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 Cleveland Cavaliers, 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.
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
Sunday December 21, 2014 Results:
ABOUT THE 2014 FIELD:
Nationally ranked: Roselle Catholic #5 USA Today, #9 MaxPreps
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
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
For Media Credential
Contact James Albano
at West Orange High School
51 Conforti Ave.
West Orange NJ 07052