Former U.S. collegians join UK olympic bid

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The Olympics will be full of basketball players who attended U.S. colleges. Perhaps more on non-U.S. squads than on Team USA, given that stars Kobe Bryant and LeBron James never set foot in college. Team Great Britain is excited about a chance to defend its home turf as hosts of the event, and the group [more]

UK Futures team features US college stars

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Basketball has long been a truly international sport. Some nations have been more successful in implementing the theories and practices of good ol’ Dr. Naismith than others, of course. The United Kingdom would be one of those less assertive roundball non-dynasites, but for how much longer? With the 2012 Olympics set to begin in London, [more]

Washington realistic about it's 'next' Pondexter

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Quincy Pondexter turned a summer spent playing with Team USA at the World University games into the finest season of his career, just missing out on the Pac-10 player of the year. Harry How/Getty Senior forward Matthew Bryan-Amaning is doing the same thing with Great Britain’s national team this summer – but the Washington coaching [more]