The Skill Factory 2016 Post Grad Preview

Editors Note: Our #JucoTeamPreview series takes a look at numerous Junior College programs that are participating in our #JucoReport Jamboree Series that includes both the Battle of the South Jamboree on October 8th, the CBHoops Juco Jam South October 15th, and  Juco Jam Atlanta October 22nd. All Players Highlight in Blue below link to their #JucoReportCard.

Jamborees Participating in:

#BOTSJamboree-Oct 8th (Kell HS, Marietta, GA)-Click Here for Info

Players to Watch

6’8 Wanjang Tut-Combo Forward

He is very versatile and can handle the ball like a point guard. He has a rare skill set for someone of his size and build. A legit 6’8 with a 7’3 wingspan he is an excellent defender and can score inside and outside.

6’4 Eric Lovett- Shooting Guard

Eric has a strong body at 210 lbs and is a gifted scorer. Can score inside and outside, shoots the 3 really well, and is very athletic. 

6’3-Alexander Gorton-Combo Guard

Alexander is the perfect utility guard. He does everything on the floor pretty well and plays an overall floor game. He is athletic with a great iq and really is a gifted shot maker. Averaged 24ppg in high school. He is an excellent passer as well. Shoots the 3 well, runs the floor, and finishes in traffic with both hands.

6’0-Nick Fleming-Point Guard 

Nick is a special shooter and has the frame to have an immediate impact at the D1 level. Nick has the potential to be a Big Time player with a gifted skillet who shoots lights out.

6’4-Elijah Keys-Guard

Elijah is a combo guard that can really create off the dribble. Elijah has excellent length and can handle the ball in the full court and set you up in the half court. He plays multiple positions and has a smooth overall game. Good shooter, finishes with both hands, and an excellent rebounder for his position.

About the Program

The Skill Factory (TSF) is introducing its first year Post Graduate program, lead by Coach Rob Johnson. Coach Rob Johnson is in his first year at TSF, coming from Tennessee Prep Academy where he lead his post grad team to a 28-9 record while being named NACA Nationals most outstanding coach. His Tennessee Prep team featured 11 players who went on to play college basketball including 4 who went division 1. The skill factory looks to play a style of basketball that allows players to showcase their individual ability while still playing within a team structure of college and pro sets. Our goal is to get them ready for the college and professional game. .They will play a very fast brand of basketball and will have the freedom to make decisions. This team has D1 and  D2 players.