Starling Added to 2022 USA Nike Hoop Summit Team
JJ Starling Added to 2022 USA Nike Hoop Summit Team
USA Basketball announced today that guard Jonathan “JJ” Starling has been added to the 2022 USA Nike Hoop Summit Team.
Starling attends La Lumiere School (LaPorte, Ind.) and has committed to playing collegiately at Notre Dame. Starling previously participated in the 2019 USA Junior National Team April minicamp.
Cason Wallace (Richardson H.S. / Dallas) will no longer participate in the Nike Hoop Summit.
The Nike Hoop Summit will return to Moda Center in Portland, Oregon, at 7 p.m. PT on Friday, April 8. The game, featuring top American high school senior boys facing off against international players 19-and-younger, will be contested for the first time since 2019 following a layoff due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Tickets for the 22nd Nike Hoop Summit are on sale now by visiting Ticketmaster.com.
The 2022 World Select Team is expected to be announced at a later date and will draw players from FIBA Africa, FIBA Americas, FIBA Asia, FIBA Europe and FIBA Oceania, with approved sanction of FIBA, the governing body of international basketball.