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Big Shots Rocky Top Tip-Off: 17U All-Tournament Teams

By Big Shots Nation, 09/25/20, 9:15AM EDT


Team Speights Elite flexes for Florida in taking home the Rocky Top 17U Title


17U Gold Champion: Team Marresse Speights (FL)
MVP: Troy Boynton - 6’4 Guard - 2021 - Baylor Prep


1st Team

6’4 Troy Boynton -  2021 Guard - Team Speights (Baylor Prep) - Bouncy shooter that made play after play in the title game scoring 21 points in the win earning MVP honors. The 6'4 combo guard averaged 13 ppg on the weekend. Boynton made the winning plays getting the 50-50 balls, hitting timely 3's and is springy at the rim. Division 1 prospect.

6’3 Jaylen Leftwich - 2021 Point Guard - Big Shots Elite Tri-Cities (Lynchburg Christian Academy) - Recently picked up offer from Emory & Henry, the 6'3 combo guard is smooth off the bounce. Scores right/left at the rim, plays with burst to get by and make a play. Solid mid-range game. Led Big Shots Tri-Cities at 15.3 ppg.

6’3 B.J. Edwards - 2022 Point Guard - B-Maze Elite UAA 2022 (Knoxville Catholic) - The top 40 national talent in the 2022 class, averaged 20.3 ppg to lead B.Maze Elite to the 17U title game. Big shot making point guard that plays with pace and can get to his spots. State champion at Knoxville Catholic continues to climb the ranks as an elite PG in 2022. Offers: Wake Forest, Tennessee, Georgetown, Seton Hall, South Carolina, Auburn +.

6’7 Tony Green - 2021 Wing - Team Speights (Naples) - Prospect that quickly caught my eye at Big Shots Rocky Top. At 6'7 and extremely versatile, Green can handle, hit the mid-range jumper and defend multiple positions on the floor. Really like his length and skill set that will intrigue several mid-major programs. Averaged 11.3 ppg. Holds offer from Coppin State, recent interest from FIU & UIC.

6’4 Chandler Jackson - 2022 Guard - Tennessee Blazers (Christian Brothers) - Nationally ranked player represented at Rocky Top, Top 5 prospect in TN 2022 class. Jackson is a high level power driving guard that can fill it up and showed why he holds several high major offers. Scored 21 points in a battle vs B.Maze in Round 1, averaged 13 ppg for the weekend. Has the frame, athleticism and shot making ability to be an impact guy at the high level. Offers: Alabama, Creighton, Florida State, Memphis, Missouri, Vandy, TCU, Ole Miss.

6’6 Aidan Hadaway - 2021 Wing - Georgia Knights (Lafayette) - Breakout player of the 17U division, averaged 30.3 ppg to lead the 17U division in scoring. The 6'6 skilled athletic lefty wing made plays all over the court whether on the glass or scoring the ball. Scored 91 points in 3 games in a number of ways. Plays above the rim, crafty at the rim, shoots the 3, gets to the line...A D-1 sleeper! Named County Player of the Year at Lafayette.

6’5 Dean Gabrilcek - 2021 Shooting Guard - Team Speights (East Lake) - Top shooter in the event. Knockdown shooter led Team Speights in scoring at an average of 16.5 ppg. Quick trigger, finds open spots on the floor and can't lose him or he'll make you pay. He led the division at 13 made 3-fgs. Division 1 prospect.

6’5 Randy Brady - 2021 Wing - Mid-State Elite (McEachern) - Brady is a heavily recruited small forward out of Georgia with offers from Florida, Ohio State, Vandy, Ole Miss, Florida State, Mid Tenn. A high level scoring wing that gets in done at the rim and mid-range game. With his frame at 6'5 he creates a mismatch off the bounce and can defend multiple positions. He scored 28 points in Round 1, averaged 20 ppg on the weekend.

6’11 Handje Tamba - 2022 Center - B-Maze Elite UAA 2022 (Knoxville Catholic) Tennessee's top big in 2022, Tamba continues to improve and produce attracting high level offers. State champion at Knoxville Catholic was the top big in the 17U division.  Tamba scored back to the basket with right and left hooks and power drop steps. His presence is most felt at defensively end as a shot blocker and rebounder. Currently he holds offers from Tennessee, Georgetown, Auburn.

6’1 Ethan Millirons - 2022 Point Guard - Virginia Havoc Roanoke (Auburn) Virginia 1A State Player of the Year continues to prove his worth and build his resume as a Division 1 prospect. Millirons is a pure shooting point guard that makes winning plays. A coach's son that knows the game and consistently produces. Averaged 14.7 ppg on the weekend.

6’2 Chance Carter - 2021 Guard - Basketpoint USA (Forsyth Country Day) Carter was a breakout player at Rocky Top where he averaged 24.5 ppg connecting on 12 made 3-pointers.

6’4 Kirk Pence - 2021 Shooting Guard - WV Mpact 2021 (Raceland-Worthington) Recently offered by Glenville State, Pence has earned it with his play throughout the circuit season. A consistent all star that plays with speed, hits shots all over the court and mixes it up with his float game inside. Fundamentally sound guard is one of WV's top 5 shooting guards in the class 2022. Averaged 21.3 ppg for the weekend.

6'0 Ametri Moss - 2021 Point Guard - Mid-State Elite (Northwest) - Past MVP at Big Shots Carolina Live continued his strong play at Rocky Top averaging 16 ppg to lead his team. Quick lefty guard that scores in the paint and gets to the line at a high rate. Sleeper PG in TN's 2021 class.

6’7 Malik Dia - 2022 Wing - Tennessee Blazers (Ensworth) - Shooters with length and size are always intriguing. Dia is another Division 1 prospect off the TN Blazers team as he averaged 14 ppg. 

2nd Team

6’1 Jaquan Lax - 2021 Point Guard - Tennessee Blazers (Bolivar Central)

6’6 Hayden Treadwell - 2021 Wing/Guard - Tennessee Wolves (Bearden)

5’6 Nick Owens - 2021 Shooting Guard - Big Shots Elite Tri-Cities (Graham)

6’3 Charles Crews Jr. - 2021 Guard - Team Speights (Bayshore Christian)

5’10 Carson Dennis - 2021 Guard - WV Mpact 2021 (Parkersburg)

5’11 Zack Carlton - 2021 Guard - Foothill Ballerz (North Wilkes)

6’0 Presley Patterson - 2022 Shooting Guard - B-Maze Elite (Knoxville Catholic)

6’1 Ayrion Journette - 2021 Guard - Virginia Havoc Roanoke (Northside)

6’3 Jeremy Miller - 2021 Guard - Tennessee Wolves (Oak Ridge)

6’4 Decamron Portor - 2021 Forward - Georgia Knights (Lafayette)

6’10 Brandon Sanders - 2021 Forward/Center - Team Speights (South Miami Senior)

6'9 Brandon Ilic - 2022 Power Forward - B.Maze Elite UAA 2022

6’4 Jack Brown -  2021 Shooting Guard - Mid-State Elite (Merryville)

5'11 Ryan Maier - 2022 Point Guard - West Virginia Reign Elite (Grafton)


A Hadaway - Georgia Knights 30.3
C Carter - Basketpoint USA Poi 24.5
K Pence - WV MPACT 2021 21.3
B Edwards - BMaze Elite UAA 20 20.3
H Treadwell - TN Wolves 18.7
D Portor - Georgia Knights 17.0
D Gerbalick - Team Speights 16.5
A Moss - Mid-State Elite 16.0
Z Carlton - Foothill Ballerz 15.7
A Journiette - V A Havoc Roa 2 15.7
j Lefwitch - Big Shots Elite T 15.3
E Millirons - V A Havoc Roa 20 14.7
J Miller - TN Wolves 14.0
M Dia - Tennessee Blazers 14.0
C Jackson - Tennessee Blazers 13.3
R Maier - West Virginia Reign  13.3
M Purcell - Blue Chip Cavalier 13.0
J Lax - Tennessee Blazers 13.0
J Brown - Mid-State Elite 13.0
T Boynton - Team Speights 13.0
I May - WV MPACT 2021 12.3
R Brady - Mid-State Elite 12.0
A Kennedy - West Virginia Reig 11.5
Z CONNOR - Basketpoint USA Poi 11.3
T Green - Team Speights 11.3
T Woods - Tennessee Blazers 10.8
W Toye - West Virginia Reign E 10.8
P Patterson - BMaze Elite UAA  10.8
n Owens - Big Shots Elite Tri- 10.7
J Davis - Big Shots Elite Tri- 10.7
J Blankenship - WV MPACT 2021 10.3
C Dennis - WV MPACT 2021 10.3
M Keltee - Quinn Anvils 10.3
I Tedford Jr - Quinn Anvils 10.0
M Shane - Team Speights 10.0