High School & Recruiting

2023 McDonald’s All-American Girls’ rosters announced

By Vishakha Deshpande / January 25, 2023

‘I’m excited Houston gets to be the proving ground for the next generation of high school basketball players’ said Nneka Ogwumike

Mary Ashley Groot’s desire to build takes her to Purdue

By Jackie Powell / December 23, 2022

With Groot, the Big Ten will only get more competitive

California head coach Charmin Smith raises her left hand in the air as she addresses the crowd, holding a microphone in her left hand. Notre Dame head coach Niele Ivey stands to her right, looking out at the crowd.

Inside Niele Ivey and Charmin Smith’s historic St. Louis homecoming

By Jenn Hatfield / November 18, 2022

‘There’s a lot of firsts that’s going on right now’

Logo for Spalding Hoophall Classic

Spalding Hoophall Classic announces expanded field for girls’ showcase

By Eric Rynston-Lobel / October 29, 2022

There is growth on the girls’ side of the event, but it still lags behind the boys’ showcase

Princeton guard Abby Meyers (1) drives against Indiana guard Ali Patberg (14) in a second-round NCAA Tournament game on March 21, 2022, in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo credit: Princeton Athletics/Sideline Photos)

Princeton star Abby Meyers commits to Maryland

By Jenn Hatfield / April 15, 2022

The Potomac, Maryland, native follows Harvard’s Katie Benzan as Ivy League graduate transfers playing for the Terps

Takeaways from the 2022 McDonalds All-American game

By James Kay / April 1, 2022

Some of the best high school players dazzle in exhibition

Left: Aaliyah Edwards shows a younger girl how to hold a basketball. Top right: (from left to right) Nika Mühl, Sofia Payan, Edwards, Wang Fuqu, Siya Deodhar and Diouma Berthe pose with the NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Tournament trophy. Bottom left: Mühl handles the ball during a program activity. Bottom right: Georgia Amoore stretches. Photos Courtesy of NBA Academy.

Preparation, opportunities and friendship: The NBA Academy Women’s Program’s impact on alumnae

By Natalie Heavren / March 31, 2022

Four years after it started, the NBA Academy Women’s Program saw 12 alumnae reach the 2022 NCAA Tournament

Klutch Sports Group establishes women’s basketball division, adds A’ja Wilson and Aliyah Boston as clients

By Gabriela Carroll / February 17, 2022

‘Women are some of the most electrifying and inspiring athletes in the world, and Klutch is excited and honored to be a part of that story,’ said Rich Paul

45th McDonald’s All American Games announces full roster

By Gabriella Lewis / January 27, 2022

Stanford’s Lauren Betts, UCLA’s Kiki Rice, UConn’s Isuneh Brady and Ayanna Patterson and Georgia’s Janiah Barker top the list

Before Harvard, Kathy Delaney-Smith dominated — and revolutionized — Massachusetts high school basketball

By Jenn Hatfield / January 17, 2022

Inside Kathy Delaney-Smith’s ‘Green Machine’