HOW HIGH SCHOOL & AAU BASKETBALL WORK TOGETHER

high school and aau basketballThe Role of High School and AAU Basketball

Often times people describe high school basketball and AAU basketball as incompatible, one is good/positive and one is bad/negative, and typically, AAU basketball bares the brunt of the negativity.

While AAU certainly has it’s downfalls, as I previously wrote about in a recent blog article, it also has a ton of benefits that I’ve also written about.

However, I firmly believe that high school basketball and AAU basketball can and should co-exist. If done right, together, they can compliment each other and help kids become the best players they can be, and moreover, greatly increase a player’s chances to go on to play basketball in college.

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NEWS: PSB OFFICIALLY OPENING IN CHINA

Pro Skills Basketball ChinaPro Skills Basketball is thrilled to announce that we’ll be officially opening PSB China!

This has been a goal of ours since last summer after PSB director’s Brendan Winters and Ross Schraeder ran 3 weeks of Nike Basketball Camps in Shanghai and Hangzhou, China, and there have already been a couple of events that have taken place including the promotional clinic in the video below.

 

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NEWS: PSB COLLEGE BASKETBALL PLAYER ALUMNI SCRIMMAGE

College Basketball Alumni Scrimmage

Recently, on May 23rd, Pro Skills Basketball Charlotte held an open-gym scrimmage for our PSB Select team alumni who now play college basketball.

We currently have over 40 alums now playing or committed to play in college who used to play for our AAU basketball teams, and many of them came out to play scrimmage.

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TRUTH ABOUT COLLEGE BASKETBALL RECRUITING SERVICES

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Why Parents & Players Shouldn’t Use Paid College Basketball Recruiting Services

College basketball recruiting services is a subject that fires me up and one I constantly get asked about by parents, so I want to delve into the truth about college basketball recruiting services in this post.

As I’ve said before, and I’ll say again, I think the majority of showcase/evaluation camps and recruiting services are a scam that use the confusion and frustration of parents with the recruiting process to make “easy” money. I am not saying ALL of them are scams, but I do feel that most of them are!

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NEWS: PSB AUSTIN & SAN ANTONIO TEXAS COMING SOON!

Pro Skills Basketball LocationsPro Skills Basketball is excited to announce that we are opening in Austin and San Antonio, Texas! These will be Pro Skills Basketball’s 7th and 8th city to go along with Boston, Charlotte, Denver, Greensboro, Philadelphia, and Sacramento!

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