Colorado Springs, Colo. (WSYR-TV) – Syracuse University men’s basketball player Jerami Grant is one of 12 athletes selected to the USA Basketball Under 19 World Championship Team.
Grant is one of eight players from USA’s gold-medalist U18 Championship team.
University of Florida coach Billy Donovan has led both the U18 and the U19 teams.
The 2013 FIBA U19 World Championship will be held June 24 through July 6 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Joining Grant are:
- Michael Frazier (University of Florida/Tampa, Fla.)
- Aaron Gordon (Archbishop Mitty H.S./San Jose, Calif.)
- Montrezl Harrell (University of Louisville/Tarboro, N.C.)
- Jahlil Okafor (Whitney Young H.S./Chicago, Ill.)
- Elfrid Payton (University of Louisiana at Lafayette/Gretna, La.)
- Marcus Smart (Oklahoma State University/Flower Mound, Texas)
- Jarnell Stokes (University of Tennessee/Memphis, Tenn.)
- Rasheed Sulaimon (Duke University/Houston, Texas)
- Mike Tobey (University of Virginia/Monroe, N.Y.)
- Nigel Williams-Goss (Findlay Prep/Happy Valley, Ore.)