Twenty-four hours after Full Court broke the story about Jannah Tucker being the victim of domestic violence at the hand of her former boyfriend Joshua Gerard, the teen is now speaking out about the incident(s). Tucker, who had previously committed to play for the University of Tennessee, but did not report to campus, released the following statement through Blue Star Media, the parent organization of her AAU program, the Philadelphia Belles.
The fall evaluation is a tough proposition with school on Friday and many student-athletes playing soccer and volleyball. Some high school coaches have policies against it and many 2014s don’t participate because they are committed. This made for a great opportunity for 2016s to really show their skills, and that class really stood out on Friday evening as the Insider Exposure Fall Jam kicked off a big weekend in Atlanta.
ATLANTA -- Sierra Calhoun and Aliyah Mazyck were selected MVPs respectively of the Full Court Fresh 50 Invitational National and Regional games held on Sept. 29 at Westlake High School in the Atlanta area. However, many other players turned in noteworthy performances as well. Let's take a look at some of them starting with our game MVPs.
A Maryland man has been arrested and charged with second-degree assault in a case that involves Tennessee recruit Jannah Tucker. The No. 12 ranked 2013 recruit surprised the Lady Vols' staff in July when she did not report to campus as scheduled, instead sending an email citing unspecified "personal reasons."
HOUSTON , TX- The John Lucas Last Run Tournament sprinted out early Saturday morning and by the time race was over Sunday evening there was no doubt that his initial event came in first. Wall-to-wall college coaches had a chance to see some of the top players in the country including several Full Court Fresh 50 candidates that are also grabbing or have grabbed attention from many colleges and I'm talking BCS level. With many of the top 2017 and 2018 players in the country under one roof, you know I was in "The Zone" which ironically is where the tournament was held.
ATLANTA – It was showtime in Georgia at the Full Court Fresh 50 Invitational, as 40 of the nation’s top high school players were selected from a field of 120 at the Super Showcase Select with Ganon Baker to play in two featured events.
The USA Women's U18 Team took the gold for the second year in a row Sunday at the FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championships in Jakarta, Indonesia, defeating Estonia 21-12 in the gold-medal match. With the win, the U.S. qualified for a berth in the 2014 Youth Olympic Games to be held in Nanjing, China.
Elite prep players from all over the country have converged on Westlake High School in Atlanta, and 20 of the participants in the Super Showcase Select with Ganon Baker skills' camp have been chosen to play in the Full Court Fresh 50 Invitational Sept. 29.
Not even USA Basketball and a 14-hour time difference could put Gabby Green’s decision to commit to California on hold.
The 6-1 guard, ranked No. 8 in the 2014 Full Court Fresh 50, committed to coach Lindsay Gottlieb from her hotel room in Jakarta, Indonesia, where she is competing for USA Basketball in the 3x3 FIBA U18 World Championship.