2012 Jordan Brand Classic Returns to Charlotte
The Queen City to serve as host for second straight year; games set for April 14, 2012
22 of the nation's top seniors will descend on The Queen City Saturday, April 14, 2012, to participate in the 11th Annual Jordan Brand Classic, as announced today on the Company's blog.
For the second consecutive year, Time Warner Cable Arena - home of the Charlotte Bobcats - will host the highly anticipated triple-header, which features a National Game, North Carolina Game and International Game. The games will televised live on ESPN and tickets are on sale now.
Last year's affair saw current UNC freshman, James McAdoo, share co-MVP honors with Kentucky's heralded first-year forward, Anthony Davis. McAdoo's 26 points and 14 boards paced the East All-Americans to a 113-109 victory. Davis recorded 29 points, 11 rebounds and four swats in the defeat.
Other notable alumni include Carmelo Anthony, Rudy Gay, Kevin Durant, Tyreke Evans, Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and Amar'e Stoudemire.