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Trae Young
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Trae Young 3088347
Position: Guard
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 180
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Norman, Okla.
High School: Norman North HS

HIGH SCHOOL
A five-star recruit according to 247Sports, ESPN, Rivals and Scout…Rated by Rivals as the No. 14 overall player in the country, No. 15 by ESPN, No. 18 by 247Sports and No. 21 by Scout…Named the second-best point guard in the nation by ESPN and third-best by 247Sports and Scout…Averaged 42.6 points, 4.1 assists and 5.8 rebounds during his senior year at Norman North High School while shooting 48.9 percent from the field…Earned McDonald’s All-American honors, starting at point guard for the West Team in the 2017 McDonald’s All American Game…Is the fourth McDonald’s All-American from Oklahoma to play for OU, joining Sooner legends Blake Griffin, Wayman Tisdale and Jeff Webster…Named a first-team All-American by MaxPreps and a second-team All-American by USA Today and the Atlanta Tipoff Club (Naismith Trophy)…Selected as the Gatorade Player of the Year in Oklahoma for back-to-back seasons in 2016 and 2017…One of 24 players invited to compete in the 2017 Jordan Brand Classic in Brooklyn, N.Y…Won gold at the 2016 FIBA Americas U18 Championship as part of the United States U18 National Team…Took first place at the McDonald's All-American 3-Point Contest and finished as the runner-up at the American Family Insurance High School 3-Point Contest at the Final Four.

MISCELLANEOUS
The son of Rayford and Candice Young...Born in Lubbock, Texas...His father, Rayford, played collegiate basketball at Texas Tech...Has one younger brother, Timothy, and two younger sisters, Caitlyn and Camryn.

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