Posted On: 07/16/15 1:00 PM

Over the Summer three of the top prospects in Oklahoma have proven they can play with the best in the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League. For there great showings this summer Trae Young (MOKAN), Kristian Doolittle (Athletes First), and Jakolby Long (Athletes First) have been selected to the Nike 2015 Global Challenge in Chicago. 

"It is truly an honor to be selected to the Nike Global Challenge," Doolittle said. "I know it will be a great experience."

Young, Doolittle, and Long will be featured on the U.S.A. West squad throughout the weekend. The Oklahoma trio will look to lead the U.S.A. West team to victories over the four day stretch. Games will kick off today with pool play.

Pool A features the U.S.A. West, Canada, Dominican Republic, and U.S.A. Midwest. Pool B has U.S.A. South, U.S.A. East, China, and Africa all doing battle. 

Young has been opening eyes in the EYBL with his ability to get his shot up at a moments notice over his defender. The quickness of Young allows him to blow past defenders to the rim. He has shown the skill to rocket passes to his open teammates for

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