James Blackmon Jr. joins dad as McDonald's All American

Published 01/31 2014 06:51PM

Updated 01/31 2014 06:54PM

James Blackmon Jr. joins dad as McDonald's All American.  See video for announcement and full feature on (E.S.P.N #19 on Top 100) Shooting Guard out of Marion High school.

James Blackmon Jr. - The Senior out of Marion High School has been chosen to play in the McDonalds All American Game

 Blackmon (Ranked #19 on ESPN Top 100 List) signed with Indiana University, and is considered one of the top shooters in the State.  Recently he joined an elite group of athletes to reach the 2,000 point mark in their careers and is averaging almost 37 points per game this season. The  6'3 175 lb Shooting Guard also shoots an impressive 64% from the field.

See video for Blackmon Jr.'s reaction the very minute he hears the news, and tune into The Locker Room on Friday for a full feature on James Blackmon Jr. and his road to The McDonalds All American Game!

Below find a list of East and West Teams for McDonalds All American Game


Cliff AlexanderPF Curie Chicago IL Kansas
James Blackmon Jr.SG Marion Marion IN Indiana
Justin JacksonSF Homeschool Christian Houston TX North Carolina
Tyus JonesPG Apple Valley Apple Valley MN Duke
Kevon LooneyPF Hamilton Milwaukee WI UCLA
Theo PinsonSF Wesleyan Christian High Point NC North Carolina
D'Angelo RussellSG Montverde Academy Louisville KY Ohio State
Karl Towns Jr.C St. Joseph Metuchen NJ Kentucky
Romelo TrimblePG O'Connell Arlington VA Maryland
Myles TurnerC Trinity Euless TX Uncommitted
Isaiah WhiteheadSG Lincoln Brooklyn NY Seton Hall
Justise WinslowSF Saint John's Houston TX



 Player Pos. School City State College
 Grayson Allen SG Providence School Jacksonville FL Duke
 Joel Berry PG Lake Highland Prep Orlando FLNorth Carolina
 Devin Booker SG Moss Point Moss Point MS Kentucky
 Stanley Johnson SF Mater Dei Santa Ana CA Arizona
 Trey Lyles PF Arsenal Tech Indianapolis IN Kentucky
 Emmanuel Mudiay PG Prime Prep Academy Dallas TX Southern Methodist
 Jahlil Okafor C Whitney Young Chicago IL Duke
 Kelly Oubre SF Findlay Prep Henderson NV Kansas
 Reid Travis PF De La Salle Minneapolis MN Stanford
 Tyler Ulis PG Marian Catholic Chicago Heights IL Kentucky
 Rashad Vaughn SG Findlay Prep Henderson NV Uncommitted
 Thomas Welsh C Loyola Los Angeles CA UCLA


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