17 finalists for the Pan Amercian Games named
Okafor named as Pan Am finalist
Okafor named as Pan Am finalist

Posted Jun 1, 2003


17 finalists for the 2003 USA Basketball Men’s Pan American Games Team were named today. The finalists were selected by the USA Basketball Men’s Collegiate Committee and the official 12-member USA Pan American Games Team will be finalized during the team’s training that begins July 21. The 12-man team will be finalized during the team’s July 15-29 training camp in Orlando. The 2003 Pan American Games men’s basketball competition will be held August 2-6, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

NAME

POS

HT

WT

DOB

YOG

COLLEGE/HIGH

HOMETOWN

*Andre Barrett

G

5-10

172

2/21/82

2004

Seton Hall

Bronx, NY

*Josh Childress

F

6-7

198

06/20/83

2005

Stanford

Los Angeles, CA

*Ike Diogu

F

6-8

250

09/11/83

2006

Arizona State

Garland, TX

*Gerald Fitch

G

6-3

188

08/12/82

2004

Kentucky

Macon, GA

*Ben Gordon

G

6-2

195

04/04/83

2005

Connecticut

Mt. Vernon, NY

*Chuck Hayes

F

6-6

247

6/11/83

2004

Kentucky

Macon, GA

*Chris Hill

G

6-3

190

02/21/83

2005

Michigan State

Indianapolis, IN

*Julius Hodge

F

6-7

200

11/18/83

2005

North Carolina State

New York, NY

*Luke Jackson

G

6-7

210

11/06/81

2004

Oregon

Creswell, OR

*Arthur Johnson

F

6-9

265

12/20/82

2004

Missouri

Detroit, MI

*Brandon Mouton

G

6-4

205

08/18/81

2004

Texas

Lafayette, LA

Steve Novak

F

6-10

215

06/13/83

2006

Marquette

Brown Deer, WI

*Emeka Okafor

C

6-9

252

09/28/82

2005

Connecticut

Houston, TX

Ricky Paulding

G

6-5

212

10/23/82

2004

Missouri

Detroit, MI

*Lawrence Roberts

F

6-9

230

10/20/82

2005

Baylor

Houston, TX

*Blake Stepp

G

6-4

200

02/04/82

2004

Gonzaga

Eugene, OR

Hakim Warrick

F

6-8

208

7/8/82

2005

Syracuse

Philadelphia, PA



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