Who's living up to the hype on the AAU circuit?

Simisola Shittu, pictured here playing for Burlington Academy in April, has shown an efficient game. Cole Burston for The Undefeated

With the spring evaluation period over in the world of college basketball recruiting and every major AAU league about halfway through the season, it's a good time to take a look at each circuit's best performers from an advanced statistics perspective.

Some of those below are among the nation's most hyped players in the 2018 class, while others are just beginning to emerge. Let's take a look at three of the top performers in each major AAU league from a statistical perspective and dive into what has made them stand out.

(We limited our study in the Under Armour and Adidas circuits to those who played at least 100 minutes, and in the Nike circuit to those who played 200 minutes.)