2K Sports has signed former Duke University Blue Devil star basketball shooting guard J.J. Redick to be the official spokesman and cover athlete for “College Hoops 2K7”, due this Fall on Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and Playstation 2. J.J. was recently picked 14th by the Utah Jazz in the NBA draft.
“It’s an honor to be on the cover of College Hoops 2K7,” said J.J. Redick. “I’m a huge video gamer and have always been a fan of the College Hoops 2K series for its authenticity and addictive gameplay. I’m very excited to be a part of 2K7 and from what I’ve seen so far, this game is going to be mind-blowing.”
“We are thrilled to have J.J. as our cover athlete for College Hoops 2K7,” stated Erik Whiteford, vice president, 2K Sports. “He embodies exceptional talent, drive and spirit — all of the characteristics of a collegiate basketball competitor and winner. J.J. is working very closely with us and our development team, contributing his knowledge and passion for basketball to further ensure the most realistic and exciting college basketball experience.”