Shaq's Flo40 Son, Shareef O'Neal, Commits To Arizona

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In the early hours of Wednesday morning, while most were asleep, an announcement hit that seemingly startled the hoops masses when they woke up. Flo40 forward Shareef O'Neal has committed to Arizona.



At 6-foot-9, the Crossroads (CA) standout chose not to be a legacy at LSU, where his Naismith Hall of Fame and NBA legend father, Shaquille O'Neal, went, despite holding an offer. The No. 20-ranked prospect in 2018 didn't stay in-state and go to California, UCLA, or USC, either. 

The options certainly were there. The name alone garnered as much attention as he has potential. And just before the Nike EYBL season starts this weekend, O'Neal cut out all of the drama by choosing the Wildcats.



However, the questions and rumors will continue to swirl. Why now? Why from a tweet in the middle of the night? Did he make up his mind at Coachella over the weekend? It likely will be a hot-button topic in Hampton, VA, for EYBL's Session One this weekend, but all anyone really needs to know is that O'Neal's recruitment is seemingly over.


Travel Tracker: Indiana's Focus On Flo40 Top 10 Duo For Hoosier Hysteria

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With just a small handful of weeks remaining until the early signing period, it is coming down to the wire for some top-tier programs as they try to lure and lock in needed prospects for 2018. That’s why this weekend is set up to be a great final impression for some of the best players in the country.

Flo40 No. 15 Emmitt Williams Arrested On Serious Charges In Florida

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One of the nation’s top prospects is facing serious charges in Florida and is expected to appear in court on Wednesday, according to multiple reports.

FloHoops Live Schedule: The Can't-Miss Prep Events Of The 2017-18 Season

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Packed with the top prep prospects and events in the country, FloHoops is set to return for the 2017-18 high school basketball season bigger and better than ever. With a slate of 16 top-tier prep events already on tap, this is a journey no hoops fan will want to miss.

College Commitment Tracker: October 9-15

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With so much attention on Kentucky hosting its annual Big Blue Madness event and several top-tier prospects, perhaps some of the other recruiting buzz got overlooked this weekend. There was plenty to keep track of, too.

Hoophall West Uncovers Powerhouse 2017 Lineup

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With four Flo40 prospects and three teams coming off DICK'S Nationals bids, the American Family Insurance returns to FloHoops this season with another powerful prep lineup that could potentially shake up the top 25 rankings.

2018 Flo40 No. 28 Devon Dotson Picks Kansas

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Devon Dotson stood inside the Providence Day (NC) gym on Friday ready to end his recruitment.

Travel Tracker: All Eyes On Kentucky's Big Blue Madness

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If anyone thought another quiet visitor weekend was in store, guess again. There are some programs with big-time targets in town, and then Kentucky is a completely different story.

College Commitment Tracker: October 2-9

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Having a lighter weekend of official visitors didn't seem to slow the commitment rate down one bit. In fact, the past few days have been steady and rather significant for some of the top programs in the country.

The Official Darius Garland Video Archives

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Whether it's pulling up for a jumper or heading straight to the rack, going right or left, it's hard to find anyone in the high school game with a more deadly hesitation dribble than Darius Garland. It's what makes the Brentwood Academy (TN) floor general so tough to stop. It's what makes him one of the best point guards in the country.

Travel Tracker: No. 9 Simi Shittu Captures Spotlight As Lone Flo40 Visitor

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Over the past few weekends, many of the nation's top players have traveled across the country on official visits looking for their ideal college destination. That changes this weekend, when the bulk of the nation's top recruits head to Colorado Springs for the USA Basketball men's junior national team minicamp in Colorado Spings, Colorado.