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The Class of 2013 in 140 or Less: Adrian Oliveira, Brimmer & May

The Class of 2013 in 140 or Less: Adrian Oliveira, Brimmer & May

Adrian Oliveira, Brimmer & May Vitals 6-foot-0, 175 pounds Point Guard 20 points, 7 assists per game New England Playaz AAU Adrian Oliveira is one of those guys that gets lost in the shuffle in the NEPSAC, but he shouldn’t. The point guard from Brimmer & May garnered 3rd team All-NEPSAC AA this year while […]

The Class of 2013 in 140 or Less: Jalen Adams, Wilbraham & Monson (2014)

The Class of 2013 in 140 or Less: Jalen Adams, Wilbraham & Monson (2014)

Jalen Adams, Wilbraham & Monson Academy (2014) Vitals 6-foot-1, combo-guard Melrose, Mass. Native Will play for Wilbraham & Monson next season Boston Amateur Basketball Club (BABC) AAU We kind of broke our own rules on this one, but it’s ok because Jalen Adams is worth taking a look at. The 6-foot-1 guard from Melrose HS […]

The Class of 2013 in 140 or Less: Tyrese Hoxter, Charlestown HS (Mass.)

Tyrese Hoxter, Charlestown HS (Mass.) Vitals 6-oot-3, 175 pounds Shooting Guard/Small Forward 19 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals Boston Amateur Athletic Club (BABC) AAU Tyrese Hoxter is the next in a line of extremely talented BABC guards. A left-handed wing player from Charlestown, Mass., Hoxter is one of the most explosive players in […]

The Class of 2013 in 140 or Less: Matt Mobley, Worcester Academy

The Class of 2013 in 140 or Less: Matt Mobley, Worcester Academy

Matt Mobley, Worcester Academy Vitals 6-foot-2, 170 pounds Shooting Guard 23.2 points, 8.1 rebounds, 6.7 assists, 2.5 steals last season Black Stone Valley Chaos AAU Matt Mobley took Massachusetts basketball by storm in 2011-12, leading St. Peter Marian of Worcester to the Central Mass. Finals before falling to St. John’s Shrewsbury. He is a silky […]

Jaylen Brantley and Rene Castro lead underrated BABC backcourt

Jaylen Brantley and Rene Castro lead underrated BABC backcourt

The Boston Amateur Basketball Club (BABC) is one of the best AAU programs in the country. They travel the country, knocking off top team after top team. And yet, their class of 2013 has a pair of underrated guards. Jaylen Brantley (Wilbraham & Monson) and Rene Castro (Worcester Academy) form one of the most formidable […]

First Real Deal 25 for Class of 2013: Jabari Parker and Julius Randle top yet another list

First Real Deal 25 for Class of 2013: Jabari Parker and Julius Randle top yet another list

The first version of the Real Deal 25 for the Class of 2013 is now released with the usual suspects topping the list. Jabari Parker, Julius Randle and Aaron Gordon join the Harrison twins (Andrew & Aaron) in the top-five. Some notes on the list. Jabari Parker takes the top spot, per usual. Julius Randle […]

Final Real Deal 25 for 2012: Noel, Muhammad top our list in final rankings for the class

Final Real Deal 25 for 2012: Noel, Muhammad top our list in final rankings for the class

With the 2012 recruiting season all but complete, here are our final 2012 rankings. These are also the inaugural Real Deal 25 Rankings which will be the format through which we at Real Deal Recruiting will rank players from here on out. Some notes on the rankings Nerlens Noel takes the top spot here. You […]