RecruitLook Hoops Junior Circuit

A highly competitive boys basketball circuit for 12u-14u teams.

2022 Junior Circuit Information

2022 RecruitLook Hoops Junior Circuit Information

We hosted 1,000+ boys basketball teams in 2021 and over 1,000 college coaches (in-person & on the live streams) throughout the spring and summer for our High School Boys Circuit. And now we are launching the RecruitLook Hoops Juniors platform to find out who is NEXT UP.

The Circuit is open to any team to play in our Open Runs; however, we have a select group that is in our premier division that gets all the benefits of committing to the circuit. Teams will compete in a competitive League and move up and down the standings based on their wins and losses. All roads lead to The Finale where our bracket finale will take place. Teams will be seeded based on their League standings. Winner take all!

Top players from the League will be invited to participate in the Larry Hughes Elite Junior Camp.

Every event that we host prior to the Bracket Finale in Kansas City will be considered a League Session.

Teams are required to play in at least 1 event to be considered for the League Finale.

Standings will be based on your best 1 event record + our Power Rankings to determine the Bracket Finale seeding. If a team plays 2 events and goes 4-0 in 1 and 2-2 in the other, we will label them as 4-0. Additionally, we look at the 6 wins and 2 losses to create a Power Ranking. The competition that you win and/or lose against does matter in how teams will be seeded for the bracket finale. Every game matters!

Each event is open to 12u-14u teams.

Prices are per event. Registration and payment can be made on each event page. Teams will not be placed on the schedule until they are registered and paid for.

Each Event Will Go As Follows:

1.) Each team will play 3-4 games minimum at the designated showcase location.

2.) Event formats are still being finalized.

3.) We accommodate schedule requests in the order registration and fees are paid.

4.) The Bracket Finale will be in Kansas City. The Bracket will take place over 3 or 4 days depending on location and number of teams.

We want to make this a great experience for everyone involved. We want you to be proud of the Circuit that you are in. We know that the best advertising and marketing is word-of-mouth, and we’ll strive to make a lasting impression on you.

Our team has been running events for decades, and we know that attention to detail, big or small, is key when running an event. We’ll make sure that your time on the RecruitLook Hoops League is enjoyable.

Every team must visit each individual tournament page and register each time for the tournament through the links provided.

ALL RecruitLook Hoops Events will be Live Streamed through BallerTV for College Coaches and Fans to enjoy!

Visit our site to get access.

2022 RecruitLook Hoops Boys Junior Circuit Event Schedule

April 1-3 | Omaha


This event will also feature our High School Boys Circuit.
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April 29-May 1 | Des Moines, IA


This event will also feature our High School Boys Circuit.
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May 13-15 | St. Louis


This event will also feature our High School Boys Circuit.
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May 20-22 | Chicago


This event will also feature our High School Boys Circuit.
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May 27-29 | Minneapolis


This event will also feature our High School Boys Circuit.
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July 8-10 | Omaha


This event will also feature our High School Boys Circuit.
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RecruitLook Hoops + College Coaches

College Coaches spent their valuable recruiting days in July (2021) at the RecruitLook Hoops Circuit! Coaches from every division level were in attendance. It didn’t matter what city or in what gym — the college coaches TRUST in RecruitLook Hoops

RecruitLook Hoops | Some Video Content Produced In 2021

We create hundreds of videos throughout the year to showcase players — creating valuable recruiting exposure to college coaches and other media outlets.

RecruitLook Hoops| Some Media Coverage In 2021

We provide unparalleled recruiting coverage throughout the year on teams & players in the RecruitLook Hoops Circuit. College coaches are finding their next recruiting classes from our coverage!

RecruitLook Hoops | Event Pictures

We are capturing memorable moments from every tournament we host — and then providing those cherished moments for FREE to teams and players.

RecruitLook Hoops' Larry Hughes Elite Youth Camp

RecruitLook Hoops was proud to present the Larry Hughes Elite Camp in St. Louis. This was an invite-only camp that brought in some of the top high school basketball recruits from across the country. The two-day event featured a mixture of 60 national recruits in 2022, 2023, and 2024 recruiting classes – all getting the chance to learn from NBA-veteran and skills trainers.

The Larry Hughes Elite Camp provided athletes an opportunity to showcase their skills against elite competition, while also learning more about the game of basketball and life-skills from special guests. In addition to the drill work and skills sessions, the camp focused on teaching valuable lessons off the court.

View the Larry Hughes Elite Camp Alumni List

This camp featured wearable technology that tracked everything that the athletes did on the court. Campers wear the device, and the Kinexon platform takes over from there — providing valuable data that will give college coaches a better idea of what athletes can do on the court.

Larry Hughes

Larry Hughes

Hughes has an impressive resume having played for the Philadelphia 76ers, Golden State Warriors, Washington Wizards, Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks, Sacramento Kings, Charlotte Bobcats, and Orlando Magic. He was drafted by Philadelphia in the 1st round of the 1998 NBA Daft out of Saint Louis University, where he was named Freshman of the Year. He was recognized as a versatile and athletic guard with strong defensive abilities, and was selected to the 2004-05 NBA All-Defensive 1st Team as a member of the Wizards.

Justin Tatum

Justin Tatum

Even though now he’s mostly know as “Jayson Tatum’s Dad”, Justin Tatum is one of the top high school basketball coaches in the country. Justin played college ball at St. Louis University where he helped lead his team to a Conference Championship and NCAA tourney appearance in 2000.  Since then, he’s shifted his focus to coaching, where he’s eclipsed 200 wins and 4 state title game appearances — winning twice.

RecruitLook Hoops Past News


2020 Event Highlights

The 2020 RecruitLook Hoops League took an interesting twist when a worldwide pandemic altered our plans. We had to rearrange our entire schedule and fit 3 events in a 3-week window when the country opened back up.

We had some great events with good teams and were still able to provide hundreds of college coaches the opportunity to watch players via our live stream.


2019 Event Highlights

The 2019 RecruitLook Hoops League was loaded with talent yet again. Hundreds of college coaches came out to watch the players.

The League featured 5-star players down to the unknowns looking for more recruiting exposure. We traveled to Omaha, Kansas City, and Atlanta.


2018 Event Highlights

140 teams from 21 different states and Canada competed in the RecruitLook Hoops’ Sunflower Showcase event. Nationally ranked recruits from all over brought in hundreds of college coaches. #1 ranked in the 2021 class, Mike Foster, proves he’s worthy of being the guy on top of the rankings.


2017 Event Highlights

150 teams from 19 different states and Canada compete in the RecruitLook Hoops’ Sunflower Showcase event. Over 200 college coaches were in attendance. Cole Anthony puts on a show!


2016 Event Highlights

Players like Jack Nunge (Iowa), Mark Smith (Illinois), James Wiseman (#1 ranked), Darius Garland (Vanderbilt), Javon Pickett (Mizzou), Zion Harmon (2021 #1 PG), Brady Manek (Oklahoma) and others were at RecruitLook Hoops Events.


2015 Event Highlights

Tons of talent again in 2015 with the likes of Colin Sextion (Alabama), Chaundee Brown (Wake Forest), Rodney Miller (Miami), Shamorie Ponds (St. John’s), Al Durham (Indiana), Malik William (Clemson) and others were at RecruitLook Hoops Events.


2014 Event Highlights

Highlighting the Sunflower Showcase was 5-star Allonzo Trier of Athlete’s First. Trier was unanimously named D1 Circuit’s MVP of the NIKE EYBL. Trier lead Nike’s EYBL circuit at a whopping 29.4 ppg, and is the all-time leading points scorer for the league.


2013 Event Highlights

Jayson Tatum stole the show at the 2013 RecruitLook Hoops’ Sunflower Showcase with a packed house of college coaches and fans for each of his games.

Blake Griffin / Athlete's First

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Bradley Beal / St. Louis Eagles

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Jayson Tatum / St. Louis Eagles

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Derrick Rose / Meanstreets

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John Collins / Florida Flash

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Tyus Jones / Howard Pulley

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Collin Sexton / Southern Stampede

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Landry Shamet / KC Pacers

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OG Anunoby / St. Louis Eagles

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Rodney Hood / MBA Elite

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