Tag Archive | South Korea

USA U19 Men Take Down South Korea 132-60 in Record-Breaking Fashion to Advance to the Quarterfinals at the 2021 FIBA U19 World Cup

An Impressive effort from start to finish led the USA (4-0) to a record-breaking 132-60 defeat of South Korea (0-4) in the round of 16 matchup, advancing USA to the quarterfinals at the 2021 FIBA U19 World Cup for Men in Riga, Latvia. The USA finished with U19 men’s single-game records in points (132), rebounds […]

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, […]

Sky Blue FC Announces 24-Player Roster Ahead of Challenge Cup

Sky Blue FC announced its 24-player roster ahead of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup presented by Secret Deodorant. The club’s first match is Wednesday, April 14 at 7:00 p.m. ET at Orlando Pride. The Challenge Cup will be followed by a 24-match regular season scheduled to begin on May 15. The Club now features 24 players […]

U.S. Men’s Olympic Basketball Draw And Preliminary Round Schedule Announced

FIBA (International Basketball Federation) conducted the draw for the Tokyo Olympics Men’s Basketball competition virtually Tuesday from its headquarters in Mies, Switzerland, and the U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team has been drawn into Group A alongside 2019 FIBA World Cup bronze medalist France, 2017 Asia Cup runner-up Iran, and the winner of the FIBA Olympic […]

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 […]

Sky Blue FC Announces 2021 Preseason Roster

Sky Blue FC announced today its 28-player preseason roster for the 2021 National Women’s Soccer League season. The 2021 season begins with the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup on April 9. The Challenge Cup will be followed by a 24-match regular season is scheduled to begin on May 15 with Sky Blue FC playing home matches […]

1988 Olympic gold medalist “Merciless” Ray Mercer Looks back at his Olympic experience

Thirty-two years after he captured an Olympic gold medal, “Merciless” Ray Mercer fondly remembers his Olympic experience like it was last month. Mercer, who is the only American heavyweight champion to knock out all of his Olympic opponents, went on to become world heavyweight champion as a professional for our “heavyweight double.” For Mercer, it […]