• Date:
    Apr 20, 2015

The 24-second shot clock was first used in the NBA during the 1954-55 season, and it’s been a big part of the game ever since. A 24-second shot clock has been the norm in international competition since 2000 (FIBA used a 30-second clock from 1956-1999). In the NCAA, men’s college...

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  • Date:
    Apr 20, 2015

The 24-second shot clock was first used in the NBA during the 1954-55 season, and it’s been a big part of the game ever since. A 24-second shot clock has been the norm in international competition since 2000 (FIBA used a 30-second clock from 1956-1999). In the NCAA, men’s college...

- Dianne Lewis, Samantha Quigley Selected As USA Assistant Coaches - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado --  The 2015 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team will be led by Dori Oldaker , head coach at Mt. Lebanon High School in Pennsylvania, with USA assistant coaches Dianne Lewis of Thomas...

The WNBA held its annual draft Thursday night, and sevem players with USA Basketball experience were selected. Here's the rundown.

  • Date:
    Apr 20, 2015

The 24-second shot clock was first used in the NBA during the 1954-55 season, and it’s been a big part of the game ever since. A 24-second shot clock has been the norm in international competition since 2000 (FIBA used a 30-second clock from 1956-1999). In the NCAA, men’s college...

- Dianne Lewis, Samantha Quigley Selected As USA Assistant Coaches - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado --  The 2015 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team will be led by Dori Oldaker , head coach at Mt. Lebanon High School in Pennsylvania, with USA assistant coaches Dianne Lewis of Thomas...

The WNBA held its annual draft Thursday night, and sevem players with USA Basketball experience were selected. Here's the rundown.

This week’s question for the USA Basketball Coaches Network: What strategies or styles have you seen this year -- either from your opponents or elsewhere -- that you might want to incorporate into your game plan?   Sharman White, head coach, Miller Grove High School (Ga.) Prior to each...

  • Date:
    Apr 16, 2015

Check out some of the people and organizations USA Basketball is following with this week’s USA Basketball Social Media Roundup: I told you that you wouldn't be disappointed!! #3PEAT #BleedBlue — Breanna Stewart (@bre_stewart30) April 8, 2015 She’s baaaack! Six-time gold medalist...

  • Author:
    By Alan Stein, CCS, CSCS
  • Date:
    Apr 15, 2015

Each and every time you step on the court or walk in the weight room, you have a choice to make. You can choose to work hard or you can choose to not work hard. Not working hard is actually a choice. You are 100 percent in control of the effort you put forth. For this offseason to be as productive...

-- Tennessee’s Holly Warlick, Northern Iowa’s Tanya Warren Named Assistant Coaches -- USA Basketball today announced Northwestern University head coach Joe McKeown as the head coach for the 2015 USA Basketball Women’s World University Games Team. McKeown and the USA squad will be...

The top five candidates for 2014-15 NBA MVP all have USA Basketball ties. Check out their impressive stats and then vote in our poll for who you think should win the award.

  • Date:
    Apr 14, 2015

These videos will help players improve their passing skills: Embedded video from NBA Video

With the NCAA Tournaments coming to an end last week, it got us to thinking about how coaches deal with their players when the season is over. So here’s what we asked the USA Basketball Coaches Network: How do you approach the end of the season, and what kind of message do you send to your...