Colorado Springs, Colorado • USA Men's U17 World Championship Team Schedule • USA Men's U17 World Championship Team Roster Fans in the United States will be able to watch all of the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U17 World Championship Team’s games live from the FIBA U17 World...

Colorado Springs, Colorado • View Complete Roster After tipping off training camp on July 24 with 32 athletes, which were pared down to 17 finalists on July 26, the official 12-member 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U17 World Championship Team has been finalized. The roster includes nine...

Colorado Springs, Colorado A summer ago,  Henry Ellenson (Rice Lake H.S./Rice Lake, Wisconsin) made the roster cut as a finalist for the 2013 USA Basketball U16 National Team, but his hopes for a gold medal were suddenly gone when he found out that he didn’t make the U16 squad. The tough...

Colorado Springs, Colorado • View Gallery After tipping off training camp on July 24 with 32 athletes, the list of finalists for the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U17 World Championship Team has been pared to 17 of the nation’s top 17-and-under basketball players. Headlined by the 2013...

Colorado Springs, Colorado With only one more practice session left to go, the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U17 World Championship training camp participants are quickly approaching the moment they have all been waiting for since they set foot inside the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado...

Only two athletes of the 32 participating in this year’s 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U17 World Championship Team training camp have no previous USA Basketball experience. The rest have either participated in a mini-camp, a training camp in another age category, or won a gold medal...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Cory Alexander , head coach of Team Takeover AAU in Virginia, today was named as a court coach for the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U17 World Championship Team training camp that will take place July 24-August 1 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) in Colorado...

Colorado Springs, Colorado   Of the 38-member 2013-14 USA Basketball Men’s Developmental National Team , 33 are scheduled to take to the court at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) in Colorado Springs, Colorado, beginning July 24 to vie for a roster spot on the 2014 USA Men’s...

This summer will mark the third edition of the FIBA U17 World Championship for Men, which takes place every other year. In the first two U17s, USA Basketball claimed gold medals with perfect 8-0 records. Further, Bradley Beal earned tournament MVP honors in 2010 and Jahlil Okafor was tabbed MVP in...

When it comes to youth basketball coaches, it would be pretty tough to find one who deserves the title “expert” more than Don Showalter . A five-time gold-medal winner with USA Basketball and head coach of the USA Developmental National Team program since 2009, Showalter is back in 2014...

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After tipping off training camp on July 24 with 32 athletes, the list of finalists for the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U17 World Championship Team has been pared to 17 of the nation’s top 17-and-under basketball players.

Training camp began on July 24 for the players who are vying for a roster spot on the 2014 USA Men’s U17 World Championship Team.

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Of the 24 athletes who have competed for the USA in the first two FIBA U17 World Championships, six are now in the NBA, 13 competed for top NCAA programs this past season, while the remaining five have signed to play in NCAA Division I starting next fall. Here are a few of the notables.

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USA U17 head coaches Jill Rankin Schneider and Don Showalter shared the 2012 USA Basketball Developmental Coach of the Year award after each lead U.S. teams to a gold medal at the FIBA U17 World Championship.

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Hear from the gold-medal winning USA Men's U17 World Championship Team after they watched the USA Basketball Men's National Team practice on July 10, 2012.