On Episode 61 of our “In The Paint” Podcast, hosts Devin Ugland and Ronnie Flores take a closer…View More In The Paint Show: High School & AAU Coaches Discuss Impact of Coronavirus
With the drop of our new player profiles on Ballislife dot com, we wanted to take a closer…View More BIL’s Top Passers in the Country!
As we launch comprehensive Ballislife player profiles, it provides us the opportunity to dig a bit deeper into players that fall into certain categories everyone can understand. Today it’s the nation’s top bucket-getters!View More BIL’s Top Bucket Getters of 2020!
Best High School Dunkers of 2020 , Vandegrift (Austn, Texas): Big men, especially those with extreme amounts of…View More Best High School Dunkers April 2020
Ballislife takes an in-depth look at some of the best defenders in high school basketball from shot blockers to versatility on the ball.View More BIL’s Top High School Defenders in the Country!
Find out what Ronnie and Devin are talking about on the latest episode (No. 59) of the In The Paint Show!View More “In The Paint” Podcast: Section Titles Decided, Quests for State Crowns Begin Tuesday!
Prolific Prep, led by five-star guards Jalen Green and Nimari Burnett, rose to the top of The Grind Session rankings for Week 9.View More Prolific Prep Takes the Top Spot in The Grind Session!
MarJon Beauchamp was named The Grind Session Player of the Week in Week 8 after averaging a double-double over the course of two games.View More Beauchamp GOES OFF in Week 8 of the Grind Session!
Briarcrest Christian point guard Kennedy Chandler is the Week 5 Grind Session Player of the Week after dropping 52 points and 14 assists in two games last week.View More The Grind Session Update: Five Star PG Kennedy Chandler is Player of the Week
The Grind Session is in Week Four of action and five-star point guard Daishen Nix took home Player of the Week honors. Check out the story to see the under-the-radar Player of the Week, updated Grind Session Top 9 rankings and Marshall County Hoopfest All-Tournament team.View More Top PG in the Country is The Grind Session Player of the Week!
The latest on The Grind Session season including the Player of the Week, Keon Johnson of The Webb School, under-the-radar player of the week, and updated rankings and schedules.View More Grind Session Player of the Week, Updated Rankings and Schedules!
In Episode 47 of our “In The Paint” Show, Ron and Dev break down some of the top early-season high school tourneys across the country and the players at these events. The fellas also discuss the stat-driven side of the NBA and the Mr. Basketball USA Tracker, which recognizes the top high school basketball player in the country as voted on by an esteemed panel.View More “In The Paint” Podcast GOES IN on Top Tourneys, Players!
The 2019-20 Grind Session is absolutely loaded with top prospects from some of the best prep schools and high schools in the country.View More The Grind Session Schedules and Top Nine Ranking Released!
Following up on the drop of the much-anticipated preseason FAB 50 National Rankings, Ballislife Grassroots Editor Ronnie Flores…View More FAB 50 Regional Breakdown: West Teams on the Bubble
An in-depth look at our preseason FAB 50 rankings on which teams have the most to prove and most to lose on a national scale this season.View More FAB 50 Breakdown: Teams With the Most to Prove and Most to Lose
A closer examination into our preseason FAB 50 National Rankings, breaking down teams that could make big moves up the list during the season.View More FAB 50: Five Teams With the Most to Gain Nationally
With over 260 campers at the 2019 Pangos All-West Frosh/Soph Camp at Lynwood (Calif.), we decided to focus on players who didn’t come in with heavy national reps who performed well. Here’s top of the top breakout performers from the two-day camp!View More Pangos All-West Fr-So: Top 10 Breakout Performers!
Penny Hardaway’s recruiting job at Memphis got myself and my colleague Ronnie Flores on the discussion of the greatest recruiting classes of all time. So we started to dig, and dig some more. Two days later, here’s a detailed listing of the greatest 35 recruiting classes dating back to 1965 UCLA and Alcindor.View More 35 Greatest Recruiting Classes Of All Time
LONG BEACH, Ca. — Ballislife raised the bar with the 9th edition of its All-American Game. The event…View More Ramsey, Mobley take home 2019 Ballislife All-American Game MVP Honors
On Episode No. 22 of the “In The Paint Show”, hosts Devin Ugland and Ronnie Flores discuss the partnership forged between Red Bull and USA Basketball to bring 3-on-3 hoops to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.View More NBA Legend Chris Mullin Joins In The Paint with Ron & Dev, Talks 3-on-3 Hoops, Who He Would Run With!
On Episode 21 of our In The Paint Show, podcast hosts Ronnie Flores and Devin Ugland discuss the SoCal commitments of Cassius Stanley (Sierra Canyon) and Boogie Ellis (Mission Bay) to Duke.View More Dame the Most Undervalued Player in the NBA, Kawhi Compared to MJ?! In The Paint Debate!
On Episode 20 of our “In The Paint” Podcast, Ron and Dev discuss the latest Lakers’ drama, talk Tiger Woods and great sports comebacks and bring in high school coach Derrick Taylor, who describes what it’s like to coach multiple NBA and high-level college guards, including Jordan Farmar, Spencer Dinwiddie, Tyler Dorsey, and Kihei Clark.View More Magic, Luke Out in LA. What’s Next for the Lakers?
On Episode 19 of our “In The Paint” Show, Devin and Ronnie go hard ion the hiring of new UCLA men’s coach Mick Cronin. The guys welcome in guests Frank Burlison and former UCLA forward Kris Johnson to discuss what Cronin brings to the table and what his first moves should be as the leader of the storied program.View More In the Paint Pod: Mick Cronin to UCLA, Virginia wins first National Title
The latest work in Veniceball’s mission to bring together the world through basketball is dubbed the Watts Oasis.…View More Watts Oasis: The First Ever Mosaic Style Basketball Court
Your bracket is busted. Duke is out, North Carolina and Gonzaga fell short, and Linda in Accounting is…View More Final Four Examination: Strengths and Weaknesses of the remaining NCAA Tournament Teams
Hosts Devin Ugland and Ronnie Flores give their takes on the Elite Eight games this past weekend and preview the upcoming Final Four featuring Virginia vs. Auburn and Michigan State vs. Texas TechView More Who Will Advance to the National Title? LaMelo Going Back Overseas? Tune in to the Latest Pod!
There have been numerous college and professional hoopers who have graced the floor in the eight year history…View More Ballislife All-American Game Alumni Still Dancing in the 2019 NCAA Tournament
Every year we can count on March Madness to provide excitement, heartbreak, buzzer-beaters and, of course, the always-welcomed…View More Six Teams Primed to Make Cinderella Runs in the 2019 NCAA Tournament
Let’s get one thing straight before you get into the meat of this story: This is not a…View More Eight Guards You Should Absolutely Know About Heading Into March Madness
In our second “In The Paint Show”, Ronnie Flores and Devin Ugland discuss jersey swapping, Julius Randle, mid-major college programs and why they are thriving, and what we’ve seen so far on the high school level.View More “In The Paint” Podcast 2nd Episode Now Streaming!
Introducing Ballislife’s “In The Paint Show”, a weekly podcast hosted by Ronnie Flores and Devin Ugland highlighting a variety of basketball topics, from NBA, college down to the high school and club levels.View More New “In The Paint” Podcast Drops First Episode!
One of the more interesting studies to break down in the high school basketball scene is how a…View More Pinnacle of Preparation: An Inside Look at Pioneers’ Tough Schedule
Five-star guard Anthony Edwards of Holy Spirit Prep in Atlanta made official Tuesday what many within the basketball…View More 5-Star Anthony Edwards Reclassifies to ’19. What Does it Mean?