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In this week’s Social Media Roundup, we’re focusing on the 2015 USA Basketball Men’s U16 National Team, which has been at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, since last week, preparing for the 2015 FIBA Americas U16 Championship taking place in...

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...

A twelve-year member of the USA Basketball Junior National Team Committee and two-time gold medalist as a USA assistant coach, this week Eric Flannery is preparing the nation’s top high school seniors for the 18th annual Nike Hoop Summit.

  • Date:
    Apr 9, 2015

Already a two-time gold medalist playing for USA Basketball,  Ivan Rabb  (Bishop O’Dowd H.S./Oakland, Calif.) has traveled to faraway places such as Maldonado, Uruguay, where he helped the USA capture the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship gold; and in 2014 he and his USA teammates...

On April 7, 11 of the best U.S. high school basketball players gathered in Portland, Oregon, as members of the 2015 USA Junior National Select Team that will take on the World Team in the 18th annual Nike Hoop Summit on Saturday, April 11 at 12 p.m. (PDT) at the Moda Center (live on ESPN2). Isaiah Briscoe is proud to be one of them.

  • 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)...