Started and tallied seven points and seven rebounds in the 2017 Nike Hoop Summit.
Named to 2017 USA Junior National Select Team that will play in the 20th annual Nike Hoop Summit on Feb. 28, 2017.
Earned gold medals with USA Basketball at the 2015 FIBA Americas U16 Championship and 2016 FIBA U17 World Championship.
Named to 2016 FIBA U17 World Championship All-Tournament Team in Zaragoza, Spain, after starting all seven games, averaging 10.1 ppg. and a team-best 7.4 rpg.; tallied 11 points and eight rebounds in gold medal win over Turkey.
Member of the 2015 USA U16 National Team that captured the gold medal with a perfect 5-0 record at the 2015 FIBA Americas U16 Championship in Bahia Blanca, Argentina, starting all five games and averaging 13.6 ppg., 8.8 rpg. and 1.8 spg.
His 44 rebounds ranks fifth among all-time USA U16 tournament leaders, and his 21 points versus Brazil is tied at No. 10 among the USA U16 all-time single-game leaders.
Participated in the 2016, 2015 and 2014 USA Men’s Junior National Team October minicamps.
Signed National Letter of Intent to attend and play for Duke University on Nov. 23, 2016.
High School Notes
Ranked as the No. 3 overall prospect in the 2017 ESPN 100 recruiting rankings.
Attends Pace Academy (Ga.), where he led the Knights to a 26-8 record and 2017 Georgia Class 3A state championship on March 9; averaged 22.7 points, 15.5 rebounds and 5.8 blocks; steered Pace with a game-high 20 points and 17 rebounds in state title game.
Led Pace Academy to the 2016 Georgia Class AA state title with 30 points and 20 rebounds in the state final; averaged 21.6 ppg., 13.6 rpg. and 5.5 bpg. in 2015-16.
Helped Pace to a 27-3 record in 2014-15, the Georgia 6AA Region title and the Georgia state tournament quarterfinals as a sophomore; started all 30 games and averaged 21.3 ppg., 12.3 rpg. and 4.1 bpg.
Competes in the summer for Team CP3 (N.C.) in the EYBL.
Named to All-EYBL second team after averaging 16.8 ppg. and 10.2 rpg.
Scored a season-high 30 points and grabbed 16 rebounds against California Supreme on May 28, 2016.
High School Honors
2017 Morgan Wootten National Player of the Year.
2017 McDonald’s All-American; scored 10 points with five rebounds and three assists.
2017 Georgia Gatorade Player of the Year.
2017 USA Today All-USA Boys Basketball second team.
2017 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Basketball Player of the Year.
2017 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Class 3A Player of the Year, first team.
2017 Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-Metro City Player of the Year, first team.
2016 USA Today All-USA Georgia first team.
2016 MaxPreps All-American honorable mention.
2016 MaxPreps Junior All-American first team.
2016 Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-State Class 2A first team.
2015 Georgia Region 6AA Player of the Year.
2015 Atlanta Tipoff Club All-Metro Atlanta second team.
2015, 2016 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Atlanta/South Fulton Player of the Year and All-Alanta/South Fulton first team.
Son of Kylia Carter and Wendell Carter Sr.
Earned his school’s Lance and Shield Award as a scholar athlete and boasts a 3.8 GPA.
Father played basketball at Pearl River Community College (Miss.) and professionally in the Dominican Republic; mother played basketball for four years and graduated from the University of Mississippi.
Grandfather, Freddie Copeland, is retired from the U.S. Army.
Started playing basketball when he was 5.
Favorite USA National Team athlete: Anthony Davis.
Plans on majoring in: mathematics, economics and/or finance.
Favorite Twitter account: LeBron James (@KingJames).
Favorite superhero: The Incredible Hulk.
Top five movies of all time: “Jurassic Park,” “Madea Family Reunion,” “Kingsman: The Secret Service,” “Now You See Me” and “Project Almanac.”
Favorite non-sports websites: Footlocker.com and Nike.com.
Favorite sports website: ESPN.com.
Must-have pregame meal or snack: pasta, protein bars and water.
Favorite app: Instagram.
Favorite sport other than basketball: football.
Favorite class: math.
Favorite basketball player of all time: Michael Jordan.
Favorite basketball team: Cleveland Cavaliers.
Favorite Olympian: Kevin Durant.
Best player ever faced: Harry Giles.
Would compare his game to: Anthony Davis.
Wears No. 34 because: his dad wore that number.
Away from the court, enjoys: hanging out with friends and going to football games.
Shoe size: 19
Most people don’t know: he likes going to church, likes sneakers, has a high GPA, likes being challenged and likes working out.
Has traveled outside the United States to: Mexico in 2012 and to Argentina for the 2015 FIBA Americas U16 Championship.