USA Basketball Unveils New Mobile App
Along with the new-look USAB.com, the official website of USA Basketball that relaunched earlier this summer, USA Basketball is also launching a new mobile application, the “USA Basketball App,” for fans to further follow USA Basketball throughout the year, including the USA Basketball Men’s and Women’s National Teams during their journey to the 2014 FIBA (International Basketball Federation) Basketball World Cup, the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women, and beyond. The new USA Basketball App, available free to all fans, will be available through the App Store and Google Play.
Along with exclusive behind-the-scenes content, news, video, photo galleries and roster information, the USA Basketball App will also feature USA Basketball Youth news and instructional videos with select players.
USAB.com and the USA Basketball App will feature both the USA Basketball Men’s and Women’s National Teams, along with the USA National U19, U18, U17 and U16 teams, and the USA Basketball 3x3 national teams.
The 2014 USA Basketball Men's National Team is preparing for the upcoming 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain from Aug. 30 – Sept. 14. The 2014 USA Basketball’s Women’s National Team is set to compete in the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women in Turkey from Sept. 27 – Oct. 5.
About USA Basketball
Based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA Basketball, chaired by Jerry Colangelo, is a nonprofit organization and the national governing body for men's and women's basketball in the United States. As the recognized governing body for basketball in the U.S. by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), USA Basketball is responsible for the selection, training and fielding of USA teams that compete in FIBA-sponsored international competitions, as well as for some national competitions, and for the development of youth basketball initiatives that address player development, coach education and safety.
USA teams are the current men's and women's champions in the Olympics; men's and women's FIBA World Championships (Basketball World Cup); men’s and women’s FIBA U19 and U17 World Championships; men's and women's U18 and U16 FIBA Americas Championships; the FIBA 3x3 Women's World Championship; and the FIBA 3x3 Women's U18 World Championship. USA Basketball currently ranks No. 1 in all five of FIBA's world-ranking categories, including combined, men's, women's, boys and girls.
For further information about USA Basketball, go to the official Web site of USA Basketball at www.usab.com and connect with us onfacebook.com/usabasketball, twitter.com/usabasketball and www.youtube.com/therealusabasketball.