New plans for summer basketball, AAU, and recruiting

There is a ton of talk about the new rules in place for 2019. It will have a ripple effect on AAU club teams and most importantly on elite, still mid-level AAU teams. Here are a couple of the best must-read articles about the changes.

SBNation – The NCAA wants to control college basketball recruiting.

SBNation – 4 takeaways from the NCAA basketball rule changes

  • Undrafted college players can return to school … if they were invited to the combine
  • The NCAA is allowing “elite” high school players and any college player to be represented by an agent
  • The NCAA no longer has to do its own investigating into rule breakers
  • Grassroots basketball will have less influence
  • …There is a lot still to be figured out