UA basketball players Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Stanley Johnson have been invited to the LeBron James Skills Academy, one of the nation’s top showcases for young players, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reported today.
The Las Vegas camp, which opens Wednesday, features 30 of the best college basketball players in the country. It was founded by James, a four-time NBA Most Valuable Player. Campers will spend the four days playing in front of media and scouts from nearly every NBA team.
Hollis-Jefferson averaged 9.1 points, 5.7 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.1 blocks as a UA freshman last season. Johnson, the Wildcats’ top incoming player, recently took part on the USA U18 National Team that compiled a 5-0 record in international play last month.
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