The top spot in the inaugural rankings release belonged to a well-known name. Currently, Miami (Florida) Christopher Columbus power forward Cameron Boozer is the top recruit in the class.
That last name ought to be recognizable. Carlos Boozer, a two-time All-Star center, is his father.According to 247Sports, here is why Boozer was at the top of the list:
He is a highly skilled four man with the early size and hardness of his father, as well as overall skill and polish that strongly resembled a young Paolo Banchero, according to our experts.
He can score with a man on his back, facing up, or in transition, and he is a fantastic facilitator for others.
As talented offensively as he is, Boozer is also one of the finest rebounders to come through the high school levels in a while. He is also a proven winner and a strong leader.
Before embarking on a 13-year NBA career, Carlos Boozer enjoyed a successful college career at Duke.