SCNext Top 25: The best high school boys' basketball teams

Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

The Montverde Academy (Florida) boys' basketball team won the Geico Nationals championship in 2021. And the Eagles repeated in 2022.

Led by Dillon Mitchell and Dariq Whitehead, Montverde Academy beat Link Academy (Missouri) 60-49 in the championship game.

Meanwhile, Calvary Christian (Florida) won the first-ever State Champions Invitational, which featured four champions from the National Federation of State High School Associations, defeating Auburn High School (Washington) 71-44 in the finals.

Below is the final ESPN High School Boys' Basketball Top 25 for the 2021-22 season:

1. Montverde Academy (Fla.) 24-4
2. Link Academy (Branson, Mo.) 34-2
3. Duncanville (Texas) 35-1
4. IMG (Bradenton, Fla.) 23-5
5. Sunrise Christian (Bel Aire, Kan.) 25-2
6. Calvary Christian (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) 26-2
7. La Lumiere (La Porte, Ind.) 20-5
8. Roselle (N.J.) Catholic 29-2
9. Oak Hill (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) 33-8
10. AZ Compass Prep (Chandler, Ariz.) 25-5
11. Camden (N.J.) 31-3
12. Richardson (Texas) 33-2
13. North Little Rock (Ark.) 27-3
14. Glenbard West (Glen Ellyn, Ill.) 37-1
15. St. Benedict's (Newark, N.J.) 25-1
16. Prolific Prep (Napa, Calif.) 26-7
17. Centennial (Corona, Calif.) 33-1
18. Sierra Canyon (Chatsworth, Calif.) 26-5
19. Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas) 30-1
20. Combine Academy (Lincolnton, N.C.) 25-5
21. Hillcrest Prep (Phoenix) 31-3
22. Cardinal Hayes (Bronx, N.Y.) 26-3
23. Centerville (Ohio) 29-1
24. Beaumont (Texas) United 36-3
25. St. Paul VI (Chantilly, Va.) 31-5