Keenan Womack

Keenan Womack

Keenan Womack is a sportswriter native to Dallas, Texas, who has spent the last 12 years in Austin, the home of his alma mater, the University of Texas. Keenan has covered sports for SB Nation, Bleacher Report, Rivals/Orangebloods, a host of his own sites and now, Fan Nation. Focusing on basketball, Keenan was on the beat for the Longhorns hoops team for the last two-and-a-half years before moving on to pursue other opportunities. He is married and lives with his wife close to the Moody Center, so they can continue to catch games together.

Liam McNeely of Montverde Academy drains a three during the championship game of the City of Palms tournament against Long Island Lutheran at Suncoast Credit Union Arena on Saturday, Dec. 23, 2023. Montverde won.
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Liam McNeely Fits Right in With UConn's Winning Culture

The Montverde Academy five-star had a tumultuous recruitment, but landed in the perfect spot to be a high-level contributor.

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Jalil Bethea Looks to Bring Elite Shooting and Perimeter Defense to Miami Hurricanes Basketball in 2024

The unanimous five-star guard in the 2024 high school class will be a dynamic piece for Miami basketball this year.

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Perry forward Koa Peat (10) shoots against Millennium forward Cameron Holmes (3) during the Open State Championship game at Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

Standouts from United States U17 FIBA Matchup with New Zealand

The United States U17 team routed New Zealand, 145-65, behind several huge performances.

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Dec 10, 2022; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Long Island Lutheran guard VJ Edgecombe with the player of the game ball following the game against Wasatch Academy during the HoopHall West basketball tournament at Chaparral High School. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
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Incoming Baylor Freshman VJ Edgecombe Puts on a Show at 2024 Olympic Qualifier Against Poland

The unanimous five-star tore it up against grown men playing for Bahamas.

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Link Academy's Tre Johnson moves the ball downcourt as the Lions took on the Central Bulldogs in The Pit at Central High School on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2023.
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Will Elite Shooting Guard Prospect Tre Johnson Live up to the Hype?

In an exciting 2025 class, Tre Johnson still manages to stand out. What kind of season does he need to have to meet expectations?

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Jun 26, 2024; Brooklyn, NY, USA; DaRon Holmes ll poses for photos with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected in the first round by the Phoenix Suns in the 2024 NBA Draft at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
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Why DaRon Holmes II has Potential to win Rookie of the Year

The Dayton rookie has been put in an absolutely perfect position to excel as a possible floor-spreader for the Denver Nuggets.

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Jun 26, 2024; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Ron Holland II shakes hands with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected in the first round by the Detroit Pistons in the 2024 NBA Draft at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
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Three Most Shocking Picks of the First Round of the 2024 NBA Draft

In a draft that had a lot of question marks, here are three of the most perplexing picks.

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Mar 24, 2024; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Colorado Buffaloes forward Cody Williams (10) looks on during the first half against the Marquette Golden Eagles at Gainbridge FieldHouse. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports
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Four Players that Could be Surprise Top-10 Picks in the 2024 NBA Draft

In this Wild West of an NBA Draft, any number of players could go in the 6-to-10 range. Who are some candidates to shock the field?

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Mar 23, 2024; Omaha, NE, USA; Washington State Cougars forward Isaac Jones (13) gestures during the
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Which Washington State Prospect Has a Better Chance at NBA Success?

Jaylen Wells and Isaac Jones are both considered mid-second-round prospects. Which one of them has a better outlook long-term?

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Mar 31, 2024; Dallas, TX, USA; Duke Blue Devils center Kyle Filipowski (30) reacts in the second half against the North Carolina State Wolfpack in the finals of the South Regional of the 2024 NCAA Tournament at American Airline Center. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
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Why the Cavaliers Should Draft Kyle Filipowski at Pick 20

After a likely trade involving Jarrett Allen goes down, Cleveland should use Pick 20 on Duke floor-spreading big Kyle Filipowski to pair with Evan Mobley.

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Mar 21, 2024; Memphis, TN, USA; Baylor Bears center Yves Missi (21) dunks during practice for the NCAA Tournament First Round at FedExForum. Mandatory Credit: Petre Thomas-USA TODAY Sports
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Why Yves Missi is a Top 10 Prospect in the 2024 NBA Draft

The Baylor center had a very impressive but under-the-radar season in Waco. Here's why he is a legitimate impact player at the next level.

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Mar 23, 2024; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Dayton Flyers forward DaRon Holmes II (15) shoots against Arizona Wildcats guard Jaden Bradley (0) and guard KJ Lewis (5) during the second half in the second round of the 2024 NCAA Tournament at Vivint Smart Home Arena-Delta Center. Mandatory Credit: Rob Gray-USA TODAY Sports
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NBA Draft: Evaluating DaRon Holmes II's Strengths and Weaknesses

Dayton's 6-foot-10 forward is a versatile forward with upside written all over him. So what makes him stand out?

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