Some of the current big names in the NBA once played in the Jordan Brand Classic, and today the East and West rosters were announced.
On April 14th 2012, ESPN will broadcast the Jordan Brand Classic which is taking place at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte.
Some of the high schooler’s that made the cut are in ESPNUs 100 players, like number 1 Shabazz Muhammad, No. 2 Isaiah Austin, No. 3 Kyle Anderson and No. 4 Kaleb Tarczewski.
The event will also have a regional game with top players from North Carolina compete in a East vs. West battle and a International game showcasing the best players from around the globe.
First game (International) starts at 2:30 PM, Regional at 4:30 PM and All-American at 7:00 PM.
The tripleheader will begin with the International Game at 2:30 PM followed by the Regional Game at 4:30 PM, and the All-American Game at 7:00 PM. The International and regional rosters will be announced at a later date.
For the full East and West roster, check below.
East 2012 Jordan Brand Classic Roster
Kyle Anderson: PF, St. Anthony H.S. (Jersey City, NJ)
Kris Dunn: PG, New London H.S. (New London, CT)
Jerami Grant: WF, DeMatha Catholic H.S. (Hyattsville, MD)
Gary Harris: WG, Hamilton Southeastern H.S. (Fishers, IN)
Brice Johnson: PF, Edisto H.S. (Cordova, SC)
Ricardo Ledo: WG, South Kent School (South Kent, CT)
Tony Parker: C, Miller Grove H.S. (Lithonia, GA)
Rodney Purvis: PG, Upper Room Christian Academy (Raleigh, NC) N.C. State
Kaleb Tarczweski: C, St. Mark’s School (Southborough, MA)
J.P. Tokoto: WF, Menomonee Falls H.S. (Milwaukee, WI)
West 2012 Jordan Brand Classic Roster
Brandon Ashley: PF, Findlay Prep (Henderson, NV)
Isaiah Austin: C, Grace Prep (Arlington, TX)
Anthony Bennett: PF, Findlay Prep (Henderson, NV)
Archie Goodwin: WG, Sylvan Hills H.S. (Little Rock, AR)
Danuel House: WF, Hightower H.S. (Houston, TX)
Grant Jerrett: WF, La Verne Lutheran H.S. (La Verne, CA)
Shabazz Muhammad: WF, Bishop Gorman H.S. (Las Vegas, NV)
Marcus Paige: PG, Linn-Mar H.S. (Marion, IA)
Alex Poythress: WF, Northeast H.S. (Clarksville, TN)
Rasheed Sulaimon: WG, Strake Jesuit College Prep (Houston, TX)