Coach Autry, Griffin, and guard Jalen Carey named to USA East Coast Basketball team

Orange Nation

(SYRACUSE ATHLETICS 5/30/19) — Syracuse associate head coach Adrian Autry, assistant coach Allen Griffin, and soon to be sophomore guard Jalen Carey will be part of the 2019 USA East Coast Basketball team that will play three games in Greece in June.

Autry will serve as head coach and Griffin as his assistant. Carey is one of 11 players on the current USA East Coast roster.

Carey saw action in 25 of 34 games as a freshman at Syracuse. He averaged 3.5 points per game and had a season-best 26 points versus Connecticut in a November matchup.

USA East Coast Basketball will conduct training camp on June 9-10 at Columbia University. The group is scheduled to compete against the Greek National Team and professional club teams from Greece and the Philippines on June 12, 13 and 14. 

Western Connecticut Coach Guy Rancourt has helped set up similar summer tours since 2006 and is once again associated with USA East Coast.

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