The 2020 Pangos Rocky Mountain Summit was held recently (August 28-30) at Nets on Fire in St. George UT (2 hours North of Las Vegas NV and featured 70 travel teams from throughout the West as well as a squad from Illinois – playing “shootout” or match-up games in 17u, 16u and 15u level divisions.
BallerTV.com live-streamed all the games for this event and they are available for replay https://www.ballertv.com/events/pangos-rocky-mountain-summit Team Rosters are also available online for college coaches and scouts to make it easier watching the live-stream games: https://www.fullctpress.net/f/2020_Rocky_Mountain_Summit_-_Team_Rosters_-_Revised_-_09-08-20.pdf
Top scouts in attendance included Frank Burlison (BurlisonOnBasketball.com, McDonald’s All-American Game, NBPA Top 100 Camp and Pangos All-American Camp selection committees), Van Coleman (Nothing But Net Magazine, McDonald’s All-American Game, NBPA Top 100 Camp and Pangos All-American Camp selection committees), Ronnie Flores (Ball is Life and Pangos All-American Camp selection committee), Dinos Trigonis (Nothing But Net Magazine, Fullcourt Press and Pangos All-American Camp), Krysten Peek (Rivals.com), Tyler Glazier (Pro Insight), Bruce Williams (PrepHoops Nevada), Ikay Henry (The Players Circle), Jacob Machnik (Silver Waves Media), Joseph McCauley (Scout Whisperer) and Dominique Brooks (Brooks Scouting Report) and video-outlets Ball is Life, Ball Dawgs, BallerTV, Overtime, Slam Magazine, Hustle2k and Quick11Hoops.
In our “opening night” recap of the event we highlighted several top players in attendance like 2021s Paolo Banchero (Duke verbal), Nolan Hickman (Kentucky verbal), Jahmai Mashack (just committed to Tennessee), Bradley Ezewiro (committed to LSU), Wayne McKinney (San Diego verbal), Lamaj Lewis (Loyola Marymount verbal), Damarcies Moore, Jaden Brownell, Brennan Rigsby, Darrien Williams, Preston Squire, Daniel Rouzan, 2022s Rickie Isaacs, Joseph Hunter, Jaxon Kohler, Joshua Jefferson, Jaylen Thompson, Koren Johnson, Tajavis Miller, Tyler Linhardt, Tyler Mrus, Quin Patterson, Bennett O’Connor, 2023s Mikey Williams, Jordan Ross and 2024 Dedan Thomas Jr.:
Below we highlight several additional D-1 prospects in the 2021 and 2022 classes that stood out in Utah.
Kaden Perry 6’9” 2021 Battleground (WA)
Bouncy and active Gonzaga-bound PF is one of the most underrated players in the nation. Perry plays with intensity on both ends of floor and is a premier finisher and rim-protector. Runs floor extremely well and has real face-up ability as well. Forms arguably the best 1-2 interior AAU punch in nation with Seattle Rotary teammate Paolo Banchero. Pangos Rocky Mountain Summit Video highlights: https://twitter.com/balldawgs/status/1302392583243456513?s=20
Shane Nowell 6’5” 2021 Eastside Catholic (Sammamish WA)
Athletic wing has played better in other settings that I’ve watched him in but let’s be clear, Shane is HM prospect worthy of his 4-star status with offers from Washington, Arizona, Oklahoma, Kansas, Washington State and Montana. Quick to the rim off the bounce with the touch to finish with regularity, Shane also has the physical tools to be a premier defender at the next level.
Sione Lose 6’4″ 2021 Capital Christian (Sacramento CA)
Tough wing plays to win and is very much underrated regionally on the West Coast. Showed his worth in St. George for College Prep Academy by scoring a game-high 30 points against a loaded Seattle Rotary squad in a very competitive game. Wyoming, UC-San Diego and Sacramento State are among those showing interest at the moment for this very good student.
Jeremiah Nyarko 6’8” 2022 St. John Bosco (Bellflower CA)
Athletic and hardworking PF is quick on the glass and possesses a soft touch on his face-up jump shots. Love his attitude, work-ethic and way he positively communicates with teammates. Bonafide-winner has an offer from USC.
Henri Adiassa 6’10” 2022 Crossroads (Santa Monica CA)
Big, strong and oh so athletic center has potential to develop into a young Amar’e Stoudemire-type post player. One to definitely track in this class.
Jalen Weaver 6’5” 2021 Southern California Academy (Los Angeles CA)
Denver CO native is a strong wing that uses his strength well to score en route to the hoop or can spot up from beyond the 3-point arc. Weaver has offers from Nevada, Tulsa, Loyola Marymount, UMass and Montana State.
Jordan Pope 6’1” 2022 Prolific Prep (Napa CA)
Crafty point guard has real shot-making ability. San Francisco, UC-Riverside and Montana have offered with interest from Cal and Arizona State.
Tyler Linhardt 6’7” 2022 King’s (Shoreline WA)
Skilled forward with plenty of scoring punch. Excellent student (3.6 GPA) has been offered by Washington, Boise State and Eastern Washington.
Alex Horiuk 6’11” 2021 Jesuit (Carmichael CA)
Northern Cal senior sleeper center prospect has real post value in a very thin 2021 class. Excellent length to go along with nice agility and accurate touch in the paint. Very good student (3.5 GPA) is worth a long look for MM+ and below programs looking to add interior depth.
Jaylahn Tuimoloau 6’5” 2021 Eastside Catholic (Sammamish WA)
Nation’s #1 HS defensive football prospect can really hoop too! Very agile for size with surprisingly crafty touch around the rim, Tuimoloau is a tough customer on the boards and a stingy defender. Long line of elite gridiron programs lined up for his future services including Alabama, Ohio State, Oklahoma, USC, Washington and Oregon.
Luke Turner 6’7” 2021 Santa Margarita (CA)
One of the most undervalued seniors on West Coast, Turner is a long-range sharpshooter and underrated athlete and defender. Top notch student (4.0 GPA) is a UC-Riverside priority that is also hearing from the Ivy League & UC-San Diego.
Bryce Griggs 6’3” 2022 San Ysidro (CA)
Strong guard is a confident scorer who always looks to attack. After the tourney concluded, Griggs announced that he was returning to his home state of Texas due to the uncertainty with California high school basketball this upcoming season.
Skylar Wilson 6’6” 2021 Southern California Academy (Los Angeles CA)
Skilled swingman has nice feel for the game and deceptive bounce to the rim. Colorado native is headed to Julius Von Hanzlik-directed SCA prep program.
Keba Keita 6’8” 2022 Wasatch Academy (Mt. Pleasant UT)
American Fork (UT) transfer is a very strong and physical PF with the strength to score on the block as well as clean up on the glass.
Langston Reynolds 6’4” 2022 Colorado Prep (Aurora CO)
Denver East transfer is a rapidly improving guard that can attack and finish above the rim as well as operate from the perimeter. At the top of his Colorado class in 2022, Langston received his 1st offer recently from San Diego State.
Joel Speckman 6’8” 2022 Chaparral (Parker CO)
Physical PF is a force on the glass and a potent low-post scorer. Fantastic student too (3.9 GPA).
Drew Carter 6’3” 2021 Tigard (OR)
Headed to Colorado as both a basketball and a football recruit (plays QB), Carter is an excellent shooter (and student – 3.8 GPA) with outstanding basketball IQ.
Oziyah Sellers 6’4 2022 Southern California Academy (Los Angeles CA)
Team Arsenal combo-guard can score from all 3 levels. Excellent student (3.7 GPA) too.
RJ Smith 6’4” 2022 Damien (La Verne CA)
Strong WG with ability to score in a variety of ways.
Leo Debruhl 6’3” 2021 Seattle Academy (WA)
Heady SG has very nice 3-point stroke and competes on every play. Very good student (3.75 GPA) too.
Alexander Crawford 6’7” 2021 Coronado (San Diego CA)
Athletic forward runs floor well and can finish in transition. One of SoCal’s most underrated seniors is a good student (3.3 GPA). Offered by San Diego, Alabama and TCU.
Alpha Chibambe 6’5” 2022 JSerra (San Juan Capistrano CA)
Ultra-athletic wing can finish through contact. High-major athleticism and upside.
Noa Gonsalves 6’2” 2021 Lehi (UT)
Smooth but sneaky athletic point guard has interest from Utah State and Southern Utah.
Shyheim Parm 6’1” 2022 Cajon (San Bernardino CA)
Promising point guard has real D1 talent and has offers from Arizona and Northern Arizona.
Colin Carey 6’6” 2021 Sunrise Mountain (Peoria AZ)
Deceptive athlete and skilled wing forward is a good student (3,3 GPA) with a Northern Arizona offer.
Ben Kryskowiak 6’4” 2021 Olympus (Holladay UT)
Son of Utah head coach Larry Kryskowiak (dad was in St. George watching his team play) is a wing with nice shooting touch.
Jaden Phillips 6’5” 2021 Modesto Christian (Modesto CA)
Quick slashing scorer is also a pesky defender.
Carter Welling 6’9” 2021 Corner Canyon (Draper UT)
Inside-out post-man is active, has a good motor and can extend defenses with his shooting touch. Very good student (3.6 GPA) has offers from UC-Irvine, Cal Poly and Utah Valley.
Jonathan McCullough 6’3” 2021 Hesperia (CA)
Athletic combo-guard made game-winning OT shot for Prodigy Elite versus Team LaVine Gold 17 on the event’s last day.
Isaac Finlinson 6’5” 2021 Dixie (St. George UT)
One of the state of Utah’s top scorers is receiving interest from Utah State, BYU, Southern Utah and Dixie State. Very good student (3.9 GPA).
Kamal Muhammad 6’8” 2022 Lakeside (Nine Mile Falls WA)
Active rebounder is a very fine student (3.8 GPA) with an offer from Eastern Washington and interest from the Ivy League.
Julian Agosto 5’10” 2021 Hale (Seattle WA)
Quick PG pushes rock well in transition and is good in ball screen action. Idaho, Portland State and Eastern Washington among those showing interest.
Christian Bento 7’0” 2021 Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas NV)
Hardworking center has improved touch around the rim. Good student (3.2 GPA) has the strength to bang down low and the length to be a factor as a rim-protector and rebounder.
Jaylen Alexander 6’7” 2021 Columbia (Nampa ID)
Long and athletic swingman makes big plays at both ends. Pepperdine is among college programs those showing interest.
Derek Kramer 6’9” 2021 Elite (Issaquah WA)
Underrated Pacific NW senior PF has a San Diego offer with interest from Hawaii, Seattle, St. Mary’s and Washington State. Excellent student too (3.7 GPA).
Julian Hammonds 6’4” 2021 Cherry Creek (Greenwood Village CO)
Solid wing player always seems to play under control. 2-sport athlete is also being recruited as a D1 football prospect. Basketball offers from Wyoming, Denver and Northern Colorado.
David Pickles 6’9” 2021 Mercer Island (WA)
Big body is still developing but has no problem mixing it up inside. Excellent student (3.9 GPA) has Ivy League interest.
Greg Gerhardt 6’10” 2021 Monarch (Louisville CO)
Excellent student (3.7 GPA) is a long and hardworking post that rebounds well and can protect the rim.
Takai Emerson-Hardy 6’7” 2021 Vanden (Fairfield CA)
Bruising PF is solid and consistent on the glass.
Brandon Hall 6’5” 2021 Thornton Township (Harvey IL)
Big combo-guard with impressive slashing scoring ability.
Dallin Grant 6’7” 2021 Cedar City (UT)
Very good outside shooter can finish at the rim. “A” student (3.6 GPA) has good leadership skills.
Aaron Price 6’6” 2022 Liberty (Henderson NV)
Athletic forward with huge upside and terrific GPA (4.2 GPA).
Ben Bowen 6’5” 2021 Mountain Vista (Highlands Ranch CO)
Sharp-shooting WG committed to Wyoming this past June.
Quentin Webb 6’7” 2022 San Ysidro (CA)
Very athletic swingman is a terror in transition.
Brody Rowbury 6’10” 2021 Meridian (ID)
Burly post-man is active on the glass and can score on the block.
Cobi Campbell 6’2” 2021 Puyallup (WA)
Cerebral lefty PG is a consistent 3-point shooting treat.
Isaiah Thompson 6’9” 2021 Fountain-Fort Carson (Fountain CO)
PF has a knack for the ball and can defend both in the paint and out on the perimeter.
Andrew Pipersburgh 6’7” 2021 Serra (Gardena CA)
PF with wide-shoulders can face-up and take defenders off the dribble as well as score on power moves inside. Good defender and rebounder too.
Ryan Abelman 6’2” 2022 Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas NV)
Terrific long-range shooter is also a sparkling student (4.0 GPA).
Robert Vaihola 6’7” 2021 Riordan (San Francisco CA)
PF with a big body and solid interior scoring ability.
Yousef Elkugia 6’7” 2021 Elite Prep (Issaquah WA)
Big and strong athletic wing has good 3-point range. Hawaii, Northeastern, Idaho, Oregon State and Washington State among those showing interest.
Caleb Nelson 6’6” 2021 Carlsbad (CA)
Rangy swingman with ability to elevate at the rim. Fantastic student (4.1 GPA) is hearing from UC-San Diego, Point Loma (offer) and Cal State Monterey (offer).
Jaylon Ellis 5’11” 2021 O’Dea (Seattle WA)
One of the Northwest’s most underrated point guards is quick off the bounce with legit bucket-making ability.
Isaiah Broady 6’7” 2021 Chandler (AZ)
Athletic rebounder and defender that can finish in transition has offers from UC-Santa Barbara and Grand Canyon with interest from Nevada, San Jose State, Colorado State and Cleveland State.
Jaden Hansen 6’6” 2021 Rocky Mountain (Meridian ID)
Excellent student (3.8 GPA) is a lock-down defender with the strength to get to the cup off the dribble.
Mekhi Morris 5’10” 2021 Capitol Christian (Sacramento CA)
Quick point guard is a pesky defender.
Jackson Brennan 6’3” 2022 ThunderRidge (Highlands Ranch CO)
Wing with strong frame and a feathery touch from deep.
Christopher Hardy 6’1” 2021 El Segundo (CA)
Crafty scoring combo-guard is a SoCal senior sleeper.
Jaden Brownell 6’8” 2021 Alta (Sandy UT)
Big WF with nice mid-post game has offers from Idaho State and Northern Arizona.
Xavier Harris 5’11” 2022 Horizon (Thornton CO)
Speedy point has ability to score off the bounce.
Henry Ihrig 6’6” 2022 Davis (Kaysville UT)
Big “jack of all trades” wing with scoring skills and nice marks in the classroom (3.7 GPA).
Jalen Houston 6’1” 2021 Bogan (Chicago IL)
Steady floor-general with nice perimeter shooting range.
Lenz Dupont 6’4” 2021 Balboa School (San Diego CA)
WG with nice build and a potent mid-range game. Good student (3.4 GPA).
Raydon Thorson 6’0” 2022 Queen Creek (AZ)
Excellent passer is a Copper State point guard sleeper.
Tyler Hawkins 6’5” 2021 Lehi (UT)
WG with accurate perimeter stroke as well as ability to get to cup off dribble is a fine student (3.5 GPA).
Keegan Munson 6’8” 2021 Desert Hills (St. George UT)
Physical PF is a regular visitor on the glass.
Kaeden McGlothin 6’6” 2022 Stanwood (WA)
Promising swing-man is a NW prospect worth keeping an eye on.
Nigel Burris 6’7” 2021 Mitty (San Jose CA)
Solid rebounder and defender.
Yaw Reneer 6’5” 2022 American Fork (UT)
Muscular and athletic wing is a top-notch defender.
Joe Ogbebor 6’4” 2021 Balboa School (San Diego CA)
Long defender can defend all 3 perimeter positions and is an effective slashing scorer. Good student (3.4 GPA).
Malek Gomma 6’6” 2022 Elite Prep (Issaquah WA)
Undersized PF is very productive inside and a very good student (3.5 GPA).
Tate Garff 6’3” 2022 Davis (Kaysville UT)
Top-notch shooter with quick release and excellent grades (3.8 GPA).
Joshua Ragsdale 6’4” 2022 JSerra (San Juan Capistrano CA)
Underrated and versatile wing with a fantastic GPA (4.0).
Bennett O’Connor 6’0” 2022 Mount Si (Snoqualmie WA)
Son of former Bellevue (WA) coach Chris O’Connor is a heady and smart PG with an accurate shooting touch.
Preston Condie 6’5” 2021 Carbon (Price UT)
Hardworking WF with nice basketball IQ.
Daniel Ameyaw 6’7” 2021 Balboa School (San Diego CA)
High-energy PF rebounds well outside his area. Very fine student (3.5 GPA).
Treyton Tebbs 6’3” 2021 Cedar City (UT)
Outstanding shooter from both the 3-point and FT lines. Very good student too (3.6 GPA).
Joe Cookson 6’6” 2021 Seattle Academy (WA)
Versatile WF has a nice skill set.
Cameron Walker 5’11” 2021 Turlock (CA)
Quick PG is a confident ballhandler with ability to knock down shots. Very good student (3.5 GPA) has great attitude.
Jaxson Heiden 6’8” 2021 Alta (Sandy UT)
Back to the basket post player also has a nice face-up game.
Nolan Marold 6’7” 2021 ThunderRidge (Highlands Ranch CO)
Versatile forward is an off the charts student (4.2 GPA).
Bradley Swillie 6’5” 2022 Life Christian Academy (Tacoma WA)
Hot shooting WF has the range to extend defenses.
Yorgio Golesis 5’10” 2022 Skyline (Salt Lake City UT)
Aggressive PG is always in attack mode.
Xavier Bailey 6’5” 2021 Lindbergh (Renton WA)
Big, physical guard handles rock well.
Bronson Burrow 6’7” 2021 Ripon (CA)
Solid rebounder can score down low.
Damion Byrd II 5’11” 2022 Silverado (Las Vegas NV)
Solid student (3.0 GPA) handles ball well under pressure.
Ethan Bennett 6’2” 2021 Dixie (St. George UT)
Tough lead guard knows how to get teammates involved in the half-court. Terrific student (3.9 GPA).
Taeo Thomas 6’2” 2021 Verbum Dei (Los Angeles CA)
Slashing scoring WG is a solid defender.
Jake Fitton 6’1” 2022 Mountain Ridge (Herriman UT)
Zone-busting 3-point shooter is a fantastic student (3.9 GPA).
Alton Dubois 6’3” 2021 Balboa School (San Diego CA)
Excellent defender with 3-point shooting range.
Garrett Arnold 6’2” 2021 ThunderRidge (Highlands Ranch CO)
Very good student (3.6 GPA) can connect from beyond the 3-point line.
Evan Young 5’10” 2022 American Fork (UT)
Cerebral PG plays with great energy and knows how to run a team.