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Which future UNC, Duke players made the 2018 McDonald’s All-American teams?

Nassir Little, who has signed with UNC, is on the 2018 McDonald’s All-American roster.
Nassir Little, who has signed with UNC, is on the 2018 McDonald’s All-American roster. AP

The 2018 McDonald’s All-American rosters were released Tuesday afternoon on ESPN’s “The Jump.” Five players with ties to Triangle ACC schools were selected to play in the annual all-star game, which will be played March 28 at Phillips Arena in Atlanta.

Duke signees R.J. Barrett, Tre Jones and Cam Reddish, along with UNC signees Coby White and Nassir Little, will participate this year. Barrett and White will be teammates on the East team, while Jones, Reddish and Little will play on the West squad.

With the addition of White and Little to this year’s roster, UNC has 68 all-time McDonald’s All-Americans, which tops the list. Duke is second with 67.

Coby White (6-5, 170), Greenfield School, Wilson

White, the leading scorer in North Carolina this season, is headed to UNC.

R.J. Barrett (6-7, 200), Montverde Academy, Montverde, Fla.

The No. 1 recruit in the class of 2019 is headed to Duke next season.

Tre Jones (6-2, 175), Apple Valley, Saint Paul, Min.

The younger brother of former Duke point guard and current Minnesota Timberwolves guard Tyus Jones will follow in his brothers footsteps and play for the Blue Devils.

Cam Reddish (6-7, 211), Westtown School, Norristown, Pa.

Reddish, the No. 2 ranked player in the class of 2019 according to 247Sports, will join Barrett at Duke next season.

Nassir Little (6-7, 205), Orlando Christian Prep, Orlando, Fla.

Little, the No. 7 ranked player in the nation according to 247Sports, has signed with North Carolina.

Jonas Pope IV: 919-419-6501, @JEPopeIV

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