Watson among Junior finalists

Tennessee's C.J. Watson is among 16 finalists for the USA Basketball Junior World Chamionship Team.
June 2, 2003

16 finalists for USA Junior Team named

16 finalists for the 2003 USA Basketball Men's Junior World Championship Team were announced today. The USA Junior squad will compete July 10-20 in the 2003 FIBA Men's Junior World Championship Tournament that was recently moved from Malaysia to Thessaloniki, Greece. The USA has been placed in Group C, joining China, Nigeria and Slovenia and will be coached by Ernie Kent of Oregon. Five of the team members played for Kent in last year's junior qualifying team.
June 1, 2003

Ack's Insights

In this week's edition, Billy Ball will press more, Summer A, Chris Leak honored again and more.
May 21, 2003

52 Players invited to USA Basketball Men's Trials

USA Basketball announced that 52 of the top high school and college players have accepted invitations to participate in the 2003 USA Basketball Men's National Team Trials. The Trials will be held May 30-June 1 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. Twenty five players who earned collegiate all-conference honors in 2002-03 and 15 college freshmen were named to their conference all-freshman teams. The Big Ten leads the way with nine players selected to participate.
May 15, 2003

Abukar Chooses Florida

Mohamed Abukar was released from his NLI to Georgia, but the 6-9 forword will stay in the SEC. Abukar announced this afternoon that he'll attend Florida...
May 15, 2003

The Steal Of 2003

Who is the best player that you won't find on any top 100 national rankings? Our vote goes to Marcus Slaughter, a 6-8 power forward from Riverside (Calif.) North...
May 12, 2003