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USA Basketball November 2022 Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team Announced

USA Basketball recently announced the 12-man roster for the USA Basketball November 2022 Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team. The USA will play two games as part of their fifth qualifying window (out of six total) leading into the 2023 FIBA Men’s World Cup. The United States plays host to Brazil on Friday, Nov. 11 at […]

Hofstra Wright-Foreman Named To USA Basketball’s FIBA Men’s World Cup Roster

Former Hofstra Men’s Basketball standout Justin Wright-Foreman has been named to the 12-man roster for the February 2021 USA World Cup Qualifying Team. Wright-Foreman, a 2019 graduate of Hofstra, also recently signed with the Birmingham Squadron of the NBA G League. The Squadron are the NBA affiliate of the New Orleans Pelicans.  Since departing Hofstra, […]

Speedy Claxton To Lead The Hofstra Men’s Basketball Program

 Past. Present. Future. That is what defines Speedy Claxton and his relationship with the Hofstra Men’s Basketball program. During his spectacular playing career, he lifted the Pride to the NCAA Tournament. Over the last eight years as a member of the coaching staff, he helped guide the team back to the top of the conference. […]

Wilson Unveils New Official Game Ball Ahead of 2021 WNBA Season

Wilson Sporting Goods Co., in partnership with the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), unveiled the league’s new official game ball before the start of the milestone 25th WNBA season. “We are thrilled to be tipping off our partnership with the WNBA in advance of a historic 25th milestone season,” said Amanda Lamb, Global Marketing Director, Team Sports […]

USA Basketball and Mondelēz International Announce Multiyear Marketing And Licensing Partnership

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ), the National Basketball Association (NBA) and USA Basketball announced a multiyear partnership that makes the leading snacking company an Official Partner of the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), NBA G League, NBA 2K League and USA Basketball. As part of the partnership, Mondelez International will create a variety of […]

Hofstra Alum Hernandez Named Head Coach Of Greensboro Swarm; Richardson Also On Staff

Hofstra University alum Jay Hernandez has been named the head coach of the Greensboro Swarm for the upcoming NBA G League bubble starting in February at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Florida. In addition, fellow Hofstra alum Norman Richardson will serve as an assistant coach […]

USA Basketball — Coaching Staff and Training Camp Roster announced for November 2020 USA Men’s AmeriCup Qualifying Team

Returning former NBA head coach Mike Fratello and featuring 11 players who were active in the NBA G League in 2019-20 and six players with USA Basketball experience, USA Basketball today announced the coaching staff and the 13 players who will participate in the USA’s Nov. 23-28 training camp to determine the 12-man roster for […]