The Derby Festival Classic on April 15 at Freedom Hall in Louisville will be televised nationally on FS2 and on the Fox Sports Go app.
The annual high school all-star game was first held in 1973 and is the oldest such contest in the nation. This year’s game tips off at 7 p.m. and will include Indiana signee Justin Smith and former signee Al Durham, while former IU signee Clifton Moore will not participate.
Other top recruits participating Louisville signees, Malik Williams, Darius Perry, Lance Thomas and Jordan Nwora; Kentucky signee Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and UCLA signee Kris Wilkes of Indianapolis. See the complete roster below.
Tickets are $18 in advance ($20 at the door) and can be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com and by phone through TicketMaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets for the game and 2017 Pegasus Pins will allow for free admission to the Horseshoe Foundation Derby Festival Night of the Future Stars, which will be held on April 14 at Indiana University Southeast.
Player Height Position Weight High School College
THUNDER (BLACK UNIFORM) TEAM
Malik Williams 6-11 C 220 R Nelson Snider, IN Louisville
Darius Perry 6-2 PG 175 Wheeler, GA Louisville
Lance Thomas 6-9 PF 215 Norcross, GA Louisville
Lindell Wigginton 6-2 SG 190 Oak Hill Academy, VA Iowa State
Jordan Nwora 6-8 SG 210 Vermont Academy, NY Louisville
Savion Flagg 6-7 SF 210 Alvin High School, TX Texas A&M
Devontae Shuler 6-3 SG 185 Oak Hill Academy, VA Ole Miss
Davion Mitchell 6-1 PG 185 Liberty County, GA Auburn
Chuma Okeke 6-7 PF 225 Westlake, GA Auburn
Taveion Hollingsworth 6-2 PG 165 Paul Laurence Dunbar, KY WKU
Jordan Poole 6-5 SG 185 La Lumiere, IN Michigan
LIGHTNING (WHITE UNIFORM) TEAM
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 6-5 PG 185 Hamilton Heights Christian Academy, TN Kentucky
DJ Harvey 6-6 SF 210 DeMatha Catholic, MD Notre Dame
Justin Smith 6-7 SF 230 Adlai E Stevenson, IL Indiana
Aljami Durham 6-4 PG 190 Berkmar, GA Undecided
Naji Marshall 6-7 SF 205 Hargrave Military Academy, VA Xavier
Kris Wilkes 6-8 SF 200 North Central, IN UCLA
Ty-Shon Alexander 6-4 SG 200 Oak Hill Academy, VA Creighton
Paul Scruggs 6-4 PG 190 Prolific Prep, CA Xavier
Abu Kigab 6-7 SF 220 Prolific Prep, CA Oregon
Jacob Epperson 6-11 C 210 La Lumiere, IN Creighton
Mark Smith 6-5 PG 225 Edwardsville, IL Undecided