Top CA teams head towards playoffsView More NEW FAB 50: Things HEAT UP Out West!
Results create movementView More UPDATED FAB 50: Two New Teams!
Another team drops outView More NEW FAB 50: Still More Movement!
A detailed listing of the all-time No. 1 ranked high school basketball national champions.View More Salute to All-Time FAB 50 No. 1s
West Region teams tip offView More UPDATED FAB 50: Cali Gets Rollin’
Minnesota and Michigan crown champs!View More NEW FAB 50: More Teams Crowned!
Still plenty of movementView More NEW FAB 50: HS Madness!
More champs crowned across countryView More UPDATED FAB 50: More Teams Wrap Up!
Five newcomers to latest FAB 50 rankings!View More UPDATED FAB 50: State Champs Crowned!
Tough playoff brackets influence FAB 50 newcomers!View More NEW FAB 50: Top Teams, Tough Roads!
Teams’ plight creates unique ranking scenarios….View More UPDATED FAB 50: Where Do We Go From Here?
There are four FAB 50 newcomers this week.View More NEW FAB 50: Playoff Time!
With MVA taking a L, that’s the big question.View More UPDATED FAB 50: Who’s No. 1 Now?
New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Colorado tip-offView More NEW FAB 50: More States Tip-Off!
New FAB 50 near halfway point of season for many schools.View More Updated FAB 50: Season Rolling Along
Special edition shows many changes after big MLK games!View More NEW FAB 50: MLK Edition!
Updated FAB 50 Rankings with No. 1 vs. No. 2 showdown Sunday night!View More UPDATED FAB 50: NIBC Off The Ground
There are four new teams in the latest FAB 50 National Rankings!View More NEW FAB 50: New Year Brings Uncertainty, Hope
Some ranked teams will not play per local COVID-19 guidelines.View More NEW FAB 50: Teams Hopeful, Others Done!
Ron and Dev break down the preseason FAB 50 with coaches!View More In The Paint Show – FAB 50 Edition!
We conclude our 2020-21 preseason FAB 50 countdown with an in-depth look at the nation’s top 15 teams!View More Preseason 2020-21 FAB 50: Top 15 Teams!
Our preseason 2020-21 FAB 50 National Team Rankings countdown continues with teams No. 16-30!View More Preseason 2020-21 FAB 50: Teams No. 16-30!
Our first installment of the preseason 2020-21 FAB 50 National Team Rankings begin with teams No. 31-50!View More Preseason 2020-21 FAB 50: Teams No. 31-50!
All 50 ranked teams written up with explanations for why they were placed in these positions with comparisons to preseason ranking.View More Final, Expanded 2019-20 FAB 50 Rankings!
FAB 50 No. 1 Montverde Academy just completed one of the most dominant seasons ever. Are they the greatest team of all-time?View More Who’s The Greatest Team Ever?
With GEICO Nationals off the board and nearly every school district around the country closing its campuses, it’s time to release the final FAB 50 Team Rankings powered by Ballislife.com.View More FINAL 2019-20 FAB 50: Montverde Academy Is No. 1!
Amid the Coronavirus pandemic sweeping the nation and causing change in our daily lives, four states were able to conclude their state championships last week which causes movement and brings two newcomers to this week’s FAB 50. Is this the final rankings of the season or will a few selected states be able to complete their season in early April?View More FAB 50: Final Rankings for 2019-20?
State champs in Georgia and Washington are crowned with more state tournaments wrapping up this week. For some, the tourneys can’t end quick enough because of fears school districts may have to close down as a precaution to Coronavirus (COVID-19), as was the case for No. 34 Sheldon (Sacramento, Calif.) over the weekend. Will the Huskies close out their season on the court?View More NEW FAB 50: Upsets & Coronavirus Dominate Headlines!
Teams are wrapping up their seasons and some, such as newcomers Archbishop Stepinac (N.Y.) and Sheldon (Calif.), are getting hot and healthy at the right time. There’s plenty of movement on the back end of the FAB 50 Rankings and there will be movement near the top later in March!View More NEW FAB 50: Teams Jockey For Position!
The post-season is heating up and we have our first FAB 50 state champion in No. 49 Concord First Assembly (Concord, N.C.). The recent big result was the 78-64 win by undefeated Eden Prairie (Eden Prairie, Minn.) over previous No. 11 Minnehaha Academy (Minneapolis, Minn.).View More NEW FAB 50: 1st State Champs Crowned!
The playoffs are tipping off all over the country and some early post-season results cause big change in the latest FAB 50 rankings!. The change doesn’t necessarily mean teams drop out, or can’t recover and move back in after a loss that didn’t end their season. One team jumps in all the way to No. 23!View More NEW FAB 50: Playoffs Cause Change!
It’s another week of upsets and big results, particularly Baltimore clubs St. Frances Academy and Poly pulling off big wins at the East Coast Bump, that change the pecking order of the latest FAB 50. Top ranked clubs beating up on each other makes compiling the FAB 50 more difficult, but also creates excitement and interest as teams position for a possible slot at GEICO Nationals in April!View More UPDATED FAB 50 Rankings: Competition Leads To Interest!
Teams are gearing up for the post-season, and plenty of the top-ranked teams in the FAB 50 rankings lost last week. So does that mean they automatically drop? Does that always mean the team that defeated them now deserves to be ranked ahead?View More NEW FAB 50 Rankings: Teams Lose, Do They Drop?
It’s a somber week in basketball, as the nation’s top teams in the FAB 50 mourn the loss of iconic high school coach Morgan Wootten and global icon Kobe Bryant, the latter whom passed in a shocking aviation accident over the weekend. There are four newcomers in this week’s rankings.View More Updated FAB 50 Rankings: Top Teams Mourn Iconic Coach, Player
This is the week we traditionally release our FAB 50 24 hours later than normal to accommodate all the MLK showcases. When the dust settled, we have a new No. 2 team, plenty of movement and six newcomers led by No. 39 Evanston (Evanston, Ill.).View More NEW FAB 50 Rankings: 6 Newcomers After MLK Weekend!
MLK weekend is a huge barometer for the top teams in the country, so we dig a bit deeper on what might transpire as team prepare for a post-season run. We also take a quick look at the rankings over the years and what could potentially happen to the longest-running weekly national rankings in the future.View More FAB 50 Breakdown: Past, Present, Future
This is the time of the year that we reward teams in the FAB 50 for remaining unbeaten and playing tough schedules. Although there isn’t an abundance of new ranked teams, MLK Weekend, particularly the Spaulding Hoophall Classic, should bring plenty of movement to next week’s special FAB 50 MLK edition!View More UPDATED FAB 50 Rankings: Gearing Up For MLK Weekend!
Newspaper distribution and the Internet created greater interest in national rankings, but in actuality, United States high school basketball rankings began in 1959. Multiple national polls have been compiled for decades including the FAB 50, which is now the longest running weekly national rankings in the country.View More History of HS Rankings: The FAB 50 Story
It’s pretty obvious who the nation’s No. 1 team is, but the latest edition of the FAB 50 National Team Rankings was still the toughest set of results to compile, and make sense of, in many years. When the dust settled, we came up with a pecking order we’re comfortable with, including 11 newcomers!View More NEW FAB 50 Rankings: MAJOR Shakeup For 2020!
There’s a new No. 1 in the latest FAB 50 National Team Rankings, as Montverde Academy (Montverde, Fla.) takes over the top spot after IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) falls to Paul VI (Fairfax, Va.). Knocking off the No. 1 team was not even the most incredible performance by the Panthers recently, as they needed SEVEN overtimes to remain unbeaten heading into the holiday tournament season!View More NEW FAB 50 Rankings: NEW No. 1 & 11 Newcomers!