The12th annualPangos All-American Campwill be held onFriday-Sunday May 30-June 1, 2014 @ Cabrillo High School (Long Beach CA). Out-of-area campers and media will be staying overnight just 5 minutes away at the beautiful 398-roomHilton Long Beachin Downtown Long Beach, California.
This national camp has served as a "coming out" party for many top past and current HS all-americans and well as a showcase for many more national "sleepers". The last seven camp MOPs have beenJames Harden(Arizona State/Houston Rockets/2009 NBA Draft #3 pick),Brandon Jennings(Detroit Pistons/2009 NBA Draft #10 pick), John Wall(2008Rivals.com #1 player/Kentucky/Washington Wizards/#1 pick of the 2010 NBA Draft),Harrison Barnes(Scout.com & ESPN.com's#1 2010 player/North Carolina/Golden State Warriors lottery pick),Myck Kabongo(ESPN.comClass of 2011 #10/Texas),Shabazz Muhammad(consensus #1 in 2012/UCLA/Minnesota Timberwolves) andCliff Alexander(Top 5 2014 prospect/Kansas signee). The nation's #1 2011 prospectAnthony Davis(Kentucky/New Orleans Pelicans),Quincy Miller(Baylor/Denver Nuggets),Brad Beal(Florida/Washington Wizards),DeAndre Daniels(UConn/2014 National Champs),Chasson Randle(Stanford),LeBryan Nash(Oklahoma State) andQuinn Cook(Duke) were Top 25 Game selections in 2010. 2011 Top 25 Game standouts included Andre Drummond(UConn/Detroit Pistons),Anthony Bennett(UNLV/#1 pick of the 2013 NBA Draft/Cleveland Cavaliers),Isaiah Austin(Baylor),Grant Jerrett(Arizona/OKC Thunder draft pick),Cameron Ridley(Texas),Marcus Paige(North Carolina),Tyler Lewis(NC State),Archie Goodwin(Kentucky/Phoenix Suns),Jordan Adams(UCLA),Aaron Gordon(Arizona) andKris Dunn(Providence).
Dave Miller(formerly a New Orleans Hornets Assistant Coach for Player Development and 20 year-plus NCAA Division I assistant - now a Time Warner Sports Network TV studio analyst for the Los Angeles Lakers) will again be on hand to be the "Lead Camp Instructor". LegendaryTom "Tootie" Cirincione(of ABCD Camp fame) will also be present to provide campers with seasoned skill instruction.
The event is an invitation-only event and only top nationally ranked players will be invited. The camp is open for viewing to the public. There is no admission charge.
As has been the case in past years, a large contingent of national/regional media and scouts are expected to attend. National media/scouts attending past camps includeDave Telep, Paul BiancardiandJoel Francisco(ESPN.com),Evan DanielsandJosh Gershon(Scout.com),Jerry Meyer(247Sports.com),Eric Bossi(Rivals.com),Van Coleman(Hot100Hoops.com),Clark Francis(Hoop Scoop),Frank Burlison(BurlisonOnBasketball.com),Brick OettingerandRob Harrington(PrepStars.com),Aggrey Sam(SLAM Magazine),Ronnie Flores(StudentSports.com),Patrick StanwoodandSean Ceglinsky(Nothing But Net Magazine),Jeff Borzello(CBS Sports), Thom Jones(TJ Sports),Aran Smith(NBADraft.net),Jonathan Givony(DraftExpress.com) andMatt Rodriguez(BallisLife.com).
Besides the players mentioned above, other past camp standouts include NBA draft picks likeDeMar DeRozan(Toronto Raptors),Derrick Williams(Sacramento Kings),Robert Swift(Oklahoma City Thunder),Dorrell Wright(Philadelphia 76'ers),DeAndre Jordan(Los Angeles Clippers),CJ Miles(Cleveland Cavaliers/2004 Camp MVP),Kyle Lowry(Toronto Raptors),Arron Afflalo(Orlando Magic),Jared Dudley(Los Angeles Clippers),Russell Westbrook(Oklahoma City Thunder),JJ Hickson(Portland Trailblazers),Jerryd Bayless(Memphis Grizzlies),Anthony Randolph(Golden State Warriors),Kyle Weaver(Oklahoma City Thunder),Jrue Holiday(New Orleans Pelicans),Austin Daye(Detroit Pistons),Jordan Hill(Los Angeles Lakers),Jeff Pendergraph(Indiana Pacers),Taj Gibson(Chicago Bulls)Gabriel Pruitt(Boston Celtics),Derrick Favors(Utah Jazz),Gani Lawal,(Phoenix Suns),Darius Morris(Los Angeles Lakers),Jeremy Tyler(Golden State Warriors),Howard Thompkins(Los Angeles Clippers),Chris Singleton(Washington Wizards) andQuincy Pondexter(Memphis Grizzlies as well as current college stars that fill rosters at such elite schools as Kentucky, UConn, Duke, North Carolina, Florida, UCLA, Memphis, Texas, Kansas, Arizona, USC, Stanford, Michigan State, Washington State, Louisville, Georgetown, North Carolina State, Arizona State, Washington, Cal, Georgia Tech, Baylor, Oklahoma State, Villanova, Texas A&M, Marquette, Oregon State, Florida State, Michigan, Tennessee, Gonzaga, Oregon, Georgia, Miami FL, Alabama, UNLV and Louisiana State.
2014 CAMP SCHEDULE
Friday May 30, 2014
1:00pm - 5:00pm Hotel Check-in @ Hilton Long Beach Hotel
5:45pm – 6:00pm Bus leaves for Cabrillo HS
6:00pm - 6:45pm Dinner at Cabrillo HS
6:00pm - 7:00pm Camp Registration and Gear Distribution @ Cabrillo HS
7:00pm-7:15pm Opening Remarks/Instructions
7:15pm - 8:30pm Individual Instruction
8:30pm - 9:15pm Camp Games – 3 courts (ACC Round 1)
9:15pm-10:00pm Camp Games- 3 courts (Pac-10 Round 1)
Saturday May 31, 2014
9:00am-10:00am Breakfast at Hotel
11:45am Depart hotel (via shuttle) to Cabrillo HS
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch at Cabrillo HS
1:00pm – 1:30pm Strength & Conditioning work-out
1:30pm-3:00pm Individual Instruction
3:00pm - 4:00pm Camp Games – 3 courts (ACC Round 2)
4:00pm - 5:00pm Camp Games – 3 courts (Pac-10 Round 2)
5:00pm - 6:00pm Dinner at Cabrillo HS
6:00pm - 6:40pm Recruiting Roundtable (Q&A with national scouts)
6:40pm - 7:35pm Camp games – 3 courts (ACC Round 3)
7:35pm - 8:30pm Camp games - 3 courts (Pac-10 Round 3)
10:30pm-12:00am Media Reception @ hotel
Sunday June 1, 2014
8:45am Depart (via bus) to Cabrillo HS
9:30am - 10:15am Camp games – 3 courts (ACC Round 4)
10:15am - 11:00am Camp games - 3 courts (Pac-10 Round 4)
11:00am-11:45pm Lunch at Gym
11:45am - 12:00pm Announcement of All-Star Teams/Final Remarks
12:00pm - 1:15pm "Cream of the Crop" Top 50 Game
1:15pm - 2:15pm "Cream of Crop" Top 25 Game
2:00pm - 5:00pm Campers depart/transport out-of-state campers to airport