Below are five matchups we have deemed “must see” games from Saturday’s “Battle of the Bell” slate. This extraordinary grassroots event will take place all-day Saturday at Cristo-Rey Philadelphia. Team Final EYBL vs. Philly Pride UAA (17u): After going 4-0…
Below are five matchups we have deemed “must see” games from Saturday’s “Battle of the Bell” slate. This extraordinary grassroots event will take place all-day Saturday at Cristo-Rey Philadelphia.
Team Final EYBL vs. Philly Pride UAA (17u): After going 4-0 this past weekend at Nike EYBL Session 3 (Dallas, TX), Team Final is firing on all cylinders. (numerous DI offers) averaged 20 ppg. and posted a monster 32-point effort last Friday night. Combo guard phenom (slew of DI offers), point guard (Baylor commit) and power forward (Georgetown commit) were tremendous in Dallas too. Still, Philly Pride 17s has the talent to pull off the upset here. Downhill lead guard has been an outstanding addition to their roster. Stretch-4 style forward (several DI offers) is unstoppable. Guards and are top ranked 2024 prospects who each hold a handful of DI offers. Tipoff is at 1:00PM
Philly Pride UAA vs. NY Rens (16u): This will be an entertaining contest featuring a host of the top 2025s in the northeast. On the perimeter for Philly Pride will be lethal shooting guard as well as top ranked point guard . Running with those two are skilled combo guards and . Talented wing-forwards and are major college prospects who can play inside or outside. The Rens boast nationally ranked shooting guard Brandon Stores, 6’11 Ifaola Tacko and combo guard Brandon Lee. Tipoff is at 2:20PM.
Philly Pride UAA vs. NY Rens (15u): A slew of elite freshman takes center stage in this contest. Philly Pride ‘s 2026 group includes the backcourt duo of elusive point guard and smooth shooting two-guard . Taking the court with that tandem will be Haverford School’s wing phenom Emanuel Butts as well as scoring guard . Rens 15u brings to town highly touted 2026 prospects such as nationally ranked Imahri Wooten, double-double machine Keiner Asprilla and dime dropper Jaren Barnett. Tipoff is at 5:00PM.
K-Low Elite vs. Philly Pride UAA (16u): Leading K-Low 16’s is a pair of prospects who ae the verge of superstar status – athletic wing and 3-point ace . Extraordinary floor generals Jacob Meachum and run the show for this squad. On the Philly Pride side, as a bonus to the previously mentioned 16u standouts, scoring point man , stock rising small forward and slasher wing Lateif Lorenzano-White are also key members of their roster. Tipoff is at 6:20PM.
K-Low Elite vs. Philly Pride UAA (17u): The K-Low 17s group is stacked with college prospects. Bucket getter recently committed to FGCU. Point guard is one of the best in the region. 6’8” wing shooter and 6’7” forward Deuce Ketner are matchup nightmares. Combo guards and are two of the top sleeper prospects in SEPA. For Philly Pride , in addition to the above-mentioned 17u stars, keep an eye on super quick combo guard Ty Burton as well as scoring machine . Tipoff is at 7:45PM.