Ole Miss' White invited to U19 basketball tryouts

By Jeff Shepard - bio | email

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Ole Miss guard Terrico White will try out for the U.S. under-19 men's basketball team next month.

White, the SEC's freshman of the year, is one of 17 players trying out June 16-18 at the U.S. Olympic

Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.

The final 12 players to make Pittsburgh coach Jamie Dixon's roster will participate in the World U19 Championships in New Zealand.

White, a Memphis, Tenn., native, played point guard for the Rebels for about two-thirds of the season due to injury and excelled, averaging 13.7 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game.

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