Viewing: 3x3 Women

Katie Lou Samuelson has enjoyed quite an illustrious basketball career, and the Huntington Beach, California, native hasn't even graduated high school yet. Samuelson, a senior at Mater Dei High School, has already won four gold medals with USA Basketball, including two in 2014 -- first as a member of the 2014 U17 World Championship Team and then with the 3x3 team that took gold at the Youth Olympic Games. Samuelson, who is committed to play for the University of Connecticut next fall, talks about her USA Basketball experience and what drives her to succeed.

As USA Basketball looks ahead to the 2015 FIBA 3x3 World Championship, here's a look back at the USA participants in last year's FIBA 3x3 competitions.

As the focus on 3x3 Basketball in the United States continues to grow, here’s a look at the No. 1-rated players in the country at the four major categories of play: #1 Men – Corey Campbell (Chaminade University/Denver, Colo.) What made you want to get involved with 3x3? Campbell : I was...

As 3x3 basketball continues to grow in popularity around the world, USA Basketball has been building momentum in the 3x3 space as well. Check out some of the players who have made their mark on 3x3 representing the United States.

  • Date:
    Feb 23, 2015

Playing a 3x3 pickup basketball game seems like a quintessential American pastime, and it is. But 3x3 basketball also is a reflection of the ever-expanding globalization of the sport. The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) first introduced 3x3 basketball as a sanctioned sport at the 2010...

In 2015 USA Basketball will field five women’s teams for international events. In the traditional full-court, 5-on-5 game, USA Basketball will field 12-member teams for the FIBA U19 World Championship, FIBA Americas U16 Championship, World University Games and Pan American Games. In 3x3...

- Jewell Loyd Ties For Bronze In Skills Challenge, Demetrius Miller Earns Bronze In Dunk Contest - Colorado Springs, Colorado With a 15-8 win over host Russia (8-1) in the gold medal game of the 2014 FIBA 3x3 World Championship on Sunday night in Moscow, the USA Women’s 3x3 World Championship...

Colorado Springs, Colorado The USA Women’s 3x3 World Championship Team (7-0) remained undefeated as it took down Uruguay (1-5) and France (5-2) at the 2014 FIBA 3x3 World Championship on Saturday in Moscow, Russia, to secure a spot in the June 8 semifinals. And while Demetrius Miller (Flint....

  • Author:
    Jimena Panduro
  • Date:
    Jun 2, 2014

Colorado Springs, Colorado After reconvening at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and enduring five straight days of intense training, the 2014 USA Basketball 3x3 World Championship Teams finally are ready to bring together all of their experiences and skills...

Colorado Springs, Colorado The 2014 USA Basketball 3x3 U18 National Championship Tournaments concluded Sunday at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and as the winner of the women’s tournament, Defend (8-0) earned the right to represent the USA at the 2014 Youth...