The team will first look to capture the gold medal at the inaugural 2009 FIBA Americas U16 Championship June 17-21 in Mendoza, Argentina, and qualify for the 2010 FIBA U17 World Championship.
The invited athletes will train June 6-12 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. The 12-member team that will represent the U.S. this summer will be announced prior to the USA’s June 13 departure for Argentina.
Also included on the 2009-10 USA Basketball Men’s Developmental National Team are: Justin Anderson
(Montrose Christian School, Md. / Montross, Va.); Brad Beal
(Chaminade College Prep H.S. / St. Louis, Mo.); K.C. Caudill
(Brea Olinda H.S. / Brea, Calif.); Angelo Chol
(Herbert Hoover H.S. / San Diego, Calif.); Quinn Cook
(DeMatha H.S. / Bowie, Md.); André Drummond
(Capitol Preparatory Magnet School / Middletown, Conn.); Perry Ellis
(Wichita Heights H.S. / Wichita, Kan.); Brandan Kearney
(Southeastern H.S. / Detroit, Mich.); James McAdoo
(Norfolk Christian H.S. / Norfolk, Va.); Johnny O’Bryant
(Eastside H.S. / Cleveland, Miss.); Tony Parker
(Miller Grove H.S. / Lithonia, Ga.); Norvel Pelle
(Dominguez H.S. / Long Beach, Calif.); Chasson Randle
(Rock Island H.S. / Rock Island, Ill.); L.J. Ro
se (Second Baptist School / Houston, Texas); Mike Shaw
(De La Salle Institute / Chicago, Ill.); Marquis Teague
(Pike H.S. / Indianapolis, Ind.); Adonis Thomas
(Melrose H.S. / Cordova, Tenn.); Kevin Ware
(Rockdale County H.S. / Conyers, Ga.); and Anthony Wroten, Jr.
(Garfield H.S. / Renton, Wash.).