Cousin, Wall, Bledsoe: Reunited

Three members of the 2009-10 Kentucky Wildcats team will once again dawn the same uniform and have the opportunity to play together on the court.

Eric Bledsoe, DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall have all been selected as members of the Rookie Team in the 2011 T-Mobile Rookie Challenge set for the week of the NBA All-Star game.

Here is the complete line up of both the Rookie and Sophomore teams.

ROOKIE TEAM ROSTER

Eric Bledsoe – L.A. Clippers G 6-1 195 Kentucky
DeMarcus Cousins – Sacramento C 6-11 270 Kentucky
Derrick Favors – New Jersey F 6-10 246 Georgia Tech
Landry Fields – New York G 6-7 210 Stanford
Blake Griffin – L.A. Clippers F 6-10 251 Oklahoma
Wesley Johnson – Minnesota G 6-7 205 Syracuse
Greg Monroe – Detroit C 6-11 250 Georgetown
Gary Neal – San Antonio G 6-4 210 Towson State
John Wall – Washington G 6-4 195 Kentucky

SOPHOMORE TEAM ROSTER

DeJuan Blair – San Antonio C 6-7 265 Pittsburgh
DeMar DeRozan – Toronto G 6-7 220 USC
Stephen Curry – Golden State G 6-3 185 Davidson
Tyreke Evans – Sacramento G 6-6 220 Memphis
Taj Gibson – Chicago F 6-9 225 USC
Jrue Holiday – Philadelphia G 6-4 180 UCLA
Serge Ibaka – Oklahoma City F-C 6-10 235 Brazzaville, Rep. of Congo
Brandon Jennings – Milwaukee G 6-1 169 Lottomatica Virtus Roma
Wesley Matthews – Portland G 6-5 220 Marquette

The Rookie Challenge game will be televised on TNT at 9:00 p.m. ET on Friday, February 18.

I am excited about seeing the three Wildcats from last years team, on the court together again. It should be an exciting event for the Big Blue Nation.

Link to the NBA All-Star website.

Link to the T-Mobile Rookie Challenge and Youth Jam website.

Go Cats!!!

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