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Great in '08

The scoop on the most promising players in next year's class

THE SELLING POINTS of the top juniors, as ranked by SI's recruiting source,

Greg Monroe, F, 6'10", 226, Helen Cox (Harvey, La.) Impressive ball handling, passing and mid-range shooting complement the post game for Monroe (left).

Jrue Holiday, G, 6'4", 200, Campbell Hall (North Hollywood, Calif.) Likened to Gilbert Arenas, he averages 22.9 points, 8.9 rebounds, and 6.8 assists.

B.J. Mullens, C, 7'1", 265, Canal Winchester (Ohio) The athletic 7-footer, committed to Ohio State, averages 26.7 points and 14.5 rebounds.

Tyreke Evans, G, 6'5", 207, American Christian (Aston, Pa.) Known for his silky moves, he can play either guard position and is averaging 26 points, 8.5 assists, 7.5 rebounds and 4 steals.

Delvon Roe, F, 6'8", 215, St. Edward (Lakewood, Ohio) The physical southpaw and deft shooter led the Eagles to an undefeated regular season.