A Super-Sized Recruiting Class

The roster was announced today for next month's McDonald's All American High School Basketball Game, and all three incoming freshmen for Coach Bill Self's squad next season made the list. <br>

McDonald's officially announced their rosters today for the 28th annual McDonald's All American Boys High School Basketball Game, and future Jayhawks Mario Chalmers, Micah Downs and Julian Wright all were selected to participate in the prestigious game.

The game, slated to air on ESPN at 7 p.m. (CT) on March 30, is intended to help raise money for Ronald McDonald House Charities, and features many of the top players from the high school class of 2005.

Jack Keefer will coach the Boys East squad. Keefer is currently the varsity basketball coach at Lawrence North High School in Indianapolis, Indiana. Al Rhodes, basketball coach at Logansport High School in Logansport, Indiana will lead the Boys West squad.

Team Rosters

East Team

Name Position Ht. Wt. College

Danny Green

SG 6-6 205 North Carolina
Greg Paulus PG 6-2 185 Duke
Eric Devendorf PG 6-4 175 Syracuse
Louis Williams SG 6-3 185 Georgia
Gerald Green SF 6-8 200 Oklahoma State
Korvotney Barber PF 6-9 230 Auburn
Andrew Bynum C 7-0 300 Connecticut
Brandon Costner PF 6-9 230 NC State
Richard Hendrix PF 6-9 255 Alabama
Josh McRoberts PF 6-10 235 Duke
Tasmin Mitchell SF 6-8 235 LSU
Eric Boateng C 6-10 240 Duke

West Team

Name Position Ht. Wt. College
Byron Eaton PG 5-11 200 Oklahoma State
Monta Ellis SG 6-4 189 Mississippi State
Amir Johnson C 6-9 215 Louisville
Mario Chalmers PG 6-2 180 Kansas
Luke Zeller PF 6-11 245 Notre Dame
Micah Downs SF 6-8 192 Kansas
Julian Wright SF 6-9 215 Kansas
Martell Webster SG 6-7 235 Washington
Calvin Miles SF 6-6 207 Texas
Jon Brockman PF 6-8 245 Washington
Bobby Frasor SG 6-3 190 North Carolina
Tyler Hansbrough PF 6-9 225 North Carolina

Chalmers, Downs and Wright all signed with Kansas in November. Look for more coverage of the McDonald's event from Phog.net.



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