Six-foot-9 forward/center Edrice Adebayo (High Point Christian H.S./High Point, N.C.) is one of five players on the 2016 USA Junior National Select Team that first took part with USA Basketball at the 2012 USA Men’s Junior National Team October minicamp and one of three players headed to the University of Kentucky next season.
Six-foot-10 forward/center Jarrett Allen (Saint Stephen’s Episcopal H.S./Austin, Texas) and eight of his 2016 USA teammates took part in the most recent USA Men’s Junior National Team minicamp this past fall on Oct. 3-4.
Six-foot-10 forward/center Marques Bolden (De Soto H.S./Dallas, Texas) is one of three players on the team who remain uncommitted to a college or university for 2016-17.
Six-foot-6 guard Terrance Ferguson (Advanced Prep International/Dallas, Texas) is one of four, three-time USA Basketball gold medalist on the USA Nike Hoop Summit Team, having won gold at the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship, 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship and 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship.
Six-foot-3 guard De’Aaron Fox (Cypress Lakes H.S./Katy, Texas) is another Kentucky-bound U.S. team member with three previous USA Basketball training camps under his belt.
Six-foot-3 guard Markelle Fultz (DeMatha Catholic H.S./Upper Marlboro, Md.) has signed with the University of Washington for the 2016-17 NCAA season.
Six-foot-9 forward/center Wenyen Gabriel (Wilbraham and Monson/Manchester, N.H.) is one of three players on the USA Nike Hoop Summit Team who has signed a National Letter of Intent with the University of Kentucky but the only player who will be taking part in his first USA Basketball experience.
Three-time USA gold medalist Harry Giles (Forest Trail Academy/Winston-Salem, N.C.), who is injured and unable to play, will attend the Nike Hoop Summit as an honorary USA team captain.
Six-foot-9 forward Jonathan Isaac (IMG Academy/Naples, Fla.) has signed a National Letter of Intent with Florida State University.
One of four, three-time gold medalists on the USA Nike Hoop Summit Team, Josh Jackson (Prolific Prep Academy/Southfield, Mich.) is 19-0 in major international competitions.
Six-foot-6 forward Joshua Langford (Madison Academy/Huntsville, Ala.) was his state’s Gatorade Player of the Year as a freshman in 2012-13 and as a junior in 2014-15.
Six-foot guard Payton Pritchard (West Linn H.S./West Linn, Ore.), who will be playing near to his hometown in the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit, was a U.S. team member at the 2015 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championship for Men and the tournament’s fourth-leading scorer.
The fourth three-time USA Basketball gold medalist is 6-foot-7 forward Jayson Tatum (Chaminade College Prep/St. Louis, Mo.) – a 2015 and 2014 Gatorade State Player of the Year in Missouri who has signed a National Letter of Intent with Duke University.
The USA will be led by L.J. Goolsby (KC Run GMC, Kan.), an assistant coach for the 2015 USA Nike Hoop Summit Team and a gold-medalist USA assistant coach at the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship and 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship.
The USA’s assistant coach will be Eric Flannery (St. Edward H.S., Ohio), who was the USA’s head coach in the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit a gold-medal winning USA assistant coach at the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship and 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship.
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