Tip-Off Hoop Group Showcase

December 15-16, 2012 -The 14th Annual Hoop Group Tip ­Off-Classic will host a total of eleven games Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16, 2012. Five games will be held on Saturday and six games will be held on Sunday in the spacious new West Orange High School gymnasium. The first game will tip-off at 1:00 on Saturday and at 11:30am on Sunday.
The Hoop Group Tip ­Off Classic provides some of the most exciting match-­ups of the High School Basketball Season. The schedule includes virtually all of the best high school programs in New Jersey including nationally ranked.
Saturday ­ December 15, 2012 - West Orange High School, West Orange NJ
1:00- Hun vs. Hackensack
2:45- Blair vs. Bloomfield
4:30- Don Bosco vs. Linden
6:15- Gill St. Bernard's vs. The Patrick School
8:00- Columbia vs. Seton Hall Prep
Sunday ­ December 16, 2012 - West Orange High School, West Orange NJ
11:00- Plainfield vs. West Orange
12:40- St. Peter's Prep vs. Hudson Catholic
2:20- Pope John vs. Roselle Catholic
4:00- Neptune vs. St. Anthony
5:45- St. Joe's Metuchen vs. Teaneck
7:30- Wilbraham & Monson vs. St. Benedict's
Nationally Ranked
USA Today #9: St. Anthony's
USA Today #19: St. Benedict's
USA Today #24: Gill St. Bernard's
NJ Hoops Ranked
NJ Hoops Pre-Season Top 25 (NJSIAA Schools)
1. St. Anthony's
2. Gill St. Bernard's
3. Roselle Catholic
4. Hudson Catholic
5. St. Joes Metuchen
6. Seton Hall Prep
7. The Patrick School
8. Pope John
9. St. Peter's
10. Teaneck
11. Linden
12. Don Bosco
13. Neptune
21. Hackensack
30. Bloomfield
NJ Hoops Independent Schools
1. St. Benedicts
NJ Hoops Prep Schools
1. Blair
2. Hun
Players to Watch
Tyler Roberson - Roselle Catholic
Reggie Cameron - Hudson Catholic
Kavon Stewart - Hudson Catholic,
Joel Hernandez - Teaneck,
Jaren Sina-Gill - St. Bernard's
Austin Colbert - Gill St. Bernard's,
Josh Brown - St. Anthony's,
DeAndre Bembry - Patrick School,
Hallice Cooke - St. Anthony's,
Hakim Saintil - Roselle Catholic,
Jermaine Lawrence - Pope John XXIII ,
Mike Young - Hudson Catholic,
Tyler Ennis -St. Benedicts,
Isiah Watkins - St. Benedicts
Karl Towns - St. Joseph's Metuchen,
Goodluck Okonboh - Wilbraham and Munson,
Rashad Figures - Hackensack,
Marial Shayok - Blair
Isaiah Briscoe - St. Benedict's,
Nassir Barrino - Hudson Catholic,
Malachi Richardson - Roselle Catholic,
Luis Monterro - Wilbraham and Munson,
Djery Jean Baptiste - Wilbraham and Munson
Mustapha Heron - Wilbraham and Munson
Committed Players
Hashim Moore - Princeton
Jaren Sina - Northwestern
Chris Jenkins - Florida Atlantic
Trevis Wyche - St. Peter's
Spencer Weisz - Princeton
Reggie Cameron - Georgetown
Kavon Stewart - Hudson Catholic
Josh Brown - Temple
Hallice Cooke - Oregon State
Kentrell Brooks - Marist
Karl Towns - Kentucky
Tim Coleman - NJIT
Tyler Ennis - Syracuse
Mike Young - Pittsburgh
Tyler Roberson - Syracuse
Isiah Watkins - Duquesne
Denzell Taylor - Old Dominion
Austin Colbert - Illinois
DeAndre Bembry - St. Joseph's