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One year ago, it would have been easy to overlook Ben McLemore's on the basketball court.

The 6-foot-5 phenom, formerly of Wellston (MO) Eskridge High School, had yet to play his junior season of high school basketball – which means he had yet to make the transition from undersized power forward to physically-ideal shooting guard. As has been well documented, that position shift has made all the difference. It allowed Ben McLemore to flourish, to put his freakish athleticism and high... Recommended Stories