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Many of the players who will be selected June 25 in the NBA Draft have suited up for USA Basketball in the recent past. Here are some players whose names will be called.

  • Date:
    Apr 8, 2015

Check out some of the people and organizations USA Basketball is following with this week’s USA Basketball Social Media Roundup: Great to see Paul George back on the court Sunday night with the Indiana Pacers. #WelcomeBackPG pic.twitter.com/WFAS8UND28 — USA Basketball (@usabasketball)...

(h/t CBSSports.com - http://www.cbssports.com/collegebasketball/eye-on-college-basketball/25138529/watch-one-shining-moment-recaps-the-2015-ncaa-tournament )

  • Author:
    Tyus Jones
  • Date:
    Apr 6, 2015

NOTE: The following player diary from current Duke University freshman Tyus Jones first appeared on USAB.com last year when Jones -- along with current Duke teammates Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow -- were in Portland, Oregon, for the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit. As Jones, Okafor and Winslow prepare...

  • Date:
    Apr 1, 2015

Check out some of the people and organizations USA Basketball is following with this week’s USA Basketball Social Media Roundup: Congrats to fellow Hall Of Famer & my Dream Team teammate, Chris Mullin, on being named the new Men's Head Basketball Coach at St. John's! — Earvin Magic...

There are 23 players with USA Basketball experience who have reached the Final Four in the 2015 NCAA Tournaments -- 15 on the women's side and eight on the men's side.

There are 21 players with USA Basketball ties who have advanced to the Sweet 16 of the 2015 NCAA Men's Tournament.

  • Date:
    Mar 23, 2015

USA Basketball attracts some of the top talent in the country, but great players learn quickly that winning basketball is a team effort.

  • Date:
    Feb 23, 2015

Four years ago, Chase Jeter, a forward out of Las Vegas, Nevada, says no one in the basketball community knew who he was. That may be hard to believe for basketball fans who have watched the Duke-bound senior and USA Basketball gold medalist help Bishop Gorman to three straight Nevada Division I state titles.

After helping USA Basketball win the 2014 Nike Hoop Summit and capture the gold medal at the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship Justise Winslow is currently playing his freshman season at Duke University (where he is teaming up with former USA Basketball teammates Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor). Even for an elite player such as Winslow, success is never guaranteed. Winslow first tried out at USA Basketball for the U16 team a few years ago, but he didn't make that squad. The experience, he says, made him work even harder. Here's what he had to say about his basketball journey and what he's learned.