Friday, April 20, 2012
Dunn, Layman invited to USA U18 camp
By Brendan Hall
New London (Conn.) point guard Kris Dunn and King Philip forward Jake Layman were among the 24 players who have accepted invitations to the 2012 USA Basketball Men’s U18 National Team Training camp, to take place June 5-12 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Following the first three or four days of training camp, finalists for the team will be selected by the USA Men’s Junior National Team Committee and will continue to train at the USOTC. The official, 12-member 2012 USA Men’s U18 National Team will be selected prior to the team’s departure for the 2012 FIBA Americas U18 Championship, which will be played June 16-20 in Sao SebastiŠo do Paraiso, Brazil. Players eligible for this competition must have been born on or after Jan. 1, 1994.