Scouting college stars at LeBron camp
August, 21, 2012
By Fran Fraschilla | ESPN Insider
Ray Carlin/Icon SMINorth Texas' Tony Mitchell impressed in front of NBA scouts at the LeBron james Skills Academy.The Nike LeBron James Skills Academy takes place the week after the NBA draft every July. And although it's mainly known for hosting 80 of the top high school players in the country, it is also the first look for NBA teams at some of the top college players in the country.
The July 2011 camp was a coming-out party for Kansas' Thomas Robinson, and it was the first look at Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist against college competition for scouts.