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Grant makes cut, Atkins does not

Notre Dame guard Jerian Grant was among the 16 players that made the cut for the USA Basketball Men's World University Games roster today.

Irish guard Eric Atkins, who was also invited to the tryouts, did not make the cut.

The final roster of 12 players will come out Monday, when the team will leave for Russia to compete from July 7 to 12.

Training camp at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., will continue until Sunday for the selected players.

Players that made the cut are:

Spencer Dinwiddie (Colorado/Woodland Hills, Calif.)

Yogi Ferrell (Indiana/Indianapolis, Ind.)

Davante Gardner (Marquette/Suffolk, Va.)

Treveon Graham (Virginia Commonwealth/Temple Hills, Md.)

Jerian Grant (Notre Dame/Bowie, Md.)

Luke Hancock (Louisville/ Roanoke, Va.)

Tyler Haws (BYU/Alpine, Utah)

Rodney Hood (Duke/Meridian, Miss.)

Cory Jefferson (Baylor/ Killeen, Texas)

Sean Kilpatrick (Cincinnati/Yonkers, N.Y.)

Alex Kirk (New Mexico/Los Alamos, N.M.)

Doug McDermott (Creighton/Ames, Iowa)

Adreian Payne (Michigan State/Dayton, Ohio)

Chasson Randle (Stanford/Rock Island, Ill.)

Will Sheehey (Indiana/Stuart, Fla.)

Aaron White (Iowa/Strongsville, Ohio)

The Journal Gazette's Assistant Sports Editor Tony Krausz covers The University of Notre Dame. Krausz, a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and a native of St. Louis, has been assistant sports editor since October 2005. Prior to joining the JG, he worked at two papers in Mississippi covering high school and college athletics.

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