Tim Delaney – Blair – Villanova,  Pierfrancesco Oliva – Bergen Catholic – St. Joseph’s,  Pierre Sarr – Roselle Catholic – Monmouth,  Lonnie Rivera – Don Bosco – American,  Isaiah Still – Union Catholic – Robert Morris,  Donovan Wright – Blair – Cornell,  Mohamed Bendary – St. Anthony’s – NJIT,  Jack Laffey – CBA – Adelphi

PLAYERS RANKED STATE WIDE IN THEIR CLASS BY NJ HOOPS

SENIORS:  Isaiah Briscoe – Roselle Catholic #1,  Markis McDuffie – St. Anthony #5,  Chris Silva – Roselle Catholic #6,  Eli Burns – Blair #7,  Tim Delaney – Blair #9,  Isaiah Still – Union Catholic #10,  Pierfrancesco Oliva – Bergen Catholic #12,  Pierre Sarr – Roselle Catholic #16,  Kelly Hogan – Seton Hall Prep #19,  Donovan Wright – Blair #25,  Ganlandou Cisse – Roselle Catholic #27,  Mike Runcie – Columbia #30,  Asem Johnson – Paterson Eastside #32,  Otis Livingston – Linden #36,  Jonas Stakeliunas – Gill St. Bernards  #46,  Ahmad Harrison – Newark East Side #48,  Marquel Sheffield – Paterson Eastside #49,  Josh Carter – Linden #50,  Taj Price – Newark East Side #54,  Juwan Dolbrice – Linden #55,  Jack Laffey – CBA  #60.

JUNIORS:  Tyus Battle – Gill St. Bernards  #1,  Temple Gibbs – Seton Hall Prep #2,  Jagan Mosely – St. Anthony #3,  Asante Gist – Roselle Catholic  #4,  Bryce Aiken – St. Patrick’s  #5,  Matt Bullock – Roselle Catholic  #6, Taurean Thompson – St. Anthony #9,  Pat Andree – CBA #11,  Cyril Langevine – Patrick School #12,  Fatir Hines – St. Patrick’s #20,  Idris Joyner – St. Anthony #21,  Juvarus Hayes – St. Anthony #26,  Brandon Anderson – Don Bosco #31,  Julius Stoma – Gill St. Bernards #33,  R’keem Dixon – Linden #34,  Shyquan Gibbs – St. Anthony #37,  Steve Ferraro – Seton Hall Prep #40,  Adam Mitola – Gill St. Bernards #54,  Jack McGuire – CBA #58

SOPHOMORES:  Jamil Harris – St. Patrick’s #3, Leondre Washington – Teaneck #4,  Robert Cole – St. Anthony #5, Bul Ajang – St. Patrick’s #7, Marcus McClary – St. Patrick’s #8,  Matt Turner – Blair #11,  Darnell Brodie – Newark East Side #13,  Tyrese Jenkins – St. Anthony #25,  Elijah Olaniyi – Newark East Side #26,  Taj Benning – Bergen Catholic #30,  Amadu Benbow – Newark East Side #31,  Brandon Hampton – St. Patrick’s #32,  Jaiyer Jinwright – Newark East Side #36, newcomers – Nicholas Richards – St. Patrick’s,  Samson George – St. Patrick’s

FRESHMAN:  Nazreon Reid – Roselle Catholic #1, Buay Koko – St. Patrick’s #3, Jaquaye James – Teaneck #5,  Justin Winston – West Orange #8, Louis King – #7 Roselle Catholic,  Aaron Clarke – Roselle Catholic #8, Tavon Jones – Linden #9, Markquis Nowell – St. Anthony #11, Chauncey Sterling – St. Anthony #14,  Dallas Hoffman – Gill St. Bernards #16, Mike Watkins – Union Catholic #19, Rodrique Massenat – Roselle Catholic #20

For Media Credential

Contact James Albano

732-­502­-2255 

james@hoopgroup.com

Be sure to check out our list of 2013 Top Performers

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 two days. The tremendous field includes 19 of NJ Hoops top 30 teams in the state and 7 of the top 10.

In past years, the Tip Off Showcase has featured multiple current NBA players, such as Randy Foye of the Utah Jazz, JR Smith of the New York Knicks, and Al Harrington of the Orlando Magic.  Last year, the Showcase featured high-level Division I players in Kyle Anderson (UCLA) of St. Anthony’s and Quentin DeCosey (Temple) of St. Joe’s Metuchen.

Media Coverage & Recap of 2012 Tip Off Hoop Group Showcase

2013 Tip Off Hoop Group Showcase Results

SATURDAY DECEMBER 21, 2013

MVPWinnerLoserMVP
Abdul LewisNewark Eastside 46Blair 43Donovan Wright
Paul JorgensenDon Bosco 62Hudson Catholic 58JR Lynch
Shakur JuistonPaterson Eastside 58St. Peter's Prep 48Naja Hunter
David RuncieColumbia 46Seton Hall Prep 43Sterling Gibbs

SUNDAY DECEMBER 22, 2013

MVPWinnerLoserMVP
Tyus BattleGill St. Bernards 51Hun 43Mike Bourke
Isaiah ScottWest Orange 46CBA 45Louie Pillari
Quadri MooreLinden 69Newark Tech 57Mustapha Lawrence
Matt BullockRoselle Catholic 69Teaneck 57Leandre Washington
Tarin SmithSt. Anthony 76Pope John 47Mike Zignorski
Karl TownsSt. Joseph's Metuchen 78Shore 68Dan Pillari

COMMITTED PLAYERS

PhotoNameHigh SchoolCollege
Karl TownsSt. Joseph's MetuchenKentucky
Ismael SanogoNewark East SideSeton Hall
Abdul LewisNewark East SideSouth Alabama
Marial Shayok Blair AcademyMarquette
Brett JollyBlair AcademySt. Louis
Paul Jorgensen Don Bosco PrepGeorge Washington
Austin White St. Peter's PrepHigh Point
Vic JusinoSt. Peter’s Prep Pace
Louie Pillari CBANavy
Quadri Moore LindenCincinnati
Cheddi MoselySt. Anthony Boston U
Wade Baldwin St. Joseph’s Metuchen Vanderbilt
Raven Owen St. Joseph’s Metuchen Canisius


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