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Sandy Creek's Jabari Smith named Gatorade Georgia Boys Basketball Player of the Year

ATLANTA (CBS46) — Jabari Smith, a senior at Sandy Creek High School, has been named the 2020-21 Gatorade Georgia Boys Basketball Player of the Year. Parker, who has committed to play college basketball at Auburn University, has also been named one of three finalists for the prestigious Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the Year award, which will be announced later this month.
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Auburn basketball: Jabari Smith wants you to lay off LeBron James

5-star 2021 Auburn basketball recruit Jabari Smith is soon to feel more scrutiny than ever before. This season on the Plains is perhaps the most important season in history after qualification for the 2021 postseason was ripped from Bruce Pearl before the season even started and the 2020 NCAA Tournament was canceled altogether. Perhaps that’s […]
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OKC Thunder: B/R planning ahead, drafts Jabari Smith in 2022 mock

In a “way-too-soon” 2022 NBA Mock Draft, Bleacher Report has Jabari Smith heading to the OKC Thunder. The OKC Thunder are a team building for the future. After five straight seasons seeing playoff action, and a total of 10 throughout their 13-year existence, Sam Presti and co. have called it quits on contention and, instead, have this team b-lining its way to a full-fledged rebuild.
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Auburn basketball: Looking at 5-star commit Jabari Smith’s accolades

Jabari Smith, a five-star power forward out of Tyrone, GA, is the highest-ranked recruit in Auburn basketball history, but you don’t have to take my word for it. The high school senior’s list of accolades continues to grow as he gets closer to beginning his career on the Plains, and today we’re looking at just a few of Smith’s honors.
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Auburn five-star signee Jabari Smith impresses in state championship game

Auburn five-star power forward signee Jabari Smith has turned heads throughout his high school career, which reached its final game Friday in Georgia’s Class AAA state championship game against Cross Creek. Although Smith’s Sandy Creek Patriots came up short of a title, his performance in his final game before offered...
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Auburn signee Jabari Smith tabbed Naismith First Team All-American

ATLANTA – Auburn men's basketball signee Jabari Smith has been chosen as a Naismith First Team All-American, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced. Smith, a consensus top-5 player is one of just five players in the country selected to the first team. Smith is averaging 23.4 points, 9.5 rebounds, 3.2 assists,...
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Sandy Creek hoops star Jabari Smith named a McDonald’s All-American

For Sandy Creek High’s hoop star Jabari Smith, the accolades keep piling up with the announcement he is a McDonald’s All-American, one of the most prestigious honors bestowed upon high school basketball players. Standing 6’9” and 205 pounds, Smith towers over the competition as a well-rounded talent averaging 23.4 points,...
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Jabari Smith named 4th McDonald's All-American in Auburn history

Jabari Smith is already coming to Auburn next season as the highest-rated signee in program history. Now he's added another monstrous accolade to the list. Smith, a five-star power forward and the No. 5 overall prospect in the 2021 class, was named a McDonald's All-American on Tuesday afternoon. Although the organization won't be holding its All-American game this year due to COVID-19, the honor is still one of, if not the biggest a high-school player can receive, as Smith joins an elite fraternity of players, many of whom have gone on to become college basketball standouts, NBA All-Stars and hall-of-famers.
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Auburn signee Jabari Smith makes McDonald’s All-America team

Auburn had two McDonald’s All-Americans in program history prior to Bruce Pearl’s arrival on the Plains. Now, the Tiger have their second in as many years. Five-star Auburn signee Jabari Smith was named to this year’s McDonald’s All-America team on Tuesday. The 6-foot-10 power forward was the only McDonald’s All-American from Georgia, and his selection comes a year after five-star point guard Sharife Cooper earned that same All-America recognition.