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. 6: La LUMIERE
Location: La Porte, Ind.
2014-2015 record: 24-3
Final Super 25: 30
The Lakers only have one returning starter, senior shooting guard Brandon Cyrus (9.8 ppg, 4.6 rpg), but have a group of talented newcomers, including Texas commit James Banks (10.8 ppg, 8.9 rpg), a senior 6-10 center who transferred from Mount Vernon Christian (Stockbridge, Ga.).
Other key newcomers include: junior center Jeremiah Tilmon (17.2 ppg, 11.2 rpg), a 6-10 junior center who transferred from East St. Louis, Ill.; Algevon Eichelberger (10.8 ppg, 7.1 rpg), a 6-7 forward and Saginaw, Mich., native who played for Prolific Prep (Napa, Calif.) last season; and 6-6 junior forward Brian Bowen (15.3 ppg, 4.3 apg, 6.1 rpg), who transferred from Arthur Hill (Saginaw, Mich.).
Another player to watch is freshman small forward Tyger Campbell (13.5 ppg, 8.1 apg), who started at point guard as an eighth grader for Christ Presbyterian in Nashville last season.
Scheduled season opener: Lakers opened Oct. 31 and are 2-0.