Metro Academic Elite Player Report Cards

Third stop on the Hoop Group Top 100 tour was at Kean University. This showcase was unique from all our others, as it brought some of the best and brightest students onto the hardwood. Here are the player reports for every player at the showcase:

PhotoJersey NumberNameGradeReport
80Donovan Ryland9Donovan he's great poise and is a confident ball handler. He sees the floor well and has an athletic body.
356John Miller11John has excellent handle and finished well at the rim. He also works really hard in every situation.
358Alex Corrigan11Alex is one of the best shooters in camp and he creates space by moving off the ball. He also uses his shot fake to keep defenders off balance.
360Auhan Leng10Auhan shoots the ball from three point range with effectiveness. He can also finish around the rim when he gets by defenders.
355Isaiah Drakeford11Isaiah does a great job leading the break and finding opportunities for his team. He also will make open shots from deep.
428Connor Rufo10Connor is a good rebounder in traffic. he is also a great passer out of the post and can make plays for his teammates.
429Erik Braaten11Erik knows how to use his size on the defensive end. He can shoot from mid range and is very good in the pick and roll.
357William Mcdaniel12William is an athletic finisher who knows how to use his body. When he gets in the lane he creates problems for defenders.
354Kevin Pagalirino11Kevin is a crafty guard with great handle. He can explode by defenders and finish creatively at the rim.
72Bryan Novak10Bryan can handle and make plays against bigger players/ He has a great IQ and uses it to his advantage.
89Justin Pierre-Louis9Justin is very good at finding open teammates. He steps up in pressure situations and is good with the ball.
504Dylan Musial10Dylan has deep threat ability and a good IQ. He is always in the right spot defensively and has good hands.
453Taj Benning10Taj is a smooth guard who can score from all parts of the floor. He has great energy and is a leader on the floor.
N/A211Chris Gordon11He is a good decision maker and is able to stay patient on offense. Defensively he is strong and active.
419JP Krotulis11JP is a good shot blocker inside. He rebounds well and finds open players in transition.
454Kobie Wells10He is a great passer who plays with rhythm. If he comes more of a scorer he will be tough to guard.
242Steven Kostopoulos11Steven is a hard worker who is aggressive on the glass. His basketball IQ allows him to stay one step ahead of the opponent.
420Dan Wilson11Dan works really hard on both ends of the floor. He is relentless on the offensive glass and smart on defense.
207Ricky Mixson11Ricky scores the ball as good as anyone at camp. He looks to attack with every opportunity.
206Maksat Niyazberdyyev10Maksat is a good scorer who showed more potential as the day went on. He also makes smart passes and moves well off the ball.
199Joe Zecchino9He is a very good spot up shooter who doesn't hesitate to take big shots. He also sets his teammates up for their own shot.
198Dominic Grauso11Very good help defender who gets his hands in the passing lane. He is quick and strong in transition.
418Kevin Gibbs10He is a strong post player that uses his body well. He also had good handle for a post player.
351Tyreek Ridley12Tyreek did a great job attacking the rim and scoring. He uses his body well around the rim.
353Clarence Fitchett11He showed great ball pressure and presented problems for the offense. He also has the ability to finish after contact.
350Jalen McNeil11Jalen caused havoc on the defensive end with his ball pressure. When he found himself open, he made outside shots.
N/A309Jack Brockett9Jack stepped up to the challenge against older players. He went hard in drills and shot well from three point range.
308Matthew Asenjo10Matthew can get by his defender with quickness and handle. He also has a very good feel for the game.
352Sean Maher10Sean knows where to be on the floor at all times. He seldom makes mistakes because of his basketball IQ.
427Max Phillips11Max knows how to play in the post. He can finish with both hands and is a tough cover.
307Christian Chavis11He went all out in drills during the event. He sees the floor well and helps his teammates get opportunities.
N/A426Justin Porter11Justin gets to the rim and finishes at will. He can also be a great defender with his length and athleticism.
82Michael Chapman11Michael rebounds well and can compete in the paint. He can push the ball and has a great motor.
N/A91Debon Bright12Debon is a strong athletic guard who uses his body well. He finishes at the rim in a great way.
412Matthew Latka11Matthew makes his teammates better with the way he sees the floor. He also finishes inside with strength and body control.
96Jack Gaffney11Jack was one of the better three point shooters at camp. He uses his shot fake well to clear space.
413Joshua Chery12Josh is a strong wing who likes to get out and run the break. He rebounded well and hustled on defense.
106Darius Payne12Darius is a strong guard who can get by defenders. He is a good shooter from 17 feet.
421Isaiah Hill12Stretch forward who loves to shoot on the perimeter. If he can get stronger inside he will be a good offensive weapon.
166William Idzinski11William attacks the basket. Looks to move the ball and get teammates involved.
365Aaron Weekes11Aaron likes to push the ball in transition. Very unselfish player, always looking for teammates.
431Patrick Burke12Runs the floor well and does good job of contesting shots. Very active on the glass.
362Kevin Wan11Looks for open teammates. Handles pressure well, attacks off of that.
N/A305Kyle Ume9Plays above his height rebounding the ball. Very creative getting to the basket.
306Tyler Pasko11Aggressive rebounder on the defensive end. Tyler shows good shooting ability.
301John Bejar12Very quick guard. Uses that speed to get to the rim, creating for himself & others.
424Mark Croughan11Mark is a rim-protector on the defensive end. Shows an ability to finish with both hands around the basket.
302Eric O'Neal11High Basketball IQ offensively, makes good decisions. Plays tough defense.
303John GaudioJohn plays active defense, often leading to turnovers. Makes the extra pass on offense.
425Devon Gibbs10Terrific rebounder on both ends of the court. Gets good early positioning and can finish put-backs through contact.
304Michael Lionikis11Moves well without the ball. Uses screens well by creating space and making shots off that.
300Timothy Chaney9Timothy shows good ballhandling. He is able to find teammates in halfcourt & transition.
414Eric Johnson-Alford11Eric shows ability to guard multiple positions. Likes to push ball in transition and find open teammates.
124Jordan Harris11Jordan has good ballhandling ability. Shows ability create his own shot off the bounce.
130Jesse Adelson11Good point guard intangibles. Runs the team & competes on every possession.
133Jake Marzocca11Jake has the ability to guard multiple positions. Understands rotations on defense and spacing on offense.
136Jeremy Joseph11Jeremy looks to move the ball on offense, keep defense off balance. Always in a stance on defense.
505Jordan Moran11Jordan is a good set shooter from 3. Shows real passion for playing defense.
415Robert Robinson11Terrific first step to blow by defender. Can create in lane for himself & teammates.
158Justin John11Great intangibles for the game. Good on ball defender and set shooter from deep.
506Jason Franeta12Runs the floor and finishes around the basket. Keeps offense in front of him on defense.
452Josh Hall9Good strength & athleticism for his age. Able to create his own shot off the dribble.
N/A156Dean Noll9High Basketball IQ for his age. Terrific on-ball defender, likes to compete.
416Davis Franks10Very skilled & smart player on both ends. Always impacts the game regardless of where he is positioned.
155Sidney Dawkins12A true scorer. Attacks the basket with a purpose and was a threat regardless of time or score.
417Hodari Bazemore12Hodari used his athleticism to be disruptive on defense. Dangerous player in transition.
151Richard Wiafe11Richard can play tight on-ball defense without fouling. Does great job of talking to teammates.
N/A154Jake Betlow8Extremely skilled player for his age. Good ballhandler, high upside.
458Billy Gough11Runs for the floor well for his size. Disruptive on the offensive & defensive glass.
455Andrew Abadia13Good intangibles. Always talking to teammates and moves constantly without the ball.
456Darius Kure9High Basketball IQ for is age. Very effective player offensively in ball screens.
503Miles Lewis10Diverse skill set offensively. Makes good decisions when passing the ball, gets good angles.
367Ken Aviles11High energy player that competes on every possession. Gets all the hustle plays a coach is looking for.
450Donzell Cunningham12Wing player who can be a rim-protector. Uses his length to finish around the rim offensively.
411John Helsel10John was very active on the glass on both ends. Was also a rim-protector on defense.
15Kevin Jefferson11Kevin showed ability to hit perimeter shots in transition & halfcourt. Able to get his hands in passing lanes & get deflections.
24Noel Rosa11Noel uses his ballhandling to get to the rim. Very aggressive on ball defender and can lead to steals.
12Stefan Williams11Stefan has a quick first step & can finish around the rim. Can also create for teammates when penetrating the lane.
16Danny Frauenheim9Active & aggressive on-ball defender. Good decision maker passing the ball.
61Malcolm McLeod10Excels at seeking & finding rebounds. Looks to pass ahead in transition.
286Matthew Kanan11Matthew is a good defender on & off ball, knows his rotations. Moves well without the ball & can hit open shots.
423Henry Voorhees11Gets good positioning & rebounds well. Good passer out of the post off of double.
422Jahlil Kure11Jahlil uses his length to get his hands in passing lanes. Able to attack the basket & finish through contact.
287Keith Washington Jr.11Keith was able to penetrate the gaps and kick out to teammates on the perimeter. Good shooter in transition.
457Brandon Grayson10Very disruptive on-ball defender. Also able to beat his man off the dribble & score.
272Matthew Chang9Matthew runs the floor well. Cuts hard on offense and hits shots off of that.
288Trevor Covey9Trevor showed ability to hit perimeter shots in transition. On defense his early box-outs would get him rebounds.
N/A278Keyon Billie11Keyon always looked ahead in transition to pass ahead. Showed skill set to take & make open 3.
N/A289Michael Ginyard9Michael showed a willingness to compete on defense. Physical player who sets very hard screens.
149George Smyth11Runs the floor well for his size and rebounds well. High energy guy.
N/A117Kyle Moore9Kyle is able to change direction well with his dribble. Great skill set, high upside.
212Zahmir Butler13Team player looking to get others involved. Very creative offensive player, good hesitation pull-up jumper.
213Anthony Gomez11Anthony can create for others when attacking the basket. Good shot off the dribble & competes on defense.
225Basil Bonney12Strong combo guard who likes to push pace in transition. High energy player.
241Connor Klementowicz11Coaches player. Does all the work that might not show up on stat sheet. Pushes ball in transition.
372Abe Feliz11A combo guard that looks aggressively to score the ball. Can dribble & attack with both hands.
370Jason Shill10Good perimeter shooter. Very understanding of rotations on defense, always in a stance.
368Jason Magid10Guard who excels in the open court. Has a quick first step to blow by defender.
500Jordan Tutt12Long, athletic guard who can score in the open court. High volume scorer.
373Brett Reo10Player that will sacrifice his body for the team. Always moving on offense without the ball.
371Kevin Callahan11Terrific on-ball defender. Creates open shots for others with his skilled passing.
477Micahel Famosa12Quick, speedy guard who can push the tempo. Good shot off the dribble.
369Simon Liaguno9A glue guy, high energy player who shows his passion through work ethic. Great help defender & terrific attitude.
502Dashaun Best-Crassen12Dashaun moves the ball quickly & passes ahead in transition. Very active defender with hands & quick feet.
54Kevin Weekes11Plays above his size rebounding the ball. Defensively, 1-on-1, forces offense into tough shots.
N/A451Brandon Anderson11Diverse skill set offensively. Ability to shoot, off the catch or dribble, as well as attack the basket.
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