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Thursday / November 23.
  • Jordan Brand Classic Team Announced

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    Here are the rosters for the Jordan Brand Classic to be played April 13 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

    Kentucky has five recruits among the 22 players in the game.

    The Regional Team is TBD.

    East Team

    Name Pos Hgt Wgt High School (School Location) College
    Tyler Ennis PG 6-2 180 St. Benedict’s Prep (Newark, NJ) Syracuse
    Aaron Harrison SG 6-5 205 Travis H.S. (Ft. Bend, TX) Kentucky
    Kasey Hill PG 6-0 170 Montverde Academy (Montverde, FL) Florida
    Kuran Iverson SF 6-8 200 Fishburne Military School (Waynesboro, VA) Memphis
    Rondae Jefferson SF 6-7 215 Chester H.S. (Chester, PA) Arizona
    Kennedy Meeks C 6-9 275 West Charlotte H.S. (Charlotte, NC) North Carolina
    Bobby Portis PF 6-9 225 Hall H.S. (Little Rock, AR) Arkansas
    Julius Randle PF 6-9 225 Prestonwood Christian Academy (Dallas, TX) Undecided
    Wayne Selden SG 6-5 220 The Tilton School (Tilton, NH) Kansas
    Chris Walker C 6-10 195 Holmes County H.S. (Bonifay, FL) Florida
    Andrew Wiggins SF 6-7 205 Huntington Prep (Huntington, WV) Undecided

    West Team

    Name Pos Hgt Wgt High School (School Location) College
    Joel Embiid C 7-0 230 The Rock School (Gainesville, FL) Kansas
    Aaron Gordon PF 6-8 210 Archbishop Mitty H.S. (San Jose, CA) Undecided
    Andrew Harrison PG 6-5 210 Travis H.S. (Ft. Bend, TX) Kentucky
    Dakari Johnson C 6-10 250 Montverde Academy (Montverde, FL) Kentucky
    Matt Jones SG 6-4 180 DeSoto H.S. (Dallas, TX) Duke
    Marcus Lee C 6-9 200 Deer Valley H.S. (Antioch, CA) Kentucky
    Jabari Parker SF 6-8 220 Simeon Career Academy (Chicago, IL) Duke
    Noah Vonleh PF 6-8 220 New Hampton School (New Hampton, NH) Indiana
    Troy Williams SF 6-7 190 Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, VA) Indiana
    Nigel Williams-Gos PG 6-3 180 Findlay Prep (Henderson, NV) Washington
    James Young SF 6-6 210 Rochester H.S. (Rochester, MI) Kentucky
     

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    Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle. A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.