The 2016 USA Basketball 3x3 U18 World Championship Team got in another day of practice on May 22. The team is preparing to take on the world's best 3x3 U18 teams at the FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championship, which will be held June 2-5 in Astana, Kazakhstan. And don't forget, all the games will be streamed live online at FIBA.com!
Watch as Blair and Ryan Stevens give you a preview of the 2016 USA Basketball Women's 3x3 U18 World Championship Team practice. 2016 USA Basketball Women's 3x3 U18 National Tournament Winner, Sidney Cooks is the feature interview for this episode.
Watch the 2016 USA Basketball Women's 3x3 U18 National Tournament Top 5 plays.
Watch the 2016 USA Basketball Men's 3x3 U18 National Tournament Top 5 plays.
The 2016 USA Basketball 3x3 U18 Men's National Tournament saw Ballerz rebounded from a pair of losses in preliminary play to capture the men’s gold medal.
The 2016 USA Basketball 3x3 U18 Women's National Tournament saw Takeover remained undefeated to claim the women’s gold medal.
The 2016 USA 3x3 U18 National Tournaments concluded on May 1, and Takeover (7-0) remained undefeated to claim the women’s gold medal, while Ballerz (6-2) captured the men’s gold medal.
Participants at the 2016 USA Basketball 3x3 U18 National Tournament took part in skills contest, including a 3-point shootout, a skills challenge and hot-shot competition at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
With the growth in popularity of 3x3 Basketball, here's a good practice to run. As described, the ball handler must choose between give-and-go or pass-and-screen.
FIBA has released the #1 player per country and gender for the end of 2015 and the beginning of 2016 and it includes USA Basketball's own 3-time medalist for 3x3, Arike Ogunbowale!