There are still many players who think that they do not need education to become a professional Basketball player. If you think that school is not for you, you will not go far. Your brain is the most powerful organ in your body, make yourself think that you like school. When your in high school you can pick the classes that interest you, this will help with your interest in school. 

When picking courses in high school you must remember to pick academic courses as that is the only way a university will want you. 

There are many books that can help you, use them and you will have the upper hand over other Basketball players. NCAA universities look at players with good grades over players with poor grades.