PRESS RELEASE; FINAL TEAM ROSTERS, COACHES UNVEILED FOR THE
2016 UNDERCLASSMAN ALL AMERICAN GAME.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN. (Mar. 17, 2016) – The UnderClassman All American Game announced the official rosters for its 1st annual Game featuring some of the top freshmen and sophomore players in the country. The all- star event will take place April 6th at Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis, IN. Full team rosters for National and Select game are available at www.ucallamericangame.com
The 2016 UnderClassman All American team will feature some of the country’s top talent hailing from 13 different states. The East Team includes top freshman big man Charles Bassey (St. Anthony – San Antonio, TX), UNC commit, sophomore point guard Rechon Black (Concord H.S. – North Carolina)), shooting guard Romeo Langford (New Albany – Indiana)), forward Emmitt Williams (IMG – Bradenton, FL) guard Antwaan Jones (Oldsmar Christian, Oldsmar, FL)), Zion Williamson (Spartanburg Christian – South Carolina), small forward Kevin Easley (Lawrence North, Indianapolis, IN), power forward Franklin Agunnane (Denton H.S. – Texas), freshman wing guard Marcedus Leech (Poplar Bluff H.S. – Missouri) and freshman point guard Tyger Campbell (La Lumiere School – La Porte, IN)
The West Team will be led by top 10 power forward Nazreon Reid (Roselle Catholic, NJ), point guard Jamie Lewis (Westlake H.S. – Atlanta, GA), Washington commit, forward Jontay Porter (Father Tolton – Columbia, MO), combo guard Luther Muhammad (Hudson Catholic – Jersey City, NJ), Iowa Commit, shooting guard Joe Wieskamp (Muscatine H.S. – Iowa), Arkansas commit, point guard Justice Hill (Little Rock Christian – Arkansas) small forward Jairus Hamilton (Cannon School – Concord, NC), 7’4” freshman big man Matt Van Komen, freshman power forward James Wiseman (Ensworth – Nashville, TN) and freshman small forward D.J. Jeffries (Olive Branch H.S. – Mississippi)
There will be two games played with the Select game, featuring top players from Indiana and surrounding states, at 6:00pm and the National game at 7:30pm.
Coaching in the National game for the East will be Ray Tolbert, former Indiana University star with the West being coached by former Purdue star, Roy Hairston. In the Select game the East will be coached by former college coach and Fort Wayne native, Scepter Brownlee and the West will be coached by St. Louis Christian Academy head coach, Casey Auremieth
Tickets to the 2016 Underclassman All American Game are $10 at the door, general admission and include free parking. Net proceeds from the Games benefit The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) “Research for a Cure”. NFCR is a leading charity dedicated to funding cancer research and public education relating to cancer prevention, earlier diagnosis, better treatments and, ultimately, cures for cancer. Since 1973, NFCR has provided more than $330 million in direct support of discovery-oriented cancer research NFCR is about Research for a Cure—cures for all types of cancer. For more information, please visit www.NFCR.org.
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