Anthony Davis and Terrence Jones selected to 2014 NBA Rising Stars Challenge

Terrence Jones - photo by Troy Taormina | USA TODAY Sports
Terrence Jones – photo by Troy Taormina | USA TODAY Sports

The announced today that second-year forward will participate in the 2014 BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge. Davis is among nine sophomores selected to the game, which will occur during the 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans.  Rockets forward will also participate.

The game, hosted by BBVA Compass, provides with an opportunity to watch the ’s newest stars in action. For the third year in a row, the two competing teams will consist of nine rookies and nine sophomores. The game is scheduled to take place on Friday, Feb. 14, at 8 p.m. CST at the New Orleans Arena. The player pool was selected the NBA’s assistant coaches and the competing teams will be drafted by TNT personalities.