About Us

Pioneers of the Early Exposure Game

3C911BD1-B5DF-4B40-B51E-F4EDBE59AA4EMSE has promoted youth basketball players on our well-known website since 2006 and organized national showcase events inasmuch as 2011.

As the most experienced and competitive website, our services entail in-depth player/team write-ups, social media shoutouts, highlight video production, merchandise, books, camps, tournaments and exclusive recruiting insight.

Read about MSE in this TIME’s story.

Media Coverage

FC4A8A42-4450-4A22-8CC3-419ADAA2A088What major media outlets have covered MSE?

ESPN, TIME, WSJ, NY Times, Yahoo, Chicago Tribune, Bloomberg News, Washington Post, CBS Sports, NY Daily News, Bleacher Report, ABC, NBC, CBS, CNBC, FOX News, Miami Herald, Dead Spin, Max Prep, Zags Blog, Ohio Observer and many more.

MSE Basketball Camps

Middle School Elite Maryland Mania Basketball CampWe’ve hosted MSE National Basketball Camps in thirteen major states from 2011 to 2018:




North Carolina







New York



“I’m still impacted by the first camp at Fordham U. Those kids were impressive. My godson Miguel was with me. He enjoyed it. He ended up playing football at Columbia High in Maplewood NJ. He joined the Army Reserves. Now he’s a cop in S. Orange.” — Mitch

New York Daily News recap

The 2011 MSE NYC Camp at Fordam University had two or more campers from 46 states, as well as the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Canada.

MSE Alumni

37D54045-1ED4-4742-837E-1FB23CC591D5Below are some noteworthy players who’ve attended the MSE Camp and/or we’ve been first to promote via cyberspace. 

Kyree Walker (ESPN 5-Star)), Kennedy Chandler (ESPN 5-Star), Isaiah Whitehead (NBA) Marvin BagleyAlonzo Trier (NBA), Wendell Moore (Duke), 2025 no.1 Jerry Easter (OH), 2024 no. 1 James Evans (KS), and Zion Harmon (ESPN 5-Star). 

Click here to view full list (thousands of athletes)

National Player Rankings

“Hello Jerry, just clearing my desk of some stories and now I have some time to dig in here. I am interested in spending some time with you to see how you do what you do. I can envision a story about you as the “godfather” of middle school (and younger) scouting, an industry you pioneered and one that has blown up. What do you think?” 

The MSE Book

26541803-D7EC-40FE-B050-57941E0D11B5In 2019, MSE released its first bestselling book entitled ‘The Middle School Elite Book’, a compilation of content published on our website between 2010 and 2018.

Millionaire Basketball Babies will release in 2020.

To purchase a copy, please e-mail MSE@Middleschoolelite.com

MSE National Basketball Team

MSE Super Friends, formerly knowns as MSE National Select, swept the land 2017 through ‘19. 

Buckeyes Prep Blog


Jerry Easter Middle School Elite

Need we say more?