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Pre-summer Rankings: Class Of 2003

Thursday, September 11, 2008 11:41am
By: Accsports Staff

August 5, 2002

Rank/Name Ht. Pos. High School College List (Commitments in CAPS)
1. LeBron James 6-7 WF/WG Akron (OH) St. Vincent-St. Mary NBA, Duke, UNC, Ohio St.*
2. Luol Deng 6-6 WF Blairstown (NJ) Blair Duke, UVa., Texas, Wake, Mo.*
3. Kendrick Perkins 6-9 C/BF Beaumont (TX) Ozen Memphis (NBA?)
4. Leon Powe 6-7 BF/WF Oakland (CA) Tech CALIFORNIA
5. Tack Minor 5-11 PG Cleveland (TX) Washington Cincy, LSU, Texas, Okla., UConn*
6. Ndudi Ebi 6-9 BF/C Houston (TX) Westbury Christian Duke, Texas, Ariz., UNC*
7. Shannon Brown 6-2 WG Maywood (IL) Proviso East MICHIGAN STATE
8. Olu Famutimi 6-5 WF Flint (MI) Northwestern Mich.St., Duke, Mo., Louis., Ark.*
9. Brian Butch 7-0 C Appleton (WI) West Wis., UNC, Ariz., Kan., Marq.*
10. Travis Outlaw 6-9 BF/WF Starkville (MS) High MISSISSIPPI STATE
11. Jackie Butler 6-10 C McComb (MS) High NBA, Ala., Louis., LSU, Miss.*
12. Brandon Cotton 6-1 PG/WG Detroit (MI) DePorres MICHIGAN STATE
13. Charlie Villanueva 6-9 BF/WF Blairstown (NJ) Blair Villa., SH, St. John's, Ill., UCLA
14. Kris Humphries 6-8 WF/BF Minnetonka (MN) Hopkins DUKE
15. Sean Phaler 6-9 WF/BF Villa Park (CA) High Stan., UCLA, So. Cal, NW*
16. Chris Paul 6-0 PG Clemmons (NC) West Forsyth WAKE FOREST
17. Darryl Watkins 6-10 C Paterson (NJ) Catholic SH, Villa., Syr., Rut., UConn*
18. Michael Jones 6-4 WG/WF Braintree (MA) Thayer MARYLAND
19. Brandon Bass 6-8 BF/WF Baton Rouge (LA) Capital LSU, UConn, Ark., Cincy, Miss.St.*
20. Sean Banks 6-7 WF Oradell (NJ) Bergen Catholic Memphis, Pitt, Md., SH, WVU*
21. David Padgett 6-11 BF/C Reno (NV) High Stan., Ariz., Kan., UNC, Cal*
22. Marcus Williams 6-2 PG Mouth of Wilson (VA) Oak Hill UConn, GT, UNC, Md., NCSU*
23. Dion Harris 6-3 WG Detroit (MI) Redford MICHIGAN
24. Chris Taft 6-9 C Brooklyn (NY) Xaverian UNC, Md., Pitt, UConn, Villa.*
25. Shagari Alleyne 7-3 C Manhattan (NY) Rice Villa., Ky., Louis., Rut., Miami*
26. Vakeaton Wafer 6-5 WF/WG Lisbon (LA) Pineview Ind., Fla., Md., Charlotte*
27. Renaldo Balkman 6-7 WF Bradenton (FL) Pendleton FSU, Fla., Miami, UConn, Tenn.*
28. Linas Kleiza 6-8 BF/C Rockville (MD) Montrose Christian UVa, NCSU, Mo., Clem., GT*
29. Trevor Ariza 6-7 WF/BF Los Angeles (CA) Westchester UCLA, Fla., Ga., Md., UNLV*
30. Major Wingate 6-10 C/BF Florence (SC) Wilson Ala., So.Car., Md., Ga.*
31. Kenneth Harris 6-10 C Hammond (IN) Bishop Noll VALPARAISO
32. Aaron Brooks 6-0 PG Seattle (WA) Franklin Ore., UCLA, Wash.*
33. Anthony Tucker 6-5 BF/WF Raleigh (NC) Enloe UNC, NCSU, Clem., Tenn., Wake*
34. Rodrick Stewart 6-4 WG Seattle (WA) Rainier Beach So.Cal., Wash.*
35. Mustafa Shakur 6-3 PG/WG Wynnewood (PA) Friends Central Ariz., NCSU, Villa., Syr., UNC*
36. Terrance Roberts 6-8 BF Jersey City (NJ) St. Anthony Syr., Fla., UConn, Villa., UVa*
37. Richard McBride 6-3 WG/PG Springfield (IL) Lanphier ILLINOIS
38. Martin Iti 6-11 C Winchendon (MA) School CHARLOTTE
39. Corey Gibbs 6-7 BF/WF Stone Mountain (GA) Redan GEORGIA
40. Lodrick Stewart 6-5 WF/WG Seattle (WA) Rainier Beach So. Cal., Wash.*
41. Mike Nardi 6-1 PG Elizabeth (NJ) St. Patrick's VILLANOVA
42. Mohamed Abukar 6-9 BF/WF San Diego (CA) Rancho Bernardo GEORGIA
43. Regis Koundjia 6-7 WF Laurinburg (NC) Institute LSU
44. Wesley Washington 6-3 WG Santa Ana (CA) Mater Dei CALIFORNIA
45. Ekene Ibekwe 6-9 BF Carson (CA) High So. Cal, UNC, Md., Ariz., Kan.*
46. Ronnie Brewer 6-5 WG/WF Fayetteville (AR) High Ark., Kan., Okla.St., Miss., Fla.*
47. Brian Randle 6-8 WF/BF Peoria (IL) Notre Dame ILLINOIS
48. Tim Morris 6-3 WG/PG Mableton (GA) Whitefield STANFORD
49. Lawrence Carrier 6-9 WF/BF Salisbury (CT) School Mich., Miami, UConn, FSU, Ariz.St.*
50. Karron Clarke 6-6 WF Winchendon (MA) School MIAMI
51. Ayinde Ubaka 6-1 PG Oakland (CA) High UCLA, Cal, Fla., Ariz., BC*
52. Dane Bradshaw 6-5 WG/PG Memphis (TN) White Station TENNESSEE
53. J.R. Reynolds 6-3 WG/PG Mouth of Wilson (VA) Oak Hill VIRGINIA
54. Walter Waters 6-9 C Detroit (MI) Southeastern PITTSBURGH
55. Keith Wooden 6-9 BF Lawrence (KS) Free State Kan., Ariz.St., Louis., Ky., Ind.*
56. Maureece Rice 6-0 PG/WG Philadelphia (PA) Strawberry Mansion UConn, Miami*
57. Stefan Zimmerman 6-10 BF/C Orem (UT) Mountain View UTAH
58. Ivan Lopez 6-8 BF/C Miami (FL) Christian Ala., Memphis, S.Fla., Fla., UConn*
59. Will Sheridan 6-9 C/BF Hockessin (DE) Sanford Villa., Wake, UVa, Tenn., SH*
60. Darian Townes 6-9 BF/C Washington (DC) Archbishop Carroll GEORGETOWN
61. Dwon Youmans 6-3 WG Jacksonville (FL) Arlington Fla., Miami, G'town, UConn*
62. Jeremy Ingram 6-3 WG/PG Kinston (NC) High WAKE FOREST
63. Reyshawn Terry 6-7 WF Winston-Salem (NC) Reynolds NORTH CAROLINA
64. Wendell White 6-5 WF Redondo Beach (CA) Union Cal, Ariz., Ore., So. Cal, UCLA*
65. Hassan Fofana 6-10 C Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military Md., Wake, Pur., Ohio St.*
66. Greg Brown 6-1 WG TBA Ky., Louis., Cincy, Miami, Iowa*
67. Andrew Lavender 5-6 PG Columbus (OH) Brookhaven Ohio St., SH, Pitt, Okla., Clem.*
68. Brandon Wallace 6-8 WF/BF Aiken (SC) Silver Bluff So.Car., GT, Ga., UConn, UVa*
69. Omar Wilkes 6-4 WG Los Angeles (CA) Loyola UCLA, Kan., So. Cal, Cal*
70. Bobby Perry 6-8 WF Durham (NC) Hillside KENTUCKY
71. Byron Joynes 6-9 C Towson (MD) Catholic Md., Villa., Mich., Texas, UConn*
72. Jamual Warren 6-1 WG/PG Holyoke (MA) High St. John's, Memphis, Louis., Md.*
73. Marquise Kately 6-5 WF Pittsfield (ME) Maine Central CALIFORNIA
74. Anthony Harris 6-3 WG Chicago (IL) Young DePaul, Ill., Mich., Fla., Ariz.*
75. Chris Richard 6-8 BF/C Lakeland (FL) Kathleen FLORIDA
76. Dwight Brewington 6-5 WG/PG Lynn (MA) English UMass, UConn, Temple, Prov., BC*
77. Omari Isreal 6-8 BF/WF Wheaton (MD) Good Counsel UVa, Md., Tenn., GT, WVU
78. Shawn Taylor 6-11 C Vienna (GA) Dooley County ALABAMA
79. Mamadou Diakite 6-4 WG/WF Manhasset (NY) St. Mary's UConn, ND, St. John's, Ill., UMass*
80. Jamar Nutter 6-2 WG West Orange (NJ) Seton Hall SETON HALL

* — others (often many others) also remain heavily involved with these prospects
NOTE: Brick Oettinger's revised rankings will appear in the fall (late September) edition of The Recruiter's Handbook.