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USA Basketball Releases Twenty-Eight Player U19 Training Camp Roster

HAMIDOU DIALLO USA BASKETBALL U19 Photo | Jon Lopez | Nike

Seven USA Basketball Gold medalist highlight a list of twenty-eight players who accepted an invite to the USA U19 Training Camp. The camp will be held between June 18-25 at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

“We’re excited about the players who have accepted our invitation to attend the USA Men’s U19 training camp,” said Purdue University head coach Matt Painter, chair of the selection committee. “We have an outstanding group of players, some of whom have prior USA Basketball experience, some with outstanding collegiate experience and some of the best high school players in America. It will be very competitive in tryouts to make the 12-person U19 team.”

For the first time, University of Kentucky Hall of Fame coach John Calipari will lead this years team. He will be assisted by University of Colorado head coach Tad Boyle and Wake Forest head coach Danny Manning.

USA BASKETBALL U19 TRAINING CAMP ROSTER:

  • Desmond Bane (TCU/Richmond, Ind.)
  • Bol Bol (Mater Dei H.S./Santa Ana, Calif.)
  • Marques Bolden (Duke/DeSoto, Texas)
  • Chaundee Brown (First Academy/Orlando, Fla.)
  • Devon Daniels (NC State/Battle Creek, Mich.)
  • Hamidou Diallo (University of Kentucky/Queens, NY)
  • Carsen Edwards (Purdue/Atascocita, Texas)
  • Malachi Flynn (Washington State/Tacoma, Wash.)
  • Kevin Huerter (Maryland/Clifton Park, N.Y.)
  • Louis King (Hudson Catholic H.S./Columbus, N.J.)
  • Kevin Knox II (Tampa Catholic H.S./Tampa, Fla.)
  • Romeo Langford (New Albany H.S./New Albany, Ind.)
  • Brandon McCoy (Cathedral Catholic H.S/San Diego, Calif.)
  • De’Anthony Melton (Southern California/North Hollywood, Calif.)
  • Charlie Moore (Kansas/Chicago, Ill.)
  • Chuma Okeke (Westlake H.S./Atlanta, Ga.)
  • Josh Okogie (Georgia Tech/Snellville, Ga.)
  • Shamorie Ponds (St. John’s/Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Payton Pritchard (Oregon/West Linn, Ore.)
  • Immanuel Quickly (John Carroll School/Bel Air, Md.)
  • Cameron Reddish (Westtown School/Norristown, Pa.)
  • Mitchell Robinson (Chalmette H.S./New Orleans, La.)
  • Quinton Rose (Temple/Rochester, N.Y.)
  • Jeremiah Tilmon II (La Lumiere H.S., Ind./East Saint Louis, Ill.)
  • PJ Washington (Findlay Prep/Las Vegas, Nev.)
  • Austin Wiley (Auburn/Hoover, Ala.)
  • Kris Wilkes (North Central H.S./Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Trae Young (Norman North H.S./Norman, Okla.)

The 2017 USA Men’s U19 World Cup Team training camp is set to get underway at 5 p.m. (all times local, MDT) on June 18. Following two practice sessions on June 19, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and 4:30-7 p.m., and a morning session on June 20. Finalist are expected to be announced June 20.

The selected finalists will remain in Colorado Springs and will train twice a day through June 25. The 12-member team that will compete in the 2017 FIBA U19 World Cup for Men is expected to be announced June 22.

 

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