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Nike Basketball Announces Its 2017 Rookie Class

Today Nike Basketball welcomes seven talented players to its roster. Here’s one fast fact about each of the athletes.

Markelle Fultz, PG, University of Washington is the prospective first pick in this week’s draft and boasts an impressive 6’ 10” wingspan

De’Aaron Fox, PG, University of Kentucky averaged 16.7 points per game during his single season in Lexington

Malik Monk, SG, University of Kentucky owns a 42-inch vertical and the school record for freshman single-game scoring, 47 points

Bam Adebayo, C, University of Kentucky has a strong paint presence and a knack for pulling down offensive boards

Jayson Tatum, SF, Duke University employs a diverse set of tools — jab steps, crossovers, fadeaways and more — in his devastating isolation game

Harry Giles, C, Duke University stands 6’ 11” and has been praised for his explosive potential

Jonathan Isaac, F, Florida State University is a unique defensive talent equally comfortable on the blocks or covering the perimeter

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