Basketball: North Little Rock's Smith narrows down choices to top 8, Ware to announce on Monday

A pair of North Little Rock top basketball prospects are narrowing down their college choices.

Forward Kel'el Ware, a 5 Star prospect, announced on Twitter that he would making his commitment known on Monday, Aug. 9.

Ware is considered one of the top prospects in the country. As is new teammate Nick Smith Jr., who announced his top eight choices on Thursday morning.

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Smith said he was considering Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Kansas, Kentucky and Oklahoma for his college choice.

He's also exploring professional options with the National Basketball League and Overtime Elite.