The World Team hung on for a 103-101 victory over the USA Junior National Select Team at the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon, on April 11.

Trailing by as many as 14 points in the first half, the USA fought its way back to a three-point lead in the fourth quarter but could not contain the World Team’s Jamal Murray, who led the international squad to a 103-101 win with 30 points in the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit.

Australian Ben Simmons has just enjoyed a whirlwind month that only a handful of budding, young sports stars could ever dream about. But now the 6-foot-10 Aussie cannot wait to get back to doing what he does best - playing basketball and making his mark among the best young players in the world in the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit.

The 18th annual Nike Hoop Summit will see the USA Junior National Select Team take on the World Select Team in a one-game battle at 12 p.m. (PDT) on April 11 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon.

USA HEAD COACH ERIC FLANNERY (St. Edward High School, Ohio) Opening Statement: “First of all, a great game. Whenever a game, no matter what level, comes down to the last possession, it shows both teams competing and how much they wanted to win. What I was really, really impressed with with...

  • Date:
    Apr 10, 2015

The 2015 U.S. Junior National Select Team took to the court Thursday for its second practice in Portland, Oregon, in preparation for the Nike Hoop Summit that takes place Saturday (3 p.m. ET, ESPN2).

A twelve-year member of the USA Basketball Junior National Team Committee and two-time gold medalist as a USA assistant coach, this week Eric Flannery is preparing the nation’s top high school seniors for the 18th annual Nike Hoop Summit.

Check out some of the best action photos of the 2015 World Select Team.

  • Date:
    Apr 9, 2015

Already a two-time gold medalist playing for USA Basketball,  Ivan Rabb  (Bishop O’Dowd H.S./Oakland, Calif.) has traveled to faraway places such as Maldonado, Uruguay, where he helped the USA capture the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship gold; and in 2014 he and his USA teammates...

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The World Team hung on for a 103-101 victory over the USA Junior National Select Team at the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon, on April 11.

Check out some of the best action photos of the 2015 World Select Team.

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  • Date:
    Apr 10, 2015

The 2015 U.S. Junior National Select Team took to the court Thursday for its second practice in Portland, Oregon, in preparation for the Nike Hoop Summit that takes place Saturday (3 p.m. ET, ESPN2).

  • Date:
    Mar 2, 2015

"Great players don't take plays off," says Wheeler H.S. (Georgia) standout Jaylen Brown, who helped USA Basketball to gold at the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship and will play in the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit on April 11. Brown talks about the importance of staying positive -- and he even has a Latin phrase to remind him.