Hoopmasters Base CaseBy Edward Cone | Posted 2004-05-14 Email Print
Van Coleman is an online aggregator and distributor of statistics on high-school players. You might think of him as a scout.
Hoopmasters Base Case
Headquarters: 402 Sunset Drive, Stanwood, IA 52337
Business: Data capture and analysis service focused on high-school basketball players.
Principals: Van Coleman and Bob Gibbons
Financials: $60,000 in annual subscriptions (estimate).
Challenges: Provide coaches with up-to-date player information during peak recruiting periods; allow scouts posting remotely to update all relevant pages with one click; bring coaches closer to game experience by adding multimedia tools like video of players in action.