South Carolina Mr. Basketball

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The South Carolina Mr. Basketball honor recognizes the top boys’ high school senior basketball player in the state of South Carolina. The award is presented annually by the Charlotte Observer.[1][2]

Award winners[edit]

Year Player High School College NBA/ABA draft
1990 Lawrence Mitchell Conway
1991 Larry Davis Denmark-Olar South Carolina
1992 Marvin Orange Irmo Alabama
1993 Ray Allen Dalzell Hillcrest Connecticut 1996 NBA Draft: 1st Rnd, 5th overall by the Minnesota Timberwolves
1994 Roderick Blakney Hartsville
1995 B. J. McKie Irmo South Carolina
1996 Jermaine O'Neal Eau Claire 1996 NBA Draft: 1st Rnd, 17th overall by the Portland Trail Blazers
1997 James Griffin Greenville
1998 Tony Kitchings South Aiken South Carolina
1999 Chuck Eidson Pinewood Prep South Carolina
2000 Rolando Howell Lower Richland South Carolina
2001 Tymere Zimmerman Marlboro County
2002 Raymond Felton Latta North Carolina 2005 NBA Draft: 1st Rnd, 5th overall by the Charlotte Bobcats
2003 Brandon Wallace Silver Bluff South Carolina
2004 Ra'Sean Dickey Marlboro County Georgia Tech
2005 Devan Downey Chester South Carolina; Cincinnati
2006 Mike Jones Lower Richland Syracuse
2007 Mike Holmes Bishopville Lee Central South Carolina; Coastal Carolina
2008 Murphy Holloway Dutch Fork Mississippi
2009 Milton Jennings Pinewood Prep Clemson
2010 R.J. Slawson Fort Dorchester South Carolina;Jacksonville
2011 Rod Drummond Wade Hampton Roane State
2012 Brice Johnson Edisto North Carolina
2013 Justin McKie Irmo South Carolina
2014 L.J. Peak Gaffney Georgetown

Schools with multiple winners[edit]

School Number of Awards Years
Irmo 3 1992, 1995, 2013
Lower Richland 2 2000, 2006
Marlboro County 2 2001, 2004
Pinewood Prep 2 1999, 2009

See also[edit]

South Carolina Miss Basketball

References[edit]