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The Ballers of Tomorrow – Nike Hoop Summit 2012

Every year the top basketball prospects of tomorrow meet in Oregon for the Nike Hoop Summit. This game has seen some big names in years past from the likes of Kevin Garnett, Dirk Nowitki, Derrick Rose, Kevin Durant and many more. The showcase features the USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Select Team, made up of the 10 most elite high school seniors in the country versus the World Select Team, made up of top players 19-years-old or younger from all over the world.

This year marks the 15th anniversary of the game which will be held at the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon. The roster for the USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Select Team is below:

PLAYER

POS

HT.

WT.

DOB

High School/Hometown

College Choice

Kyle Anderson G/F 6-8 225 09-20-1993 St. Anthony H.S. / North Bergen N.J. UCLA
Archie Goodwin (player profile) G/F 6-5 181 08-17-1994 Sylvan Hills H.S. / Little Rock, AR Kentucky
Gary Harris G 6-6 208 09-14-1994 Southeastern H.S. / Hamilton Fishers, IN Michigan State
Mitch McGary C 6-10 265 06-06-1992 Brewster Academy / Porter, IN Michigan
Shabazz Muhammad G/F 6-6 215 11-13-1993 Bishop Gorman / Las Vegas, NV Undecided
Nerlens Noel (player profile) F/C 6-11 205 04-10-1994 The Tilton School (NH) / Everett, MA Undecided
Marcus Paige G 6-1 165 09-11-1993 Linn-Mar H.S. / Marion, IA North Carolina
Tony Parker C 6-8 270 09-18-1993 Miller Grove H.S. / Lithonia, GA Undecided
Rasheed Sulaimon G 6-3 180 03-09-1994 Strake Jesuit College Prep / Houston, TX Duke
Kaleb Tarczewski C 7-0 220 02-26-1993 St. Mark’s School (MA) / Claremont, NH Arizona

Shabazz Muhammed is the top prospect this year, ranking No. 1 on Rivals.com with Kyle Anderson and Mitch McGary following at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively.

The head coach for the  USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Select Team is Kevin Boyle of Montverde Academy (FL) and assistant coach Mike Jones from DeMatha Catholic (MD) will be joining him on the sidelines.

The game will be aired nationally on Fox Sports Net at 7 p.m. ET on April 7th.

 

via Nike Hoop Summit

 

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