The honors keep rolling in for Duke Blue Devils to be. USA Today has named R.J. Barrett the player of the year and on their first team of the best high school players in the nation.
He is joined by Tre Jones, Cam Reddish and Zion Williamson giving Duke four players on their first team. They are joined by a junior in Vernon Carey who Duke is also recruiting.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR: SG R.J. Barrett, Montverde Academy (Montverde, FL.)
PG Tre Jones, Apple Valley H.S. (Apple Valley, Minn.)
SF Cam Reddish, Westtown School H.S. (Westchester, PA.)
PF Zion Williamson, Spartanburg Day H.S. (Spartanburg, S.C.)
F Vernon Carey Jr., University School H.S. (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
All four of the future Blue Devils will participate in the Jordan Brand Classic this Sunday at 3:30 on ESPN in Brooklyn. New York. They will then head to the Nike Hoop Summit which will tip-off next Friday.
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