Viewing: FIBA Americas U18 Championship
  • Date:
    Mar 13, 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: @_Breezy_Brii Brianna Turner has won five gold medals with USA Basketball, most recently as a member of the team that won the...

  • 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,...

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...

Head coach Dawn Staley (University of South Carolina) On how the team performed tonight: I thought we put a good first half together in which we built ourselves a big lead, and then we had a letdown in the second half. I don’t know if it was their youth or just being complacent, letting their...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Box Score Additional Quotes Photo Gallery The 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team (3-0) rode a game-changing 19-4 second-quarter run to an eventual 107-76 win over previously unbeaten Canada (2-1) in the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship on Friday night...

Head coach Dawn Staley (University of South Carolina) On her thoughts of tonight’s game, including the back-and-forth start between both teams: We knew Canada was going to come out and play extremely well against us in the beginning, but what we told our team was, ‘a marathon...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Head coach Dawn Staley (University of South Carolina) On the team’s performance tonight: I felt we were ready to go. I felt we used our length to our advantage. The players who started the game got us out to a big lead, and then we pretty much cruised the rest of...