Kostas Antetokounmpo Added To 2016 World Select Team For 19th Annual Nike Hoop Summit
Six-foot-10 forward Kostas Antetokounmpo (Greece) who attends Dominican High School in Wisconsin, today was added to the World Select Team roster for the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit.
The 2016 Nike Hoop Summit will take place at 12 p.m. PDT on Saturday, April 9 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN2, ESPN Deportes and will be available on the WatchESPN app.
The annual game pits the World Select Team, which includes top player from around the world who are 19 years old or younger, against the USA Basketball Junior National Select Team, which is composed of elite American high school senior boys.
Featuring 12 players from 11 different countries, the 2016 World Select Team also includes: Edin Atic (AEK Athens, Greece/Bosnia & Herzegovina), DeAndre Ayton (Hillcrest Academy, Ariz./Bahamas), Udoka Azubuike (Potter’s House Christian Academy, Fla./Nigeria), Isaia Cordinier (Denain ASC Voltaire/France), Andres Feliz (West Oaks Academy, Fla./Dominican Republic), Harry Froling (Australian Institute of Sports/Australia), Justin Jackson (Hill Academy/Canada) and Will McDowell-White (Ignatius Park College/Australia), Wesley “Mogi” Silva (Paulistano/Unimed Sao Paolo/Brazil), Martynas Varnas (Zalgiris Kaunas II/Lithuania) and Ziming Fan (Foshan Long Lions/China).
Tickets for the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit are on sale now. Lower bowl seating starts at just $10, and courtside seats are $35 and $50. Service charges apply. Tickets are available at bit.ly/NHXtix the Rose Quarter Box Office or by calling 800-745-3000.