Viewing: FIBA Americas U18 Championship
  • Date:
    Mar 2, 2015

"Great players don't take plays off," says Wheeler H.S. (Georgia) standout Jaylen Brown, who helped USA Basketball to gold at the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship and will play in the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit on April 11. Brown talks about the importance of staying positive -- and he even has a Latin phrase to remind him.

  • Date:
    Feb 6, 2015

Every week, USAB.com will join in the popular “Follow Friday” tradition and highlight one of the Twitter accounts we’re following. This week’s pick is @BIGG_ZIMM – Stephen Zimmerman , who this week was named to the USA roster for the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit . Zimmerman,...

Brianna Turner is a five-time gold medalist with USA Basketball, most recently at the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship. Currently a freshman at Notre Dame, Turner talks here about the challenges of balancing basketball with school work.

  • Date:
    Jan 19, 2015

Franklin (Ohio) High School guard Luke Kennard, who helped USA Basketball win gold at the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship, will be a freshman next year at Duke University. Here, Kennard talks about what it takes to succeed.

Every week, USAB.com will join in the popular “Follow Friday” tradition and highlight one of the Twitter accounts we’re following. This week’s pick: @Kaymac_2123 – USA Women’s National Team member Kayla McBride . McBride, who was part of the 2014 Women’s...

Head coach Dawn Staley (University of Carolina) On the USA’s gold-medal winning performance against Canada: I thought Canada played extremely well. I just thought overall, over a 40-minute period, I thought we kept fresh legs in there and made them play a little bit quicker than they wanted...

  • Date:
    Aug 10, 2014

Colorado Springs, Colorado • Box Score • Additional Quotes •  Photo Gallery • Video Highlights With a commanding 104-74 win over Canada (3-2) that saw the USA (5-0) paced by 25 points and 11 rebounds from tournament MVP A’ja Wilson (Heathwood Hall H.S./ Hopkins,...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Box Score Additional Quotes Photo Gallery   The 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team (4-0) jumped out to an 11-0 lead in its semifinal game against Argentina (2-2) and immediately silenced any question of which team would be playing for the gold medal...