USA TODAY High School Sports will reveal the preseason Super 25 boys basketball rankings as part of “Super 25 in 25,” with one team revealed each hour beginning at noon ET on Thursday and continuing through Friday.
No. 19: BISHOP GORMAN
Location: Las Vegas
2014-15 record: 27-6
Final Super 25: Not ranked
The Gaels lost All-American 7-footers Chase Jeter (Duke) and Stephen Zimmerman (UNLV) to graduation but 6-11 senior center Zach Collins, a Gonzaga commit, played well over the summer and junior wing Charles O’Bannon Jr. (8.5 ppg, 3.5 rpg,2.4 apg) made the U16 National Team.
Gorman also picked up a solid transfer in former Lone Peak (HIghland, Utah) point guard Christian Popoola Jr. (14 ppg, 6.0 rpg, 6.0 apg), a 6-3 junior.
Keep an eye on sophomore small forward Jamal Bey as well.
Scheduled season opener: Nov. 21, at Clark (Las Vegas)