Originally written on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 8/30/14
At 6-foot-9 and with an incredible wingspan, top-10 2014 prospect Kevon Looney is a matchup nightmare for any team. He seems to fit the role of the modern day combo forward but his skill set is so versatile that it’s tough to pigeonhole him into just one position on the floor. He can shoot and drive like a wing, post up like a traditional four man and defend opposing fives Given Looney’s flexibility, it’s fitting that his Milwaukee Runnin’ Rebels coach doesn’t believe in strict positions for his squad. “Our team has a lot of freedom. Really, there’s no position,” Shelby Parrish, the coach of the Runnin’ Rebels, said after his team’s game on Saturday. “There’s a lot of motion stuff. Defensively, [Looney] guards the biggest person if we’re playing man.” It’s the perfect system for a player with the combination of size and skill that Looney possesses, although that freedom sometimes allows Looney’s teammates to hog the halfcourt offensive opportunities. The talented swingman is le
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