Saturday, April 5, 2014

Players announced for Jordan Brand Classic

Future Duke teammates Jahlil Okafor, the No. 1 player in the ESPN 100, and Tyus Jones, the No. 4 overall player, highlight the 2014 Jordan Brand All-American Game rosters, which were announced Monday.
Okafor and Jones will represent the East, while the West team has the other three top-five players in the ESPN 100: No. 2 overall Myles Turner, No. 3 Cliff Alexander and No. 5 Emmanuel Mudiay.
Turner is the top uncommitted player in the country. Alexander signed with Kansas during the early signing period; Mudiay signed with SMU.
Okafor and Jones will be joined by future teammate Grayson Allen and rivals Joel Berry and Justin Jackson, who signed with North Carolina. Duke and Kentucky, the top two teams in the ESPN RecruitingNation class rankings, each have four future enrollees represented on the Jordan Brand Classic rosters.
The Jordan Brand All-American Game will take place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on April 18. In 2013, the event was headlined by Jabari Parker and Julius Randle, who shared co-MVP honors.
The rosters for both teams:
Grayson Allen, SG, 6-foot-4, Providence Christian School (Riverview, Fla.), signed with Duke
Joel Berry, PG, 6-1, Lake Highland Prep (Orlando, Fla.), signed with North Carolina
James Blackmon, Jr., SG, 6-3, Marion H.S. (Marion, Ind.), signed with Indiana
Justin Jackson, WG, 6-7, Homeschool Christian Youth Association (Spring, Texas), signed with North Carolina
Tyus Jones, PG, 6-1, Apple Valley Senior H.S.. (Apple Valley, Minn.), signed with Duke
Trey Lyles, PF, 6-9, Arsenal Technical H.S. (Indianapolis), signed with Kentucky
Jahlil Okafor, C, 6-11, Whitney Young Magnet H.S. (Chicago), signed with Duke
Kelly Oubre, WF, 6-7, Findlay Prep (Henderson, Nev.), signed with Kansas
L.J. Peak, SG, 6-4, Gaffney Senior H.S. (Gaffney, S.C.), signed with Georgetown
Karl Towns, C, 6-11, St. Joseph H.S. (Metuchen, N.J.), signed with Kentucky
Reid Travis, PF, 6-7, De La Salle H.S. (Minneapolis), signed with Stanford
Rashad Vaughn, SG, 6-5, Findlay Prep (Henderson, Nev.), signed with UNLV
Isaiah Whitehead, SG, 6-4, Abraham Lincoln H.S. (Brooklyn, N.Y.), signed with Seton Hall
Shaqquan Aaron, WG, 6-7, Rainier Beach H.S. (Seattle), signed with Louisville
Cliff Alexander, C, 6-9, Curie Metropolitan H.S. (Chicago), signed with Kansas
Devin Booker, SG, 6-5, Moss Point H.S. (Moss Point, Miss.), signed with Kentucky
Kameron Chatman, WG, 6-7, Columbia Christian School (Portland, Ore.), signed with Michigan
Daniel Hamilton, WG, 6-7, St. John Bosco H.S. (Bellflower, Calif.), signed with Connecticut
Stanley Johnson, WG, 6-6, Mater Dei H.S. (Santa Ana, Calif.), signed with Arizona
Chris McCullough, PF, 6-9, IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.), signed with Syracuse
Emmanuel Mudiay, PG, 6-4, Prime Prep (Dallas), signed with SMU
Theo Pinson, WG, 6-6, Wesleyan Christian Academy (High Point, N.C.), signed with North Carolina
D'Angelo Russell, SG, 6-4, Montverde Academy (Montverde, Fla.), signed with Ohio State
Myles Turner, C, 7-0, Trinity H.S. (Euless, Texas), undecided
Tyler Ulis, PG, 5-9, Marian Catholic H.S. (Chicago Heights), signed with Kentucky
Justise Winslow, WF, 6-6, St. John's School (Houston), signed with Duke

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