The MLK High School Tourney Town Showcase at Ben L Smith High School presented by BigShots.net:Event will be this coming Saturday January 18/Players to Watch and Player Profiles available for your viewing

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The MLK High School Tourney Town Showcase @ Ben L Smith High School presented by: BigShots.net

Greensboro, NC – BigShots.net will present The MLK High School Tourney Town Showcase, taking place at Ben L. Smith High School on Saturday January 18, 2020, and featuring top boys high school teams including Smith, Moravian Prep, Piedmont Classical, Eastern Guilford, Westover, Salisbury, Reidsville, Gray Collegiate, High Point Christian, High Point Wesleyan, Salem Baptist, Faith Assembly, and Winston Salem Prep

Big Shots is proud to bring The MLK High School Tourney Town Showcase to Smith High School for 2nd consecutive year. The MLK High School Tourney Town Showcase will showcase some of North Carolina most talented players including Future NC State stars Shakeel Moore and Josh Hall, Murray State signee Nick McMullen, Silas Mason, KJ Garrett, Breon Pass, Auldon Edwards and many, many more future division one players.

Tickets for this event are $10 which includes all 7 games. Tickets will be sold at the door. First game starts at 11:00am
“This is by far the best event in the triad this weekend. You will see a lot of future college players showcase their talent on a huge stage” – Coach Partee

Previous players that have played in this event include ( Kaleb and Kody Martin, Jeremy Harris, Sacha Kalia-Jones, Xavier Hill-Mayes, Ty Graves, Deondre Overton, DJ Burns, Brandon Hough, Blake Harris and Hendon Hooker.

11:00am Moravian Prep Regional Team vs Salem Baptist
12:30pm Winston Salem Prep vs Piedmont Classical
2:00pm Moravian Prep National Team vs Faith Assembly
3:30pm Westover vs Eastern Guilford
5:00pm Salisbury vs Reidsville
6:30pm Smith vs Gray Collegiate
8:00pm High Point Christian vs High Point Wesleyan

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PLAYERS TO WATCH
Josh Hall 2020 6’9 SF Moravian Prep – NC State signee
Shakeel Moore 2020 6’1 PG Moravian Prep – NC State signee
Nick McMullen 2020 6’7 PF Ben L Smith – Murray State signee
Evan Joyner 2020 6’6 W Piedmont Classical – NC A&T signee
Silas Mason 2020 6’6 SF Ben L Smith
Amarie Haynie 2022 6’0 PG Moravian Prep
D’Marco Dunn 2021 6’3 SG Westover
Jamahri Harvey 2020 6’4 SG Moravian Prep
Breon Pass 2021 5’11 PG Reidsville
Jamarii Thomas 2021 6’1 PG Piedmont Classical
KJ Garrett 2021 6’1 PG High Point Christian
Kaleb Brooks 2020 6’7 SG Wesleyan Christian
Trent McIntyre 2020 6’4 PG Piedmont Classical
Stephon Minor 2020 5’10 PG Winston Salem Prep
Blane St. Clair 2021 6’4 SG Moravian Prep Regional
Anthony Chavez-Sellars 2021 6’6 SF Winston Salem Prep
Latavian Lawrence 2020 6’5 SF Gray Collegiate
Chase McDuffie 2021 6’4 SG Gray Collegiate
Shad Thomas 2021 6’5 SF Salem Baptist
Tauris Watson 2020 6’2 PG Gray Collegiate

11:00 AM Moravian Prep Regional vs. Salem Baptist
MORAVIAN PREP REGIONAL (NC)
Coach: Jeremy Ellis
Tavis Bridges 2021 6’8 PF Moravian Prep NC Team Felton
Interest: App State
Athletic lengthy PF, averaging 10 ppg 5 rpg, putting up big numbers as jr, / D1 upside
@tavisbridges124
Perez Bowser 2021 6’2 PG Moravian Prep Regional NC Team Loaded 704
Smooth shooting PG / puts up numbers / pure release with range / plays fast / D1 talent /
All Star: CLT @perez_bowser
Hamilton Campbell 2022 6’0 PG Moravian Prep Regional
Blane St. Clair 2021 6’4 SG Moravian Prep Regional NC PSB Elite
Offers: Lees McRae, DePaul
Leads team at 12 ppg 3 rpg, Springy wing, skilled, rebounds. Sleeper in NC 2021 class,
avg 21 ppg as soph.
Eli Ellis 2025 5’10 PG Moravian Prep Regional
NC’s top 2025 prospect, elite shooter, scorer off catch and bounce, as tough & skilled as
they come
Brayden Crump 2024 6’7 SF Moravian Prep Regional
A top prospect in NC 2024 class, stretch forward, shooter, high level skills
Tee Bryan 2020 6’5 SF Moravian Prep Regional
Driver, competes
Parker Grant 2020 6’3 SG Moravian Prep Regional
Scoring combo guard, put up big numbers in Big Shots with SC Kings

SALEM BAPTIST (NC)
Coach: Drew Glupker
Zach Shumate 2020 6’8 PF Salem Baptist NC Carolina Wolves NC
Offers: Lincoln Memorial, Citadel
Stretch forward, high motor, shoots 3, inside-out game. shumatezach24
Ethan Pegram 2021 6’0 PG Salem Baptist
(@ejpheels23)
Shad Thomas 2021 6’5 SF Salem Baptist
Athletic slashing wing
Brandon Summers 2020 6’9 C Salem Baptist

12:30 PM Winston Salem Prep vs. Piedmont Classical
PIEDMONT CLASSICAL (NC)
Coach: Kenneth Free Jr.
Jamarii Thomas 2021 6’1 PG Piedmont Classical NC NL Disciples Elite
Offers: Lees-McRae
Athletic scoring PG, sleeper in NC 2021 averaging 15.9 ppg and 2.8 apg. Pushes the
ball in transition, strong driver, fights through contact, shoots the 3, gamer! @JamariiThomas
Trent McIntyre 2020 6’4 SG Piedmont Classical NC NL Disciples Elite
Offers: Campbell, WV Wesleyan
Versatile guard, tough, defends, long athletic PG, good feel in transition, D1/D2+
recruiting, one of the toughest competitors in NC 2020 class, Averaging 10.9 ppg 4.4 rpg and
3.1 apg
Evan Joyner 2020 6’6 W Piedmont Classical NC Garner Road
Signed: NC A&T
Lengthy slashing wing, versatile, plays/defends multiple positions, makes winning plays
Jalen King Joiner 2020 6’5 SG Piedmont Classical NC Team Wall
Offers: Lees Mcrae, Mars Hill
Athletic wing, high flyer, hits 15′, upside, driver @JalenJoiner
Qualeem Poindexter 2020 5’11 PG Piedmont Classical NC Greensboro Warriors
Lefty 3 point shooter, confident shooter with range, makes big shots

WINSTON SALEM PREP (NC)
Coach: Andre Gould
Stephon Minor 2020 5’10 PG Winston Salem Prep NC Team Winston
Strong PG, downhill driver gets into paint, averaging 14.4 ppg and 6 apg. / led Team
Winston in ppg in CLT / D2+ – LM- prospect. All Star: CLT Biancardi / @StephenMinor11
Anthony Chavez-Sellars 2021 6’6 SF Winston Salem Prep NC Team Winston
Offers: Winthrop, Tulsa, Charlotte, High Point
Springy 3-4 combo / competes on glass / runs floor, high riser at rim / versatile, tough
defender / All Star: Winston, CLT Biancardi @hoodieant_
Troy Mills 2021 6’2 SG Winston Salem Prep NC
Leads WSP at 15.3 ppg, scoring combo guard
Zaire Patterson 2020 6’6 PF Winston Salem Prep NC
FB Offers: South Carolina, Duke, ECU, Florida +
Big body, 4-star football recruit, 7’+ wingspan, paint presence, rebounds, blocks shots

2:00 PM Moravian Prep National vs. Faith Assembly
MORAVIAN PREP NATIONAL (NC)
Coach: Antonio Lowe
18-1
Josh Hall 2020 6’9 SF Moravian Prep NC Team Loaded NC
Signed: NC STATE
Top 30 prospect nationally, HM+ length & stroke, springy game, strokes 3, 3-level scorer,
NC’s top scorer & prospect, explosive at rim at 6’9, creates mismatch problem with skillset &
versatility. Now rebounding at high rate and defending at high level. Future pro, averaging 24.0
ppg and 4.5 rpg @jay5mula
Shakeel Moore 2020 6’1 PG Moravian Prep NC Team CP3
Signed: NC STATE
Top two-way point guard in NC, Top 100 talent, lockdown defender that has elite gear/
athleticism, lefty that is hard to stop going left, tough streak, high motor PG, attacks – plays
above rim – Isaiah Thomas like with stop and pop game. Averaging 14.4ppg, 4rpg and 3 apg.
@TheShakeelMoore
Amarie Haynie 2022 6’1 PG Moravian Prep NC
Offers: Ole Miss, UAB
Speedy high level PG that is a hot prospect, now in 2022 class is amongst the elite PG’s
in NC’s 2022 group. Confident lead guard, gets downhill and finishes in traffic. Similar to
Shakeel Moore in that he has produced for years now receiving deserved recruiting
Jamahri Harvey 2020 6’4 SG Moravian Prep NC Team Loaded NC
Offers: Longwood, St. Bonaventure, Nebraska, Rider, Elon, Mount St. Mary’s, Robert Morris,
Quinnipiac, Hofstra, UNC-Wilmington, North Carolina A&T, South Carolina State, Hampton,
Fayetteville State
Scoring combo off the bounce, big guard, fluid in transition – Plays with pace – Has size
that is very intriguing to MM+/HM-. Will be successful at next level. Defends multiple positions
@thejayharvey14
Javarzia Belton 2020 6’10 C Moravian PrepNC Team Loaded NC
Offers: Charleston, SC State, Wichita State, Wake Forest, UMBC, UNLV
HM frame, strong big, rebounds – 10 feet and in scorer, finishes through contact – High
level shot blocker – a top big in NC’s 2020 class – battling injuries, competes @jbelton01
Luke Davis 2020 6’7 SF Moravian PrepNC Team Wall
As springy as they come in NC’s 2020 class, Hybrid forward, quick riser that elevates at
the rim and on his jumper making it hard to defend. Face up game, beats slower 4’s on drives
Jordan Wildy 2021 6’9 PF Moravian Prep NC Team Loaded
Offers: Western Carolina
Stretch forward with MM+/high level upside, skilled
Darrius Davis 2021 6’4 SG Moravian Prep
Offers: Rhode Island, Lasalle
High level motor at wing spot / Athletic lefty slasher, combo guard driver / high motor,
plays above rim, PA native / Defensive specialist, shutdown defender / All Star in Big Shots
since ’17 @15_DarriusDavis

FAITH ASSEMBLY (NC)
Coach: Marvin Reed
Marvin Reed Jr. 2020 6’3 G Faith Assembly NC Team Disciples
Lefty PG with length, driver, changes gear, scores in traffic, coach’s son makes right
reads

3:30 PM Westover vs. Eastern Guilford
EASTERN GUILFORD (NC)
Coach: Joseph Spinks
Kadyn ‘KD’ Dawkins 2021 5’9 PG Eastern Guilford NC Team Cobras
Always productive, averaging 22.2 ppg 7.3 apg 3.9 rpg and 2.0 spg, Quick speed PG,
scorer, facilitator for EG, big shot maker
Kamell Smith 2021 6’5 SG Eastern Guilford NC NC Ice
High flyer, athletic wing, 2-way player with length and motor, rebounds, averaging 12.3
ppg 9.8 rpg
Omarion Johnson 2020 6’3 SG Eastern Guilford
Glue guy, active wing
Jayron Rankin 2021 6’1 G Eastern Guilford
Quick, defensive stopper, motor

WESTOVER (NC)
Coach: George Stackhouse
D’Marco Dunn 2021 6’3 SG Westover
Offers: VCU, ECU, UC Riverside
Combo guard that is as hot as any in NC 2021 class, Averaging 21 ppg 8 rpg 2.8 spg,
active driver, gets downhill, transfer from West that now receiving heavy recruiting
2020 Traymond Willis-Shaw 2020 6’7 F Westover
Athletic 3-4 combo averaging 13.5 ppg 6.9 rpg

5:00 PM Salisbury vs. Reidsville
REIDSVILLE (NC)
Coach: Jason Ross
Breon Pass 2021 6’2 PG Reidsville NC Team CP3
Offers: NC State, ECU, Elon
Top 20 NC 2021, a top 5 PG in NC 2021 class averaging 16.8 ppg 6.6 apg 5.1 rpg and
2.8 spg. State champ football, 2-sport star, winner! 23 ppg as soph. Pure PG, gets all involved
can deliver off bounce. Springy at rim, converts D to O. High major layup shooter, strokes 3
@PassBreon
Auldon Edwards 2020 6’4 G is a
Scoring wing with length, Averaging 18.4 ppg and 6.4 rpg. 2-sport star holds multiple D1
football offers

6:30 PM Smith vs. Gray Collegiate (SC)
Gray Collegiate (SC)
Coach: Dion Bethea
Latavian Lawrence 2020 6’5 SF Gray Collegiate SC Carolina Wolves
Offers: Cleveland State / Interest from Charleston Southern, UNC Asheville, USC Upstate,
Hampton & Queens University.
Having breakout season averaging 16 ppg 6 rpg and 4 blks / Athletic lengthy wing, super
explosive at 6’5, shoots the 3, All Star: CLT, Transfer from Silver Bluff to Gray Collegiate
Tauris Watson 2020 6’2 PG Gray Collegiate SC Upward Stars PeeDee
Offers: SC State, Coker, Catawba
A bucket, leads Gray at 20 ppg 4 rpg and 3 spg. Strong built guard at 6-2, loves to be in
attack mode, gets to line at high rate like most great scorers, finishes well through contact, good
athlete that can finish above the rim, want to see him drive more right (left-handed) / D2+/LMprospect /
@ballislife_002
Zaire Rogers 2020 6’5 SF Gray Collegiate SC Jersey Playaz
Offers: St. Peters
Transfer from Immaculate Concepcion (NJ) / standout for Jersey Playaz on EYBL /
rebounder, athlete, competes @ZaireRogers_3
Chase McDuffie 2021 6’4 SG Gray Collegiate SC Carolina Pressure
Offers: St. Bonaventure, Fayetteville State, Winthrop, Wyoming / interest from Western
Carolina, Charleston, Gardner Webb, Charleston Southern & Clemson.
Top 3-point shooter SC 2021 averaging 10 ppg and 4 rpg, big guard, confident, winner,
Top 10 SC 2021 / will be the player Dion Bethea dials up to get a bucket as Gray Collegiate
looks to 3-peat as state champs. @mcduffiechase
Chris Rhone 2021 6’3 SG Gray Collegiate SC Carolina Pressure
Strong SG with athleticism and skill set, Rhone ranks in the top 40 in South Carolina’s
2021 rankings. @beezwitdabutter
Brandon Gardner 2023 6’5 PF Gray Collegiate SC
High flyer, Top 5 SC 2023 prospect, D1 prospect
Tory Kelly 2022 6’0 PG Gray Collegiate SC Carolina Cavs
PG facilitator for Gray, a top 5 SC 2022 PG torykelly12

SMITH (NC)
Coach: Derrick Partee
Silas Mason 2020 6’6 SF Ben L Smith NC Team Felton Offers: Florida, OK
St, Charlotte, Houston, Hampton, WCU, UNCG, ECU, DePaul, Georgetown, Wichita St, High
Pt, Providence, ODU, Central Conn St, Elon, App St, UAB, Kansas St, Wichita State
A top available prospect in NC 2020, averaging 20.4ppg and 7.2 rpg / Slashing lefty –
Scores at rim, explosive plays above rim – Lengthy frame, gets to line / hitting mid-range jumper,
rebounding at high rate / @TheSilas_Mason
Nick McMullen 2020 6’7 PF Ben L Smith NC Team Felton Signed: MURRAY
STATE
A top rebounder in NC 2020 class, High motor lefty, active on the glass, 15 feet and in,
face up game, goes by slower 4’s, averaging 15.1 ppg 9.6 rpg / @mvp13army
Khalid Hinds 2020 5’11 PG Ben L Smith NC Greensboro Warriors
Offers: Mid Atlantic Christian University.
11.5 ppg 5 apg and 2.7 spg Quick PG / defends/ competes / sets tone on O & D
Jordan Williams 2020 6’4 SF Ben L Smith NC Greensboro Warriors
Offers: Mid Atlantic Christian University
Athletic slasher, versatile, D2 prospect @Jcwilliams2020
Juwelz Hargrove 2021 6’6 SF
Interest: NC A&T, Ball State, Houston Baptist and UNCG
D1 wing prospect averaging 8.3 ppg and 5.2 rpg.

8:00 PM High Point Christian vs. Wesleyan Christian
HIGH POINT CHRISTIAN (NC)
Coach: Joseph Cooper
Landon Sutton 2020 6’0 PG High Point Christian NC Carolina Wolves NC
Offers: WV Tech, Piedmont College / Interest: Lynchburg, Hampden-Sydney,Randolph Macon,
William Peace
Leads HPCA at 19 ppg and 5 rpg, Shooting combo, effortless stroke from 3, good ball
handling skills, makes sound decisions with the ball. excels off ball screens and knockdown
shooter off penetration, active player, makes hustle plays, high academic @landonsutton24
KJ Garrett 2021 6’1 PG High Point Christian NC Team Felton
Offers: New Hampshire, NC A&T
Aggressive lead guard that plays with pace, experienced, advanced reads and
playmaking ability, gets to rim, averaging 17 ppg 5 apg 4 rpg 3 spg., a top 10 PG in NC 2021
@ballislife_kj1

WESLEYAN CHRISTIAN (NC)
Coach: CJ Lee
Kaleb Brooks 2020 6’7 SG Wesleyan Christian NC
Sleeper in NC’s 2020 class, produces, shooter with length, averaging 17.0 ppg and 6.5
rpg, @KalebBrooks6
Aisaiah Phillips 2021 6’1 PG Wesleyan Christian NC Team Felton
Offers: NC A&T
Averaging 16.0 ppg 4.5 rpg and 3.5 apg, past MVP at Big Shots Myrtle Beach Live, D1
scoring point guard, playmaker off the bounce
Matthew Patterson 2020 6’4 SG Wesleyan Christian NC
Athletic, high riser – length frame – active in passing lanes
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