MANILA, Philippines – Philippine national team coach Chot Reyes released the 24-man pool from which he will select his final 12 men for the upcoming 2017 FIBA Asia Cup in Lebanon next month.
A new surprising addition to the list of names is veteran swingman Gabe Norwood, who has been a vital member of Gilas Pilipinas in recent years, including the team's 2014 FIBA World Cup stint.
The cadets include star players Kobe Paras, Kiefer Ravena, Ray Parks, and Filipino-German Christian Standhardinger.
The Philippines will also compete in the Asian Qualifiers begining in November.
See the full 24-man list below.
pic.twitter.com/BGYcgTmsu5 — Chot Reyes (@coachot) July 8, 2017