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Nike EYBL Atlanta: All-Underclassmen Team

05/03/2019, 1:45pm EDT
By D1 Circuit Staff

The 2019 Nike Elite Youth Basketball season is officially through 80 regular season games. Several underclassmen stepped foot on grassroots basketball's biggest stage and found success over their first four games.

Scroll down for a look at the best underclassmen performers in Atlanta.

Daeshun Ruffin

Paolo Banchero

TeamSeattle Rotary Style

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 19.0 PPG, 27-34 FT, 11.0 RPG, 2.5 APG, 1.5 BPG, 3.0 TOPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-9

Game 1: 14 PTS, 16 REB, 4 AST, 2 BLK

Game 2: 21 PTS, 8 REB, AST, 2 BLK

Game 3: 18 PTS, 12 REB, 3 AST, 4 BLK

Game 4: 23 PTS, 8 REB, 2 AST, 2 BLK

Ryan Conway

TeamTeam Melo (MD)

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 23.0 PPG, 51.2 FG%, 7-15 3PT, 2.7 RPG, 3.7 APG, 1.0 SPG, 1.3 TOPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-1

Game 1: 25 PTS, (7-12 FG), 4-5 3PTM), 2 REB, 4 AST, 2 STL

Game 217 PTS (5-15 FG, 7-8 FT), 4 REB, 5 AST

Game 327 PTS (9-14 FG, 6-6 FT),  2 REB, 2 AST

Caleb Furst

Team: Indy Heat (IN)

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 16.0 PPG, 68.4 FG%, 4.5 RPG, 1.2 APG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-10

Game 118 PTS (7-8 FG, 4-5 FT), 7 REB

Game 28 PTS (4-5 FG), 4 REB,

Game 3: 20 PTS (7-9 FG), 3 REB, 2 AST

Game 4: 18 PTS (8-16 FG), 4 REB, 2 AST, 3 STL

Michael Foster

Team: Mac Irvin Fire (IL)

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 16.8 PPG, 47.3 FG%, 8.5 RPG, 2.0 APG, 2.2 TOPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-10

Game 1: 27 PTS (11-19 FG, 3-5 3PTM), 11 REB, 2 AST

Game 2: 10 PTS (3-10 FG), 5 REB

Game 3: 15 PTS (6-13 FG), 8 REB, 2 AST

Game 4 : 15 PTS (6-13 FG), 10 REB, 3 AST

Jaden Hardy

TeamVegas Elite (NV)

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 18.0 PPG, 48.8 FG%, 48.1 3PT%, (13-27), 2.8 RPG, 2.5 APG, 1.0 SPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-4

Game 1: 23 PTS (6-9 FG), 3-6 3PT), 4 REB, 3 AST, 4

Game 2: 23 PTS (8-15 FG), 4-7 3PT), 6 REB, 2 AST

Game 3: 16 PTS (4-6 3PT), REB, 5 AST

Game 4: 10 PTS (3-9 FG) - left game with thumb injury

Nolan Hickman

Team: Seattle Rotary Style (WA)

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 17.2 PPG, 46.3 FG%, 2.5 RPG, 2.5 APG, 1.0 TOPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-1

Game 1: 24 PTS (9-13 FG, 3-6 3PT), 4 REB, 2 STL

Game 2: 9 PTS (3-7 FG), 3 AST

Game 3: 17 PTS (6-18 FG), 3 REB, 3 AST

Game 4: 19 PTS (7-16 FG, 3-6 3PT), 3 REB, 3 AST

Jonathan Kuminga

Team: NY Renaissance

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 20.0 PPG, 49.2 FG%, 4.5 RPG, 2.2 APG, 1.0 SPG, 3.0 TOPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-9

Game 1: 23 PTS (8-17 FG, 4-11 3PT), 10 REB

Game 2: 19 PTS (5-10 FG, 7-8 FT), 2 REB

Game 3: 23 PTS (10-14 FG), 3 REB, 5 AST

Game 4: 15 PTS (6-18 FG), 3 REB, 2 AST, 2 STL

Langston Love

TeamHouston Hoops (TX)

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 19.8 PPG, 53.1 FG%, 24-27 FT (88.9%), 5.2 RPG, 3.2 APG, 1.2 SPG, 0.2 TOPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-5

Game 1: 20 PTS (5-10 FG, 10-10 FT), 6 REB, 2 STL

Game 2: 27 PTS (9-15 FG, 7-8 FT), 5 REB, 4 AST, 2 STL

Game 3: 19 PTS (7-11 FG, 4-5 FT), 4 REB, 4 AST, 2 STL

Game 4: 14 PTS (5-13 FG, 3-4 FT), 6 REB, 4 AST

Jaylen Murray

Team: NY Lightning (NYC)

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 23.5 PPG, 56.9 FG%, 47.6 3PT% (10-21), 90.0 FT% (18-20), 1.8 RPG, 3.2 APG, 1.5 SPG, 1.0 TOPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 5-foot-11

Game 1: 12 PTS (5-12 FG), 3 AST, 3 STL

Game 2: 29 PTS (9-12 FG, 9-9 FT, 2-3 3PT), 3 AST, 

Game 3: 22 PTS (7-18 FG, 4-10 3PT), 5 REB, 2 AST, 2 STL

Game 4: 31 PTS (12-16 FG, 4-4 FT, 3-4 3PT), 5 AST

Terrence Clarke

TeamExpressions Elite (MA)

EYBL Atlanta Statistics: 19.0 PPG, 49.1 FG%, 44.4 3PT% (8-18), 73.7 FT% (14-19), 4.5 RPG, 3.2 RPG, 1.0 SPG, 1.0 BPG, 1.8 TOPG

Year: Sophomore (2021)

Height: 6-foot-7

Game 1: 24 PTS (10-17 FG, 3-5 3PT), 3 REB, 2 STL

Game 2: 26 PTS (8-11 FG, 8-10 FT, 2-2 3PT), 4 REB, BLK

Game 3: 7 PTS (3-13 FG), 5 REB, 5 AST, 2 STL, BLK

Game 4: 19 PTS (6-14 FG, 4-5 FT, 3-7 3PT), 6 REB, 7 AST, BLK

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