Five observations: Adidas Gauntlet Finale

Frank Jackson could make a move up the rankings when the order is next established. Courtesy of Adidas

ATLANTA -- The Adidas Uprising Gauntlet Finale is an elite grassroots tournament that brings together the top eight ranked teams from the Adidas Gauntlet events that were held in Dallas and Indianapolis, in addition to eight play-in teams. The teams are bracketed based on their Gauntlet win-loss record and will compete for a championship. Led by power wing Rawle Alkins, the New York RENS captured the 17U title over the Atlanta Celtics. Let's take a look at the five biggest takeaways from the event: