USA Basketball announced the assistant coaches that will assist head coach Greg Popovich in his quest to continue Team USA’s dominance in International competition. Steve Kerr (head coach Golden State Warriors), Nate McMillan (head coach Indiana Pacers) and Jay Wright (head coach Villanova Wildcats) were named to the staff. Each
Team USA got off to a fast start in their first AmeriCup 2017 game, defeating Panama, 97-56. The team is comprised of NBA G-League and players playing overseas. The Americans were led by Darrun Hilliard and Jonathan Holmes. Both players scored 17 points while Marshall Plumless pulled down 13 rebounds.
USA Basketball has announced their 2017 AmeriCup roster. FIBA AmeriCup 2017, considered the FIBA Americas zone championship, will feature 12 nations from North America, Central America, the Caribbean and South America. The United States last participated in 2007 when it was still name FIBA Americas Championship. US Roster Billy Baron (Eskişehir
Team USA, represented by Purdue’s men’s basketball team, had to fight to beat Team Canada, 94-86, in an Exhibition played at Carmel High School. The Canadian National Teams have had a big summer in basketball and showed the strength of their program yet again. Team Canada shot 52.6% in the second
The official draw for FIBA AfroBasket 2017 took place on Sunday. Group A : 1.Nigeria ; 2.DR Congo; 3.Mali; 4.Cote d’Ivoire Group B : 1.Angola ; 2.Central African Republic; 3.Morocco; 4.Uganda Group C : 1.Tunisia ; 2.Guinea; 3.Rwanda; 4.Cameroon Group D : 1.Senegal ; 2.Mozambique; 3.Egypt; 4.South Africa Nigeria won