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Highlights of the week include a 29-point performance by Ariel Atkins and a 25-point output by Brittney Griner.
Liz Podominick was announced on Jan. 12, 2022, as the USA Basketball Women’s National Team program assistant director.
Kayla McBride continues to lead EuroLeauge scorers at an even clip of 20.0 ppg.
Teresa Edwards, the original GOAT of USA Basketball as the first five-time Olympic medalist, has detailed her basketball journey in the audiobook “Black Gold,” available on Audible.com.
Olympic gold medalist Ariel Atkins and 3x3 AmeriCup gold medalist Brionna Jones were two of the top performers of the week.
Sue Bird is the 2021 USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year after capturing her fifth-straight Olympic gold medal at the Tokyo Games.
Gregg Popovich and Dawn Staley will share the 2021 USA Basketball National Coach of the Year award.
Following gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics, the U.S. Olympic Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams were named co-recipients of the USA Basketball Team of the Year Award.
Brittney Sykes was hot in Australia, while games continued in the EuroLeague as the EuroCup was off ahead of playoffs.
Cheryl Reeve, who as an assistant coach for the USA Basketball Women’s National Team helped the U.S. claim gold medals at the 2016 and 2020 Olympic Games and 2014 and 2018 FIBA World Cups, will take the reins of the program through 2024.