Leron Black Competing in USA Basketball U18 Training Camp
June 10, 2014
Colorado Springs, Colo. - A total of 24 of the country's top 18-and-unders who accepted invitations to participate in the 2014 USA Basketball Men's U18 National Team training camp, will arrive on Tuesday to the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in hopes of making the 12-member USA U18 National Team roster.
Included in that group is incoming University of Illinois freshman Leron Black, a 6-7 forward from Memphis. Black had a stellar senior season, earning Tennessee Mr. Basketball and Gatorade Player of the Year honors. He averaged 20.2 points and 12.9 rebounds as a senior while leading White Station to a 30-3 record. A national Top 50 recruit, Black also was named the Best of the Preps Boys Basketball Player of the Year by the Memphis Commercial Appeal.
For more information on the USA U18 National Team Training Camp, please visit the official website of USA Basketball.