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Ever wonder what goes on during a typical training session at the USA Basketball Junior National Team minicamp? Check our a sample of the JNT morning workout on Oct. 3.

Fifty-one top high school players gathered at the United States Olympic Training Center Oct. 3 for the seventh edition of the USA Men’s Junior National Team October minicamp.

Fifty-seven of the nation’s top high school-aged basketball players have been named to the 2015-16 USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Team roster and 55 are confirmed to participate in the 7th annual USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Team minicamp.

The World Team hung on for a 103-101 victory over the USA Junior National Select Team at the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon, on April 11.

Trailing by as many as 14 points in the first half, the USA fought its way back to a three-point lead in the fourth quarter but could not contain the World Team’s Jamal Murray, who led the international squad to a 103-101 win with 30 points in the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit.

Australian Ben Simmons has just enjoyed a whirlwind month that only a handful of budding, young sports stars could ever dream about. But now the 6-foot-10 Aussie cannot wait to get back to doing what he does best - playing basketball and making his mark among the best young players in the world in the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit.

The 18th annual Nike Hoop Summit will see the USA Junior National Select Team take on the World Select Team in a one-game battle at 12 p.m. (PDT) on April 11 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon.

USA HEAD COACH ERIC FLANNERY (St. Edward High School, Ohio) Opening Statement: “First of all, a great game. Whenever a game, no matter what level, comes down to the last possession, it shows both teams competing and how much they wanted to win. What I was really, really impressed with with...

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    Apr 10, 2015

The 2015 U.S. Junior National Select Team took to the court Thursday for its second practice in Portland, Oregon, in preparation for the Nike Hoop Summit that takes place Saturday (3 p.m. ET, ESPN2).