Alonzo Verge is heating up this month (February)! The electrifying senior point guard from Thornton HS (Harvey, IL)…View More Alonzo Verge Scores 35! PG Makes Defenders Look Helpless!
Chicago Curie’s Elijah Joiner and Harvey Thornton’s Alonzo Verge are widely considered two of the top guards in…View More Alonzo Verge vs Elijah Joiner! Big-Time Chicago Guards Match Up!
The most exciting time of year for Chicago HS basketball fans is February’s Public League tournament. It’s the…View More Kansas commit Markese Jacobs leads Chicago Uplift in City Playoffs 1st Rd!
Demarius Jacobs might be the best player in Chicago or even the state of Illinois that nobody’s heard…View More Underrated Chicago Guard Demarius Jacobs Wins Thriller! Full Highlights
Amari Bailey (Skinner West 7th grader) and Kevin ‘Boopie’ Miller (Providence Englewood 8th grader) are 2 of Chicago’s…View More Amari Bailey vs Boopie Miller: Top 7th-8th Graders in Chicago
Marian Catholic hosts public school neighbors and rivals Homewood-Flossmoor each November during the first week of the season…View More The Endless Game! 6 OT Marathon! Crazy Marian Catholic vs Homewood-Flossmoor Rivalry Game
Chicago’s top HS player this season is expected to be Morgan Park HS junior PG Ayo Dosunmu. He…View More Ayo Dosunmu 51 Point Game! Chicago Morgan Park PG Goes Off in Season Opener!
Ayo Dosunmu is considered Chicago’s top player right now. Just a junior, the 6’4 long, skilled PG spent…View More 6’4 Ayo Dosunmu is Chicago’s Top Point Guard! Official Ballislife Mixtape
In Chicago, basketball is big 12 months a year. Many of Chicago’s top grammar school teams (K-8th grade)…View More Young Chicago Point Guards Duel: KD Wright (Beasley) vs Mason Jones (Kenwood)
Chase Adams is about to begin his junior season at Marian Catholic HS near Chicago. Starting at PG…View More 5’6 Chase Adams Is the Quickest PG! Ballislife Summer Mixtape
Noted designer and Chicago-native Don C designed special “alternate” uniforms for 6 Chicago-area high school basketball teams and…View More Don C designed uniforms for 6 Chicago-area HS teams in Jordan Brand/Just Don collab modeled after MJ’s 1984-85 Bulls jersey
Check out this Official recap mixtape of the 2016 Pangos All-Midwest Frosh/Soph Camp held in La Grange, IL.…View More 2016 Pangos All-Midwest Frosh/Soph Camp Official Mixtape!
Chicago guards got plenty of attention as the All-Midwest edition of the Pangos Frosh/Soph Camps kicked off Saturday…View More Pangos Midwest: Is Markese Jacobs the Next Sherron Collins?
The 2016 Camp Right Way-Chicago featured approximately 200 top 7th-8th graders from 23 states plus a few from…View More 8th grader Boopie Miller Destroys Competition at John Lucas Camp Right Way!
Versatile 6-foot-6 Nojel Eastern is able to play both guard positions and small forward. A point guard in…View More 6’6 Nojel Eastern Is A Versatile PG with Great Court Vision!
Jabari Parker might be only 21 years old, but the Milwaukee Bucks forward is already giving back to…View More Jabari Parker Puts on Insane Dunk Show in Front of his Campers!
Check out these exclusive Jabari Parker raw highlights from Day 2 of the 2016 Nike Chi League Classic…View More Jabari Parker GOES OFF In 3OT Chi League Pro Am Game! Full Highlights
Milwaukee Bucks’ Jabari Parker last played in Chicago’s Nike Chi League Pro Am 2 years ago heading into…View More Jabari Parker Puts in Summer Work at Hometown Chi League! Scores 31
Tyler Beard is no doubt one of the most physically gifted 14 year old basketball players in the…View More 14 Year Old Tyler Beard is Natural Point Guard AND Gifted Athlete! 8th Grade Ballislife Mixtape
Markese Jacobs might still be under the radar in his hometown of Chicago, but he’s already earned his…View More Athletic 15 Year Old PG Markese Jacobs Puts On A Show in Chicago! Official Ballislife Mixtape
Chicago has produced a ton of talented players in the past. Scouts, coaches, fans and more are…View More 9th Grader Kahlil Whitney Looking To Be Chicago’s Next Breakout Star!
Gonzaga-bound Zack Norvell closed out his high school career at Simeon Career Academy by winning a Chicago city…View More Gonzaga-Bound Shooter Zack Norvell Leads Simeon! Official Senior Mixtape!
South Side Kenwood Academy (19-4) played in the Chicago Public League’s title game for the first time in…View More Simeon wins Public League Championship with Chicago’s top duo Zachary Norvell + Evan Gilyard
Ballislife started following Simeon seniors Ben Coupet and Zack Norvell as 8th graders. At Beasley Academic Center, the…View More Simeon + Morgan Park Battle to the Buzzer in City Playoffs! Charlie Moore, Ben Coupet Shine!
The most competitive Public League High School basketball in the country can likely be found in Chicago. It…View More Evan Gilyard vs Charlie Moore: Top Chicago Guards, Intense Simeon-Morgan Park Rivalry Game!
DePaul-bound Chicago Curie senior point guard Devin Gage has been a four year varsity contributor. But now…View More DePaul-Bound PG Devin Gage buzzer-beater leads Curie vs Simeon: Instant Classic in Pontiac
Charlie Moore is used to these big games by now. A 4-year varsity player for powerhouse Morgan Park,…View More Charlie Moore leads Morgan Park into Simeon: Chicago’s Biggest Rivalry!
Charlie Moore (Chicago Morgan Park HS) is widely considered one of the top seniors in Illinois. The recent…View More Memphis Commit Charlie Moore Scores 55 Points To Open Season!
Alterique Gilbert showed he’s one of the nation’s finest point guards at this year’s Nike Global Challenge. Held…View More 5-star Ankle-Breaker Alterique Gilbert is UConn’s Next High-Scoring PG! Official Ballislife Mixtape!
Even though he isn’t written about or “ranked,” Marquan ‘BayBay’ Williams is already well-known in Chicago basketball circles.…View More Marquan ‘BayBay’ Williams is Chicago’s Coldest Point Guard You Haven’t Heard Of (Yet)!
Arguably Illinois’ top overall player in the Class of 2016, the strong, 6’6 lefty shooting guard has been…View More High-major Lefty Sharpshooter Zack Norvell Makes a Splash! (Chicago Simeon, 6’6 Guard)
5-star Class of 2016 guard Malik Monk (Bentonville, Arkansas) was named Nike Global Challenge’s Tournament MVP. Held at…View More Malik Monk Flashes Elite PG Skills (And Freaky Bounce): Nike Global MVP Mix
Kentucky point guard Tyler Ulis put on a show in front of family and friends, playing in the…View More Kentucky point guard Tyler Ulis Spent His Summer Breaking Ankles at Chileague!
Chase Adams might be best known for his high-level ball-handling ability or his diminutive size. But what allowed…View More (NEW) Chase Adams Official 9th Grade Mixtape! Quickest PG in 2018 Class!
Zack Norvell Jr. (Mac Irvin Fire 17U) is already well known in the Chicago area for his deep…View More Zack Norvell hits 11 3-pointers in one half! Coached by Bucks’ Jabari Parker!
Charlie Moore had his biggest season, even though he had to share the spotlight. 5’11 point guard Charlie…View More Chicago’s Next Playmaker Charlie Moore Raises Game! Official Junior Year Mixtape!
Kezo Brown is only the second 9th grader in his high school’s storied history to play varsity basketball…View More 9th Grader Kezo Brown Making History at Simeon! Official Season Mixtape
Check out the top plays from the 2015 Powerade Jam Fest Slam Dunk Contest as part of the…View More Dwayne Bacon Dunks Over Jalen Rose! Powerade Jam Fest Top 5 Dunks!
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay senior Keifer Sykes scored career high 36 points (6 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl)…View More Keifer Sykes Flashes 40inch Vertical, Scores Career High 36 Points (Raw Footage)!