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USA 3×3 Women Claim Historic Olympic Berth with FIBA 3×3 OQT Semifinal Win

The USA 3×3 Women’s National Team (6-0) earned a 21-10 quarterfinal win over Belarus (2-3) and a 21-13 semifinal win over Spain (4-2) at the FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament on May 30 in Graz, Austria, to qualify the USA women for the inaugural Olympic 3×3 basketball event this summer in Tokyo. “All the training, […]

FIBA 3×3 OQT: USA Women Earn Wins Against Indonesia & France

The USA 3×3 Women’s National Team (2-0) earned wins in its first two contests at the FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament on May 27 in Graz, Austria, including 21-7 against Indonesia (0-2) and 21-17 versus France (1-1).   The USA women will complete pool games on Saturday, May 29, against Germany (2-0) at 7:05 a.m. […]

USA 3×3 Teams to Play in Big Twelve Invitational May 21-23

 In their final tune-ups before the FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament that will be played May 26-30 in Graz, Austria, the USA 3×3 Men’s and Women’s National Teams will take part in the Big Twelve International 3×3 Tournament from May 21-23 in Voiron, France. The USA 3×3 Men’s National Team, which includes Canyon Barry (Iowa Wolves/Florida/Colorado Springs, […]

Game Schedules Announced for USA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Teams

FIBA has announced the schedules for the 2021 FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournaments that will be held in Graz, Austria, and the USA Men’s and Women’s 3×3 National Teams will kick off play on May 27 in the USA’s final attempt to qualify USA Basketball for the inaugural Tokyo Olympic Games 3×3 competition. The USA […]

USA Men’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Team Begins Training Camp

The 2021 USA Basketball Men’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Team, including Canyon Barry (Iowa Wolves/Florida/Colorado Springs, Colo.), Robbie Hummel (Purdue/Valparaiso, Ind.), Dominique Jones (Fort Hays State/Harlem, N.Y.) and Kareem Maddox (Princeton/Los Angeles, Calif.), will train March 12-18 in Orlando, Florida, in preparation for the 2021 FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament that will be played March 26-30 in Graz, Austria. Olympic berths will go […]

Katie Lou Samuelson Added to USA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Team

Katie Lou Samuelson (Seattle Storm/Connecticut/ Huntington Beach, Calif.) was named to the four-member USA Women’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Team, which will compete for an Olympic berth at the FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament May 26-30 in Austria. The top three teams at the FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament will earn a berth into the Tokyo […]

USA Women Draw Japan, France, Nigeria for Olympic Preliminary Round Play

FIBA conducted the draw for the Tokyo Olympics Women’s Basketball competition virtually Tuesday from its headquarters in Mies, Switzerland, and the U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team has been drawn into Group A alongside host Japan, France and Nigeria for the July 26-Aug. 2 preliminary round. Rounding out the 12-team field are Canada, Serbia, South Korea […]