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Six-time USA Basketball gold medalist head coach Don Showalter will return as head coach for the 2015 USA Men’s U16 National Team that will compete in the FIBA Americas U16 Championship. Selected to assist Showalter and the 2015 USA U16 squad are prep head coaches Miles Simon and Sharman White, both of whom tackle their first assignment as a USA Basketball assistant coach.

Exactly what is the 2015 FIBA Americas U16 Championship for Women? How have past USA Basketball U16 teams fared? Who are some of the stars who have played in past U19s? Find out here.

In 2015 USA Basketball will field four men’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 and Pan American Games. In 3x3 action, USA Basketball will host a pair of 3x3 national tournaments and send four-member teams to the FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championships. Here is the eligibility information for each USA Basketball men's team for 2015.

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...

  • Date:
    Jun 10, 2014

Colorado Springs, Colorado It’s hard to refer to 18-year-olds as veterans, but the trio of Stanley Johnson , Tyus Jones and Justise Winslow are just that. They are the most internationally experienced athletes among the nation’s 24 top 18-and-unders who are taking part in the 2014 USA...

  • Date:
    May 26, 2014

Colorado Springs, Colorado After four days of trials that began with 145 players on the court at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the 12-member roster for the 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U17 World Championship Team was announced on Monday morning. The...

Following perfect records and gold medals at the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championships for men and women, USA Basketball today announced Sue Phillips (Archbishop Mitty H.S., Calif.), head coach of the USA U16 women, and Don Showalter (Iowa City H.S., Iowa), head mentor for the USA U16 men,...

Colorado Springs, Colorado For a fifth straight year USA Basketball will gather members of its Men’s Developmental National Team for an October mini-camp, which will take place on Oct. 5 and 6 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Since the inception of the FIBA...

  • Date:
    Jun 28, 2013

Even playing on a team comprised of the best talent age 16-years-old-or-younger from across the country, Asia Durr (St. Pius X Catholic H.S./Douglasville, Ga.) stood out. And before she helped lead the USA to a gold medal and earned MVP at the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship in Cancun, Mexico,...

Still basking in the glow of helping the USA U16 National Team capture the gold medal at the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship for Men is tournament MVP Malik Newman. The 6’4” guard from Jackson, Miss., led a team of the nation’s top 16-and-unders to a dominating performance...