Viewing: National Team Women

After each led a USA Basketball national team to a gold medal and a qualifying berth into the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, Geno Auriemma (University of Connecticut) and Mike Krzyzewski (Duke University) today were announced as the 2014 USA Basketball Co-National Coaches of the Year.

On the heels of gold-medal performances that secured the USA men and women a berth into the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, the 2014 USA Men’s World Cup and USA Women’s World Championship teams have been selected as co-recipients of the 2014 USA Basketball Team of the Year.

The USA Basketball Women's World Championship Team went 6-0 en route to winning the 2014 FIBA World Championship in Istanbul, Turkey. Take another look at the team that took home the gold.

The 2014 USA Basketball Women’s World Championship Team (6-0) rolled through the 2014 FIBA World Championship undefeated and claimed a second-straight gold medal at the event with a 77-64 win over Spain (5-1) on Sunday night at Fenerbahce Arena in Istanbul, Turkey.

The USA defeated Australia, 82-70, Saturday night in Istanbul to move on to the FIBA World Championship finals on Sunday night against Spain (2:15 p.m. ET, ESPN2).

The U.S. Women's National Team avenged its only loss of 2014 (a Sept. 21 exhibition game) and defeated France to advance to the semifinals of the 2014 FIBA World Championship in Istanbul, Turkey. Led by Brittney Griner's 17 points, the USA cruised to a 94-72 victory on Friday night.

Entering the 2014 FIBA World Championship quarterfinals as the top seed from group D, the USA (3-0) prepared for its game with France on Oct. 3 with a practice in Istanbul, Turkey, on Thursday, Oct. 2.