2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11
2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11

Court Coaches Named For 2014 USA Women's U18 National Team Trials

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Collegiate head coaches Jackie Carson of Furman University and Stefanie Pemper of the U.S. Naval Academy today were announced as court coaches for the 2014 USA Basketball Womenís U18 National Team Trials, which will take place May 23-27 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. Story || About FIBA U18 Championships || U18 History

Kevin Durant: Learning From Losing

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Kevin Durant, who has won Olympic and World Championship gold medals with USA Basketball, was 43-121 in his first two NBA seasons. He said all those losses were a good thing. Watch now.

Gold Medal Staff Returns To Lead USA Womenís U17 World Championship Team

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The gold-medal winning USA coaching staff from last summerís USA Womenís U16 National Team will return to lead the 2014 USA Basketball Womenís U17 World Championship Team, including head mentor Sue Phillips (center) and assistant coaches Mary Coyle Klinger (left) and Brian Robinson. Story || About the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship || Schedule

Tyus Jones: Success At The Summit

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The 2014 USA defeated the World Team, 84-73, Saturday night in the 17th annual Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Ore. Tyus Jones, a heralded guard who has already won two gold medals playing for USA Basketball, shared his experience this week with USAB.com. Hereís his final entry. Tyus Jones Diary #3 II Tyus Jones Diary #2 II Tyus Jones Diary #1

USA Earns 84-73 Victory Over World At 2014 Nike Hoop Summit

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Breaking open a 61-all tie heading into the fourth quarter, the USA outscored the World team 23-11 in the final 10 minutes of the 2014 Nike Hoop Summit game for an 84-73 victory. The USA now holds a 12-5 record in the annual event. Story II Box Score II Quotes|| USA Photo Gallery || World Team Photo Gallery || Video

Before They Made It: Andre Drummond

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According to his mom, USA National Team and Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond wasn't a very good basketball player as a kid. Find out when he turned things around. Story

Cliff Alexander Looking To Make Big Impact In 2014 Nike Hoop Summit

For Cliff Alexander, a 6-foot-9 center out of Chicago, Ill., Saturdayís 17th annual Nike Hoop Summit will be a new experience, and yet, not entirely new at the same time. Story || USA Nike Hoop Summit: Roster || General Info || History || Features || Tickets

Coach's Corner: Building Trust and Unselfishness

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As World Team head coach Roy Rana prepares for Saturday's Nike Hoop Summit, there's plenty a youth coach can learn from the process. Story

2014 USA Menís National Team Tour Includes Five Games

Exhibition games versus Brazil, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and Slovenia, and training camps in Las Vegas, Nev., Chicago, Ill., New York, N.Y., and Gran Canaria (Canary Islands), Spain, highlight the 2014 USA Basketball Menís National Team training schedule and exhibition tour announced today by USA Basketball. Story II MNT Tour Schedule II

Coachís Corner: Kids Can Learn From UConnís Win

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Connecticut captured the NCAA men's national championship Monday night, and veteran coach P.J. Carlesimo says the Huskies set a great example for youth players and coaches to follow. Story

Coach's Corner: Condensed Practice Time At Nike Hoop Summit

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As coach of the USA Junior National Select Team at Saturday's Nike Hoop Summit, DeMatha High's Mike Jones has limited time to prepare his USA squad for a big game. What's the key? II Story

Tips, Skills, Drills - Learn From the Best

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Before tomorrow's NCAA Championship Game, brush up on your own basketball skills by checking out all the instructional videos in our "Tips, Skills, Drills" series. II Watch Now
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