Category Archives: Recruiting

Exposure Camps and Tournaments

Exposure camps and tournaments will be here before we know it and that often means weekends on the road traveling from camp to camp, tournament to tournament, and gym to gym.  While playing at different locations and improving your game … Continue reading

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The Jadeveon Clowney Experiment: Will It Trickle Down To High School Sports?

As the NFL Draft Combine came to a close recently, there was a lot of talk about the rising and falling draft stock of the 330+ participants. There was also talk that had sophomore University of South Carolina defensive end … Continue reading

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Why should you use HoopRecruiter.com?

We often get asked why a player should use the resources at HoopRecruiter.com, so I thought it would be wise to detail some of those reasons out to parents and their players. First off, I think that this is a … Continue reading

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NCAA Recruiting Calendars, GPA and Test Scores and the NAIA Eligibility Center

Below are some links to very important information that you should read, investigate and when necessary, register for: NCAA Recruiting Calendar NCAA Eligibility Requirements – Classes and Sliding GPA Scale 2013-14 NCAA Eligibility Guide NAIA Eligibility Center As always, please … Continue reading

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Advice From College Coaches Who Use Our Site

I recently had the opportunity to speak with several college coaches who are using our site to ask them how things are going and if the site is helping them.  Fortunately, the answer is yes but there were several things … Continue reading

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Do you Have a Plan to get Recruited?

HoopRecruiter.com was created to assist high school basketball players who have the ability to play college basketball actually get to college.  Too often we see students who either do not have a plan in place to make that dream a … Continue reading

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What about Division II, III and NAIA?

I recently read a very good article by Al Woods on ‘www.woodsrecruiting.com’ and wanted to share some of those thoughts and ideas on playing Division II, III, NAIA, and other ‘lower levels’ of play. There is a mindset that if … Continue reading

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Are Paid Recruiting Services Worth the Price?

I recently read the following article on the website Recruiting-101.com and thought that is was a good topic for discussion.  I will post my responses throughout the article that show how HoopRecruiter.com is different from other available services, and welcome … Continue reading

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Academic vs. Athletic Scholarships

As we continue to work with families working to play basketball in college, the issue of finances always comes up.  Unfortunately, this is often a topic that causes stress to some and can often times scare people away from even … Continue reading

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Thoughts on a ‘De-Commit’

I read an article this morning on some comments made by Vanderbilt Head Football Coach James Franklin on players who had changed their verbal commitment from Vandy  to another school when signing their Letter of Intent (LOI).  Last year on … Continue reading

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