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October 2, 2023: Kameron Williams to Tulane!

Congratulations to Kam (2024, 6’7, Lafayette Christian Academy) on his commitment to play for Tulane University last night!

October 1, 2023: Trent Burns to the University of Missouri!

Congratulations to Trent Burns (7’3, Good Vision Academy) on his commitment to play for the Missouri Tigers! // Rock M Nation Article.

September 11, 2023: Jalen Shelley to the University of Arkansas!

Congratulations to Jalen Shelley (2024, Link Academy) on his commitment to play for the Arkansas Razorbacks! // ESPN Article.

July 18, 2023: Justin Begg to George Mason University!

Congratulations to Justin Begg (2024, Houston Episcopal) on his commitment to play for the George Mason Patriots! // 247Sports Article.

July 11, 2023: AJ Bates to Louisiana Tech!

Congratulations to AJ (2024, Seven Lakes HS) on his commitment to play for the Bulldogs! // Houston Chronicle Article.

May 7, 2023: Drayton Jones to South Carolina State!

Congratulations to Drayton (6'10, Oak Hill Academy) on his commitment to play for SC State today!

November 16, 2022: Ashton Hardaway to the University of Memphis!

Congratulations to Ashton (2023) on his commitment to play for the Memphis Tigers! // Commercial Appeal Article.

October 1, 2022: Jaland Lowe to the University of Pittsburgh!

Congratulations to Jaland (2023, FB Marshall HS) and his entire family on his commitment to play for the Pitt Panthers! // PittsburghSportsNow.com Article.

September 9, 2022: Jace Posey Commits to Texas Christian University!

Congratulations to Jace (2023, Strake Jesuit) on his commitment to play for Texas Christian University // FrogsToday.com Article.

July 23, 2022: Houston Hoops Made It to Final 4 at the Nike Peach Jam!

Although it did not end the way we wanted, the team showed their resilience throughout the spring and summer to make a deep run at the most prestigious event in the country. // See Team Page for Box Scores.

May 25, 2022: Joseph “JoJo” Tugler to the University of Houston!

Congratulations to JoJo (2023, Cy Falls High School) on his commitment to play for the University of Houston today // Houston Chronicle Article.

October 20, 2021: Austin Benigni to Navy!

Congratulations to Austin (2022, Woodlands Christian) on his commitment to play for Navy today!

September 12, 2021: Cameron Corhen to Florida State!

Congratulations to Cam (2022, Sunrise Christian) on his commitment to Florida State University!

September 4, 2021: Chanse Perkins to West Point!

Congratulations to Chanse (2022, Woodlands Christian) on his commitment to the US Military Academy at West Point (Army) today!

August 16, 2021: Brian “BB” Knight to Louisiana Tech!

Congratulations to BB on committing to Louisiana Tech today // Rivals Article.

August 15, 2021: Amaree Abram to Texas A&M!

Congratulations to Amaree Abram on committing to Texas A&M today // 247Sports Article.

July 19, 2021: Houston Hoops 15U, 16U & 17U Team Qualify for the Nike Peach Jam!

All three teams have qualified to participate in the Nike Peach Jam to be held July 20-25 in North Augusta, SC! Go Hoops!

July 2, 2021: Zuby Ejiofor to Kansas!

Congratulations to Houston Hoops player Zuby Ejiofor (2022, Garland HS) on committing to play for Kansas! // Kansas City Star Article.

March 19, 2021: Aaron Scott Commits to UNT!

Congratulations to Aaron (2021, Legacy) on his commitment to play for the University of North Texas today

November 19, 2020: Tyrese Maxey Drafted by 76ers in First Round

Congratulations to Houston Hoops alum Tyrese Maxey and his family on being drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers last night! // CBS Philly Article.

October 31, 2020: Ashton Smith Commits to Texas A&M

Congratulations to Ashton (2021, Legacy Sports & Sciences) on his commitment! // 247Sports Article.

September 4, 2020: Kaleb Stewart Commits to Louisiana Tech!

Congratulations to Kaleb (2021, Atascocita HS) on his commitment!

September 4, 2020: Demari Williams to Arizona State!

Congratulations to Demari (2021, Dream City Christian) on his commitment! // 247Sports Article.

July 23, 2020: RJ Keene Commits to Boise State!

Congratulations to RJ (2021, Concordia Lutheran) on his commitment! // Rivals Article.

July 15, 2020: Langston Love to Baylor!

Congratulations to Langston (2021, Montverde Academy) on committing today! // ESPN Article.

June 1, 2020: Reuben Fatheree Commits to Texas A&M Football!

Congratulations to Deuce (2021, Foster HS) on committing today! // 247Sports Article.

May 11, 2020: Zach Clemence Commits to Kansas!

Congratulations to Zach (2021, Sunrise Christian) on committing today! // Kansas City Star Article.

April 10, 2020: Braelon Bush to McNeese State!

Congratulations to Braelon (2020, Silsbee HS) on committing today! // Beaumont Enterprise Article.

September 7, 2019: Kenneth Lofton, Jr Commits to Louisiana Tech!

Congratulations to Kenneth (2020, Port Arthur Memorial HS) on his commitment to play for Louisiana Tech University today

August 2, 2019: Nate Martin to Texas State!

Congratulations to Nate Martin (6'8 Cy Creek HS) on his commitment to play for Texas State University today

July 13, 2019: Houston Hoops Make Final 4 in 2019 Peach Jam!

Congratulations to the 2019 Houston Hoops on a great run at the EYBL Finals at the Peach Jam!!! Box scores available on the 17U team page.

June 20, 2019: Carsen Edwards to the Boston Celtics!

Congratulations to Carsen (Atascocita HS, Purdue University) on becoming a pro! // Houston Chronicle Article

June 12, 2019: LJ Cryer Commits to Baylor!

Congratulations to LJ (6'1, 2020, MortonRanch HS) on verbally committing to the Baylor University!// Article

April 17, 2019: Tramon Mark Commits to University of Houston!

Congratulations to Tramon (6'5, Dicksinson HS) on verbally committing to the University of Houston today!

January 24, 2019: Tyrese Maxey Is a McDonald's All American!

Congratulations to Tyrese (6'4, S Garland HS) on being named to the McDonald's All-American West team today! // Full Rosters

September 12, 2018: Donovan Williams to Texas!

Congratulations to Donovan (6'5, Ft Bend Elkins HS) on committing to the University of Texas today! // Houston Chronicle Article

September 9, 2018: Dylan Disu to Vanderbilt!

Congratulations to Dylan Disu (6'8, Hendrickson HS) on committing to Vanderbilt University yesterday! // Article

June 22, 2018: Two More Houston Hoops Drafted!

Congratulations to the latest Houston Hoops alumni to be drafted into the NBA - Robert Williams III (Boston Celtics) and Jarred Vanderbilt (Denver Nuggets) ! //

May 9, 2018: Tyrese Maxey to Kentucky!

Congratulations to Tyrese and his family on committing to Kentucky today! // Kentucky Sports Article

 

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The Houston Hoops basketball program is based on the involvement in athletics as a medium to address some of the many problems which face our youth today, specifically, problems with substance abuse and early withdrawal from school. Participating in athletics is one way of helping youth to stay in school and feel good about themselves and others by developing a positive and caring attitude.
 
 
 
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