The USA Junior National Select held its first two practices on April 11. The team will have a total of four practices and one shoot around before it takes on the World Select Team in the Nike Hoop Summit on April 13.
2018 will mark the third time Mike Jones has served as head coach of the USA Junior National Select Team for the Nike Hoop Summit. He also was the USA head coach in 2013 and 2014.
Cam Reddish suited up for USA Basketball at the 2017 FIBA U19 World Cup, alongside 2018 USA Nike Hoop Summit teammates Louis King and Romeo Langford.
Tyler Herro is a 6-foot-4 guard from Whitnall High School in Greenfield, Wisconsin, who has signed with the University of Kentucky, where USA Nike Hoop Summit teammate Keldon Johnson also committed.
Six-foot-9 forward Darius Bazley declared his intention to play in the NBA G League in 2018-19.
David McCormack is one of two players on the USA Nike Hoop Summit team who are taking part in their first USA Basketball experience. Cole Swider is the other rookie.
Bol Bol is a 7-foot-2 center who is playing on his first 12-member USA Basketball national team after just missing the cut as a finalist for the 2017 USA U19 World Cup Team.
Six-foot-2 guard Tre Jones signed a National Letter of Intent with Duke University, where USA Nike Hoop Summit teammates Cameron Reddish and Zion Williamson also have committed, as well as World Team member R.J. Barrett.
Six-foot-10 forward Jordan Brown is one of two USA players who remain undecided about college.
After six-foot-2 guard Darius Garland helped lead Brentwood Academy (Tenn.) to four-straight Division II-AA state titles during his four-year prep career, Brentwood named March 9 as "Darius Garland Day."
Quentin Grimes, a 6-foot-4 guard from The Woodlands, Texas, has signed a National Letter of Intent with the University of Kansas, where he will be joined by USA Nike Hoop Summit teammate David McCormack.
2018 USA assistant coach Herman Harried previously led the USA Nike Hoop Summit Team to a win in 2006.
The USA is 14-6 all time against the World Select Team in the Nike Hoop Summit.
Day One of Practice for the USA Nike Hoop Summit Team
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