Brooklyn’s Tobacco warehouse tournament: Elite 24 rosters announced

Brooklyn's abandoned tobacco warehouse will host the Under Armour Elite 24, a high school basketball tournament. Eagle Photo by Rob Abruzzese.

Brooklyn’s abandoned tobacco warehouse will host the Under Armour Elite 24, a high school basketball tournament. Eagle Photo by Rob Abruzzese.

This Friday and Saturday night some of the top high school basketball talent in the country will be in DUMBO for the Elite 24, an all-star game that will be played in Brooklyn’s historic Tobacco Warehouse.

Friday night will be a skills competition beginning at 7:00 p.m. which will feature a three-point shooting and dunk contest. Then they will play the actual game on Saturday night at 7:00 p.m.

Here are the rosters that were released today:

Team Coney Island, coached former NBA guard Mario Elie and actor Michael Rapaport

  • No. 2 (per Rivals): Tyus Jones, 2014, Uncommitted
  • No. 6: Myles Turner, 2014, Undecided
  • No. 10: Justin Jackson, 2014, North Carolina
  • No. 16: Justise Winslow, 2014, Undecided
  • No. 17: Isaiah Whitehead, 2014, Undecided
  • No. 32: Goodluck Okonoboh, 2014, Uncommitted
  • No. 35: D’Angelo Russell, 2014, Ohio State
  • No. 39: Chris Chiozza, 2014, Florida
  • No. 47: Dion Wiley, 2014, Maryland
  • No. 1: Malik Newman, 2015, Uncommitted
  • No. 3: Ivan Rabb, 2015, Uncommitted
  • Thon Maker, 2016, Uncommitted

Team Bed-Stuy, coached by former NBA players Pearl Washington and Lloyd ‘Sweet Pea’ Daniels

  • No. 3: Emmanuel Mudiay, 2014, Uncommitted
  • No. 7: Rashad Vaughn, 2014, Uncommitted
  • No. 8: Stanley Johnson, 2014, Uncommitted
  • No. 13: Chris McCullough, 2014, Syracuse
  • No. 19: Kelly Oubre, 2014, Uncommitted
  • No. 20: Theo Pinson, 2014, North Carolina
  • No. 26: Joel Berry, 2014, North Carolina
  • No. 27: Devin Booker, 2014, Uncommitted
  • No. 40: Reid Travis, 2014, Uncommitted (injured)
  • No. 42: Romelo Trimble, 2014, Maryland
  • No. 2: Stephen Zimmerman, 2015, Uncommitted
  • No. 6: Cheick Diallo, 2015, Uncommitted
  • Harry Giles, 2016, Uncommitted (injured)

I will be on hand both nights so check back here for recaps, photos, and video from the event. Obviously, we’ll have a strong focus on Brooklyn’s own Isaiah Whitehead who recently starred in the Big Strick Classic.


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