The five finalists have been revealed for the Naismith Trophy High School Players of the Year in boys and girls basketball by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.
The girls All-America team will be released March 7 and the boys All-America team on March 8. Both players of the year will be announced March 10 and the winners will be honored at the annual awards banquet.
Here are the finalists:
|Lonzo Ball||Chino Hills, Calif.||Chino Hills||PG||UCLA|
|Miles Bridges||Flint, Mich.||Huntington (WVa.) Prep||SF||Michigan State|
|De’Aaron Fox||Katy, Texas||Cypress Lakes||PG||Kentucky|
|Josh Jackson||Southfield, Mich.||Prolific Prep (Napa, Calif.)||SF|
|Jayson Tatum||St. Louis||Chaminade||SF||Duke|
|Erin Boley||Hodgensville, K.y||Elizabethtown||PF||Notre Dame|
|Lauren Cox||Flower Mound, Texas||Flower Mound||F||Baylor|
|Crystal Dangerfield||Murfreesboro, Tenn.||Blackman||PG||Connecticut|
|Joyner Holmes||Cedar Hill, Texas||Cedar Hill||PF||Texas|
|Jackie Young||Princeton, Ind.||Princeton||SF||Notre Dame|