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Mudiay & Okafor atop 2014 rankings

Dynamic guard Emmanuel Mudiay takes over the top spot in the expanded 2014 basketball rankings. Right behind him is the top post player in the class Jahlil Okafor.

Emmanuel Mudiay has the total package.

2014 Rankings

Mudiay has everything a coach could look for in a guard. He is a point guard with size at 6-4, 180-pounds, who gets to the basket and finishes an also has great court vision. He can also stroke it from behind the arc. Defensively, he can guard any perimeter position and he is a top notch rebounder.

In short, Mudiay is a combination of 2013 elite guards Andrew Harrison and Aaron Harrison.

Okafor, the No. 2 ranked prospect, has been a dominate inside force this year. He is playing with more explosiveness and has advanced foot work in the post. Defensively, he is a large presence in the paint.

Behind Okafor is the best frontline athlete in the class Chris McCullough. If McCullough were to raise his skill level, he could be the best out of this 2014 bunch.

At No. 4 is the heady and talented point guard Tyus Jones, followed by Kevon Looney, Rashad Vaughn, Justise Winslow, Trey Lyles, Daniel Hamilton and Theo Pinson to round out the top 10.

BYU commitment T.J. Haws moved up to No. 34. While Paul White found a spot in the top 50 at No. 48.

Point guard Justin Coleman jumped into the rankings at No. 35, and versatile wing man Victor Law landed at No. 54.

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