Duke Recruits and Commits Take Center Stage at Jordan Brand Classic

Jordan Brand Classic
Jordan Brand Classic

When: Fri. April 14th
Time: 5:30pm EST (girls), 8pm EST (boys)
Where: Brooklyn, NY

Duke commits and recruits take center stage for the 16th annual Jordan Brand Classic. The boy’s game this year includes commits Wendell Carter Jr. and Gary Trent Jr. as well as recruits Mohamed Bamba, Trevon Duval, and Kevin Knox II. The girl’s game includes commit Jade Williams, who also took part in the girls’ McDonald’s All-American Game.

There have been numerous Duke Alumni who have taken part in the event prior to this year. Most notable male Blue Devils include Grayson Allen (’14), Kyrie Irving (’10), Tyus Jones (’14), Jahlil Okafor (’14), Jabari Parker (’13), J.J. Redick (’02), and Jayson Tatum (’16) just to name a few.

Irving, Okafor, and Parker all were named MVPs for their respective teams.