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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...

  • 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:
    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.

Check out some of the people and organizations USA Basketball is following with this week’s USA Basketball Social Media Roundup: After dropping 22 pts on Wisconsin, @Tyusjones06 has been named ACC Rookie of the Week, ending @BigJah15 's 3-week run http://t.co/929CjMH4Zq — Duke Basketball...

This summer will mark the third edition of the FIBA U17 World Championship for Men, which takes place every other year. In the first two U17s, USA Basketball claimed gold medals with perfect 8-0 records. Further, Bradley Beal earned tournament MVP honors in 2010 and Jahlil Okafor was tabbed MVP in...

-- Three-Time USA Gold Medalist Stanley Johnson Earns MVP Honors -- Colorado Springs, Colorado In its toughest game of the tournament, the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U18 National Team (5-0) remained perfect with a convincing 113-79 victory over Canada (4-1) to claim the 2014 FIBA Americas...

After downing the Dominican Republic (2-2) 90-56 in the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship medal semifinal, the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U18 National Team (4-0) advanced to its eighth gold medal game in nine U18s on Monday night at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs,...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Following four training sessions covering three days, 15 finalists for the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s U18 National Team roster were announced on Thursday morning. The group of finalists included eight players boasting of prior USA Basketball experience, including...