Dozier Shines In Chicago At McDonald's All-American Game

Dozier Shines In Chicago At McDonald's All-American Game

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Dozier Shines In Chicago At McDonald's All-American Game

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McDonald's All American West guard PJ Dozier (15) shoots the ball against the McDonald's All American East during the second half at the United Center.

McDonald’s All American West guard PJ Dozier (15) shoots the ball against the McDonald’s All American East during the second half at the United Center.

CHICAGO (AP) – Spring Valley’s P.J. Dozier finished tied for the overall fourth-leading scorer with 14 points for the West squad in the McDonald’s All-American game on Wednesday night that the East won 111-91.

Dozier, a University of South Carolina commitment, was 6-of-11 from the floor, 2-4 from 3-point range and had four rebounds (three of the offensive variety) and three assists in 20 minutes of play, tied for the most of any player on the West side.

Cheick Diallo scored 18 points and had 10 rebounds to lead the East.

Trailing 69-61, the East went on an 8-0 run in the second half to tie the score at 69.

Antonio Blakeney, an LSU commit, had two dunks in the span. Dwayne Bacon, a Florida State commit, opened up the lead for the East with a three-point play to put the East up 76-71.

Diallo, the game’s MVP, extended the East lead to 83-72 after spinning by Jalen Brunson for an impressive layup. The Mali native is choosing among Iowa State, Kansas, Kentucky, Pittsburgh and St. John’s. He is listed at 6 feet, 9 inches, 230 pounds.

Allonzo Trier finished with 17 points for the West.

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Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonald's All American West guard PJ Dozier (15) shoots the ball against the McDonald's All American East during the second half at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonald’s All American West guard PJ Dozier (15) shoots the ball against the McDonald’s All American East during the second half at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonalds High School All American West forward PJ Dozier dunks during the McDonalds High School All American Game at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonalds High School All American West forward PJ Dozier dunks during the McDonalds High School All American Game at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonald's All American West guard PJ Dozier (15) dives for a loose ball against the McDonald's All American East during the second half at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonald’s All American West guard PJ Dozier (15) dives for a loose ball against the McDonald’s All American East during the second half at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonald's All American East guard Isaiah Briscoe (12) shoots the ball against McDonald's All American West guard PJ Dozier (15) and center Chase Jeter (4) during the first half at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonald’s All American East guard Isaiah Briscoe (12) shoots the ball against McDonald’s All American West guard PJ Dozier (15) and center Chase Jeter (4) during the first half at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonalds High School All American forward PJ Dozier (15) warms up before the start of the McDonalds High School All American Games at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 1, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonalds High School All American forward PJ Dozier (15) warms up before the start of the McDonalds High School All American Games at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Mar 28, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonalds High School All American athlete PJ Dozier (15) poses for pictures during portrait day at the Westin Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Mar 28, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonalds High School All American athlete PJ Dozier (15) poses for pictures during portrait day at the Westin Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Mar 28, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonalds High School All American athlete PJ Dozier (15) poses for pictures during portrait day at the Westin Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Mar 28, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; McDonalds High School All American athlete PJ Dozier (15) poses for pictures during portrait day at the Westin Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

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