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Sickles' Henson on all-star roster for national showcase

Sickles center John Henson will play in one of the nation's top high school all-star showcases at the most famous arena in sports.

Henson is one of 20 high school seniors who will play in the Jordan Brand Classic on April 18 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The game will be broadcast live at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.

Henson, a North Carolina signee ranked the No. 3 prospect in the nation by ESPN, is averaging 17.7 points, 12.4 rebounds and 6.1 blocks.

Nine of the top 10 ranked players and 16 of the top 20 in the ESPNU top 100 prospects will participate.

Eduardo A. Encina, Times staff writer

Sickles' Henson on all-star roster for national showcase 02/11/09 [Last modified: Wednesday, February 11, 2009 11:37pm]
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