Basketball takes local elites on international tours


Maryland's Brionna Jones made the 2015 USA Basketball Women's World University Games Team. Former George Washington coach Joe McKeown is the head coach for the WUG squad. That team was also announced May 17. teams appear to be unbalanced. The Pan Am has six guards, but only one center. The WUG team has only three guards, but two centers.


This year's Pan Am Games are scheduled to be held in Cheap authentic jerseys Toronto, July 10 26. The team returns to the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, July 3 for the start of training camp and will depart for the competition in Canada, on July 8.


Team USA is in Group A and will take on Brazil on July 16, Dominican Republic on July 17 and Puerto Rico on July 18 in the preliminary round. Competing in Group B will be Argentina, Canada, Cuba and Venezuela.


The top two teams from each preliminary round group will advance to the medal round semifinals on July 19, while the third and fourth placed teams will for fifth eighth places. The semifinal winners will compete for the gold medal on July 20, while the semifinal losers will play for bronze.


The USA players and coaches for the 2015 USA WUG team will return to Colorado Springs for training camp on June 18 July 2, before departing for the event. The 2015 WUG women's basketball competition will be held July 4 13 in Gwangju, South Korea.


Team USA is in Group C and will play Italy on July 5, China on July 6 and Czech Republic on July 7. Playing in Group A will be Canada, Nfl jerseys wholesale Hungary, Mozambique and South Korea; Group B includes Japan, Mexico, Russia and Sweden; and Group D features Australia, Brazil, Taipei and Uganda.


The quarterfinals will be played on July 9, the semifinals are on July 11, the bronze medal game is on July 12 and the gold medal game is Coach outlet online set for July 13.