DeAundrae Ballard

Atlanta, GA
6' 4"
Travel Team
HoopSeen Rankings


The race to the highly competitive Class A Private championship now moves into good match-ups across the board. We dive into the second round and preview what is on tap for Thursday. 

Auburn leads the way with a top-three class nationally and the best that there is throughout the SEC.
With five weeks to go before the early signing period, we take a quick snapshot as to where things stand within the SEC and if anyone can pass Auburn in landing the best recruiting class within the league.
With less than five weeks to go before the early signing period begins, we give an update on the 2017 HoopSeen class rankings as Auburn, Washington, and Illinois lead the pack early on.
Auburn, Washington, and Illinois sit atop the first 2017 HoopSeen Team Rankings of the year.
Florida plays host to some of the best freshmen and sophomores on the east coast for its elite camp.

With the spring travel ball period in the rear view mirror, the HoopSeen 2017 national rankings have been updated with play in the spring accounted for.

1st Team All-State
De’Andre Ballard, SACA, SF, JR
Robert Baker, Walker School, PF/SF, SR
Ikey Obiagu, Greenforest Christian, C, JR

MARIETTA, GA -- It was a full day of basketball at Wheeler High School on Saturday. We look back at the top overall performers from the event. Here is part one of our report.

MARIETTA, GA - One of the best things about showcase events is the undercard.

The 2015 Nike Memorial Day Classic was loaded with talent. Our staff spent two full days here at Suwanee Sports Academy and watched as much as we could from the Nike EYBL 16 and under teams. We’ll break down the top performers from the event over the next couple of days. here’s our third round of studs.

It became quite evident during the 2015 Bob Gibbons Tournament of Champions that the talent at the 16 and under level was off the charts.

The 16 and under division came down to the Georgia Stars and Atlanta Xpress.

DeAndre Ballard is As-Advertised

Bigs. Bigs Everywhere


The Elite Preview was a tremendous day of basketball at Suwanee Sports Academy Cobb. We had 80 of Georgia's best players from the class of 2016, 2017 and 2018.

A Senior of the Year: Will Jackson, SG, Athens Christian
A Junior of the Year: Kobi Simmons, PG, St. Francis

SOUTH SIDE OF ATLANTA, GA -- A dynamic showing by one of Georgia's best point guards, a big man to watch and a 2017 player that is on the rise. We recap a four-game Thursday slate. Here's what Justin Young learned.

The Elite 100 provided a nice stage for some of the Peach State's top prospects over the weekend and was on hand for the action.