2016 Nike Hoop Summit Highlights
Highlights from the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit, which saw the USA Basketball Junior National Select Team defeat the World Select Team 101-67.
Dawn Staley, head coach at the University of South Carolina, who has had a long and illustrious USA Basketball career that began as an athlete in 1989, and most recently as an assistant coach for the gold medalist 2016 U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team, was today named head coach of the USA Basketball Women’s National Team through 2020. (video via South Carolina University Athletics)
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FIBA divided the 20 participating teams in the FIBA 3x3 World Cup for Men 2017 into four preliminary round pools, and the USA was placed into Pool D along with Indonesia, Netherlands, New Zealand and South Korea.
A total of 12 athletes have donned the red, white and blue to compete for USA Basketball in the 2012, 2014 and 2016 FIBA 3x3 World Championships. Take a look at who has represented the USA on the men's 3x3 world stage.
Troy Brown Jr. is reminded of his father when it comes to his future collegiate coach, and that's a good thing for him, because they are all alike in a fundamental way.
Since the first FIBA-organized international 3x3 event at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games, the standard set of rules for the game has evolved, and along the way the rules have continued to challenge athletes to become better basketball players. As the game matured, throughout World Cups and...