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Georgia TechCOMMITTED (01/14/2009)Offered09/26/2008Paul Hewitt
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N.C. StateNoneOffered10/17/2008Larry Harris, Sidney Lowe

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2010 NBA Draft: When they were prospects06/26/2010 Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting

Rivals.com's No. 1-ranked prospect was the No. 1 selection in the 2010 NBA Draft on Thursday. But John Wall was not the only player that Rivals.com saw eye-to-eye with the NBA on when we were rating them as prospects and potential pros. We take a look back at what we thought of Thursday's first-round picks when they were high school players with NBA dreams.

Early draft departures: Winners and losers06/18/2009Rivals.com College Basketball
Which NBA decision will have most impact?06/13/2009Rivals.com College Basketball
Meyer's Mailbag: Comparing Knight and Wall06/05/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Powder Springs guard sought by Georgia hoops powers05/25/2009JacketsOnline.com
Jones eyes local schools05/15/2009JacketsOnline.com
Big 12 school lands Dripping Springs star05/15/2009TexasHoops.com
Dollar not afraid of challenge at Seattle U.05/14/2009Rivals.com College Basketball
Monday tip: Hewitt, Kent will be on hot seat05/04/2009Rivals.com College Basketball
Villanova's stay at No. 1 could be short-lived04/16/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Final 2009 Rivals150 sees several moves04/15/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Class of 2009 post players scouting report04/13/2009Rivals.com College Basketball
Meyer's Mailbag: Big names waiting on Wall04/09/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Big men push East over the West04/01/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McD's practice: Monday standouts03/30/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McD's: Initial Observations03/29/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's midweek report03/26/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: JUCO guard becoming a hot prospect03/17/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
First basketball champs named03/14/2009GAVarsity.com
Meyer's midweek report03/11/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Basketball final four preview03/11/2009GAVarsity.com
Day two of the quarterfinals03/07/2009GAVarsity.com
Meyer's Mailbag: Tyler in contention for No. 1?03/06/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
GAVarsity's Basketball Playoff Preview02/27/2009GAVarsity.com
PG contingency plans for Duke and Memphis02/24/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
2009 McDonald's All-Americans02/18/2009NYCHoops.net
Meyer's midweek report02/18/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
2009 Jordan Brand All-American Team02/16/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's midweek report02/11/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Jordan Brand All-American Team Announced02/10/2009NYCHoops.net
Wall ready to shine in Jordan game02/10/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Jackets make big move in team rankings01/29/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Saturday at the Hoophall01/17/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hoophall Classic draws the top teams and players01/16/2009RivalsHigh
Favors has his day01/14/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's midweek report01/14/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Decision Day for Favors01/14/2009UGASports.com
Favors to announce Wednesday01/13/2009JacketsOnline.com
Meyer's midweek report01/07/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's midweek report01/01/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Champs crowned at T-Mobile Invitational12/31/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors dominates at T-Mobile Invitational12/30/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Elite 8: Peach State prospects shine11/30/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tar Heels top the ACC again11/25/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Last-minute decisions highlight signing period11/20/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Spalding Hoophall Classic11/13/2008NYCHoops.net
What to watch: Early signing period storylines11/10/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Is five-star Favors closing in on decision?11/04/2008UGASports.com
Best of the Rest: Centers11/02/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Fastbreak Friday: Tar Heels take advantage10/24/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NC State fans make impression on Favors10/21/2008TheWolfpacker.com
Fastbreak Friday: Pure madness10/17/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors 'excited' to visit NC State10/15/2008TheWolfpacker.com
Fastbreak Friday: Big weekend in the ACC09/26/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors is back from Athens09/03/2008UGASports.com
Fastbreak Friday: First big visit weekend08/29/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Five-star center is set to visit UGA officially08/27/2008UGASports.com
Postseason experience will help Tulsa08/07/2008Rivals.com College Basketball
The 2008 Boost Mobile Elite 2408/06/2008NYCHoops.net
Vegas events top performers: 2009 Class07/30/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors close to narrowing list07/28/2008TheWolfpacker.com
Las Vegas: Day Four07/26/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas: Day Two07/24/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Handicapping the Vegas week07/21/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Weekend Hoops Preview07/11/2008FlaVarsity.com
Adidas It Takes 5ive: Day three07/08/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ohio teams, players shine in Cincinnati07/08/2008OhioPreps.com
Takes 5ive Classic draws talent, coaches07/08/2008CatsIllustrated.com
Adidas It Takes 5ive Classic: Day 207/07/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
adidas It Takes 5IVE Classic07/07/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Video: Derrick Favors Dominates Down Low07/07/2008Rivals.com
GBOA South brings out the stars06/29/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors is truly elite06/24/2008UGASports.com
Brandon Jennings Tops Consensus Player Rankings06/13/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Video: Derrick Favors at Bob Gibbons TOC06/09/2008TheWolfpacker.com
NYers Rep on TOC All Tournament Teams05/31/2008NYCHoops.net
Favors feels the love in Triangle05/29/2008TheWolfpacker.com
TOC top performers05/27/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
TOC: Sunday05/25/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NBA Top 100 Camp05/25/2008NYCHoops.net
EA SPORTS Tracker Foreshadowed New No. 105/23/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Video: Derrick Favors Slams it Home05/16/2008Rivals.com
New No. 1 in Rivals150 for 2009 class05/14/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Prather top performers05/12/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Prather: Saturday action05/10/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tirey: Top talent showcased at Prather05/10/2008CatsIllustrated.com
Locals Invited to U18 National Team Tryouts05/07/2008NYCHoops.net
Jayhawk Invitational: Day two notes05/03/2008JayhawkSlant.com
Jayhawk Invitational: Day One Notes05/02/2008JayhawkSlant.com
April rewind: 2009 prospects in the news05/02/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors ready for Jayhawk Invitational04/30/2008JayhawkSlant.com
Stephenson Visiting Kansas04/29/2008NYCHoops.net
Favors leaves mark on Real Deal04/23/2008Devils Illustrated
Real Deal on the Hill- Saturday04/20/2008GopherIllustrated.com
Real Deal: Youngsters take over Saturday night04/20/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Final EA SPORTS National POY Tracker04/10/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Power position: Examining the 2009 PFs04/10/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Will Favors consider Duke?04/04/2008Devils Illustrated
Parade All-American Boys Basketball Team04/02/2008NYCHoops.net
Where does five-star Favors stand?03/27/2008UGASports.com
Wrapping up Riverfest03/24/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Riverfest: Friday action03/22/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
EA SPORTS POY Tracker: Week 1103/21/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
EA SPORTS POY Tracker: Week 1003/13/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
EA SPORTS POY Tracker: Week 802/29/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
EA SPORTS POY Tracker: Week 702/24/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Cats prominent on list of elite '09 forward02/23/2008CatsIllustrated.com
State Tournament first round recap02/23/2008GAVarsity.com
Justin Young talks tournament02/22/2008GAVarsity.com
Blessed Trinity ready for Favors, South Atlanta02/15/2008GAVarsity.com
EA SPORTS POY Tracker: Week 401/31/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Video: Derrick Favors in the paint01/30/2008Rivals.com
EA SPORTS POY Tracker: Week 301/24/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Favors, Holiday shine at Pauley01/20/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Dream Classic: No Favors For Campbell Hall01/20/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Top PFs moving quickly in 200901/17/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
EA SPORTS POY Tracker: Week 201/17/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Inaugural EA SPORTS P.O.Y. Tracker01/11/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
One on one with 5-star Favors01/10/2008UGASports.com
Bojangles: St. Benedict's does it again12/29/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bojangles: Local kids set the tone12/28/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Stephenson & Lincoln Suffer 1st Loss12/28/2007NYCHoops.net
Video highlights: Derrick Favors12/28/2007TheWolfpacker.com
Video interview: Derrick Favors12/28/2007TheWolfpacker.com
More holiday hoops coverage12/26/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors is 'dream come true'12/05/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Cats grab attention of elite '09 forward11/28/2007CatsIllustrated.com
Fastbreak Friday: Five-stars see Chapel Hill09/14/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
New 2009 top 100 is wide open08/09/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
National notes: Vegas ends on a down note08/01/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas: Final notebook07/27/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas: Day Five07/27/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas: Day Three07/25/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
No Rest For the Weary In Vegas07/25/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
adidas super pools07/23/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Future stars collide in Las Vegas07/20/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
adidas Takes 5IVE: Day two07/07/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
PHOTO GALLERY: adidas Takes 5ive Classic07/06/2007CatsIllustrated.com
NBPA Camp top performers: Top 507/02/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Kobe Bryant Skills Academy Report II06/28/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Favors, Johnson both considering Wolfpack06/27/2007TheWolfpacker.com
NBPA camp comes to a close06/23/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NBPA camp: Thursday morning06/21/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NBA camp provides key match-ups06/19/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Class of ’08 dominates inaugural Clash of the Clashes06/16/2007OregonPreps.com
2007 Student Sports All-American Underclass Team06/06/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Pangos All-American Camp Scouting Report06/05/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Pangos All-American Camp set for this weekend06/01/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
TOC top Class of 2009 performers05/31/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors one of 2009’s elite talents05/26/2007TarHeelIllustrated.com
Tournament of Champions: Friday05/26/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tournament of Champions ready for action05/25/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
KU Calling On Five-Star Favors05/17/2007JayhawkSlant.com
Sidney takes top spot in 2009 rankings05/16/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Video: Derrick Favors runs the floor05/15/2007Rivals.com
Prather Memorial: Saturday05/13/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Wallace Prather Memorial honors pioneer05/10/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
King of the South, Day 204/29/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Busy weekend ahead on grassroots circuit04/26/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Kingwood: Day two04/22/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Real Deal wrap-up04/09/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Action heats up at Real Deal on the Hill04/08/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Fundamentals stressed at adidas Nations03/31/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Favors fighting for top spot01/09/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Peach State Classic12/28/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
City Search: Atlanta11/13/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Cousins on top of initial class of 2009 rankings08/24/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Video: Derrick Favors quick clip08/15/2006Rivals.com
Video: Derrick Favors throws down08/11/2006Rivals.com
Pangos All Star Game recap06/04/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Pangos Camp Saturday recap06/04/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
TOC attracts big names once again05/25/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Wallace Prather Memorial - Championship Sunday05/14/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Wallace Prather Memorial remembers AAU pioneer05/11/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Kingwood Classic - Saturday04/23/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hail to the Kingwood04/20/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Real Deal – Saturday action04/15/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Arkansas tourney is the Real Deal04/13/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Quick look at the class 4A bracket02/14/2006JacketsOnline.com
City Search: Atlanta11/07/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Youngsters shine at Georgia Hoops Fall Showcase10/11/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting