Turner selected to U18 team

Incoming University of Texas freshman Myles Turner has been named to the 12-person 2014 USA Basketball Men's U18 National Team roster, USA Basketball announced Sunday.

Turner was one of 24 of the country's top 18-and-unders invited to try out for the team, which will be coached by Florida head coach Billy Donovan and be assisted by Providence head coach Ed Cooley and Arizona head coach Sean Miller.

This will be Turner's second stint with USA Basketball. He was also a member of the 2014 USA Junior National Select Team that defeated a World Select Team 84-73 in the 2014 Nike Hoop Summit in April.

He also participated in the 2013 USA Developmental National Team mini-camp.

Turner will continue to train with the team from June 15-19. He's expected to be back in Austin in early July.

2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship Schedule

(Team USA schedule only)

(all times Central, all games at USOTC in Colorado Springs)

Preliminary Round

Friday, June 20 - 6:30 p.m. USA vs. Uruguay

Saturday, June 21

6:30 p.m. USA vs. Mexico

Sunday, June 22

6:30 p.m. USA vs. Argentina

Championship Round

Monday, June 23 - Semifinals

Tuesday, June 24 - Finals


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