D1 Minnesota Advanced Stats through Session 2 (Atlanta) 2016 adidas Gauntlet
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D1 Minnesota Advanced Stats – adidas Gauntlet Dallas 2016
Attached are D1 Minnesota Advanced Statistics from their 3-1 performance at the first session of 2016 adidas Gauntlet.
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By the Numbers… Team Comments:
The team’s strengths, on average, were shooting (51.7% to 45.0% eFG advantage) and offensive rebounding (37.4% to 28.8% OReb edge).
Turnovers (17.3% turnover rate compared to 16.2% defensive turnover rate) were especially bad in game 2 (18 turnovers; 26.8% turnover rate), but they rather easily got the win over a poor-shooting Juice All-Stars team whose defensive style forces turnovers and manufacturers steals (23 forced turnovers on the strength of 17 steals in Juice’s first game!).
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D1 Minnesota Goes 4-1 in Dallas
April 27, 2014
D1 Minnesota (17U) wrapped up the first session in the Adidas Gauntlet this afternoon with a 67-62 win over KC Pray and Play. The win was their fourth in a row after opening the session with a 3-point loss to the NY Rens on Friday night in Dallas (2016 Gopher target Rawle Alkins led the Rens with 13 points).
The Adidas Gauntlet is a league featuring a number of strong organizations and high-profile targets including Stackhouse Elite’s Brandon Ingram, Team Loaded’s Thon Maker and Ohio Basketball Club’s Carlton Bragg.
Where D1 Minnesota may lack big names, their team game is good enough to compete in the league and they proved that this weekend. Late Night Hoops looked into some of the statistics from this weekend’s games and is sharing certain data from D1 Minnesota’s performance.
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July 22, 2013
Quick Notes: D1 Minnesota 7/22/13
D1 Minnesota made a clean sweep of the 15U, 16U and 17U championships at their event this weekend in Bloomington. They head out to Vegas later this week where we’ll also be.
Below are several random comments. (ICYMI, see also comments from D1 Minnesota in Denver (April 2013).) Normally these are comments that might get jotted down for personal future reference, but we’ll try to share a bit more of our thoughts going forward.
Delshon Strickland – I’m not sure that he doesn’t deserve strong consideration from the Gophers staff at some point. Really playing well.
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July 12, 2013
Recruiting: 2015 PG Jarvis Johnson
Marquette University’s Buzz Williams was one of many coaches watching Howard Pulley beat the Travelers 90-78 in Peach Jam play this morning.
Playing alongside 2014 phenom Tyus Jones, rising junior guard Jarvis Johnson (DeLaSalle HS, Minneapolis, Minn.) took on a scoring role with 22 points on 7/11 shooting and didn’t turn the ball over in 28 minutes played. Johnson knocked down 4 of his 5 3-point attempts, bringing his effective field goal percent for the game to 81.8%.
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July 11, 2013
Recruiting: 2014 J.P. Macura
Lakeville North high school and D1 Minnesota guard J.P. Macura has a big month ahead of him as interest from colleges has recently picked up.
The 6’5” rising senior has been thought to be a strong Butler lean, but the decision by Brad Stevens to leave for the Boston Celtics has brought about renewed and new interest from numerous schools.
Macura recently told GopherHole that among the schools he’s heard from since the Stevens news are Miami (FL) and Marquette. Today, word from the D1 Minnesota camp is that Miami has now offered as has North Carolina State. Macura’s opportunities should continue to grow in the coming weeks. [7/11/13 4:40pm update: Macura reports that he has been offered by Minnesota today, his first Big Ten invite.]
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May 1, 2013
D1 Minnesota’s Depth on Display in Denver
The D1 Minnesota teams were all in action at Best Buy Mile High Classic in Lakewood, Colo. this past weekend. The program certainly has its standout players, but each of the D1 Minnesota rosters are well balanced and stocked with talent.
With talent up and down their rosters, the D1 Minnesota teams can beat opponents in a number of ways.This article will mention some names, but there are many others deserving of a look.
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