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2014 FIBA World Championship Groups Set

Team USA plays against Serbia, China, and Angola.

Dawn Staley to coach women's U18 national team

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South Carolina coach Dawn Staley will coach the U.S. women's under-18 team at the FIBA Americas championships this summer.

3x3 World Championships: USA Claims First-Ever Title, Diggins Nabs Skills Challenge Silver

The fearsome foursome of Chiney Ogwumike, Skylar Diggins, Bria Hartley and Ann Strother etched their names in the USA basketball record book, earning the first-ever gold medal in the 3x3 World...

Brittney Griner's decision not to go to Olympics

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Brittney Griner won't be taking the last spot on the 2012 United State Olympic team this year, due to school and family obligations. It's a decision worthy of respect, not derision

USA Basketball falls to Argentina 58-55 in Pan Am Games

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The US team was defeated by Argentina 58-55 in their first contest of the Pan Am Games today. UConn verbal commit Breanna Stewart set a Pan Am Games record of 21 rebounds, to go along with a team-high 18 points and four blocks in the loss. Katelan Redmon (Gonzaga) added 16 points and 8 rebounds to finish as the only other American in double-digit scoring. Noticeably absent from the box score (at least to me) were Kevi Luper (Oral Roberts) and April Sykes (Rutgers). The US faces Puerto Rico tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. ET and finishes up preliminary pool play Sunday at 9 p.m. ET against host Mexico.

2011 USA Basketball Women’s National Team European Tour Roster Announced

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Swin Cash (Seattle Storm), Tina Charles (Connecticut Sun), Brittney Griner (Baylor University), Asjha Jones (Connecticut Sun), Renee Montgomery (Connecticut Sun), Cappie Pondexter (New York Liberty), Sophia Young (San Antonio Silver Stars), Danielle Robinson (San Antonio Silver Stars) will participate in the USA’s first three games of USA Basketball's European tour. Candice Dupree and Diana Taurasi (Phoenix Mercury) will join the team later this week. For more details, visit the USA Basketball link above.

More Than Words: Diana Taurasi Had Friends & Facts on Her Side

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Diana Taurasi talks about bad science and what got her through her darkest moments in the wake of her doping scandal.

USA Basketball Creates Even More Familiarity for Stanford and UConn

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UConn and Stanford face off tonight, but their players have often spent time wearing the same red, white, and blue uniform.

USA 81, France 60: Increasing free throw rate adds to potent USA attack

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The big story of the first three games has been USA's offensive performance: while they continued to outshoot opponents by a large margin against France, they also got to the free throw line at the highest rate yet with a free throw rate of 44.44%. While Diana Taurasi put up an impressive line with 15 points, Sue Bird was arguably the statistical MVP with an efficient 9 points on 4-for-4 shooting and 3 steals.

Dishin & Swishin: Geno Auriemma, Keeping His Eyes on the Prize

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His is one of the most recognizable names and faces in women's basketball. The architect of one of the most successful college programs in any sport, Geno Auriemma has, beginning today, perhaps...

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