Banner Day For UConn On USA Basketball Teams

by Categorized: Breanna Stewart, Bria Hartley, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Morgan Tuck, Moriah Jefferson, UConn women's basketball, USA Basketball Date:

Although the official announcement is due later today, tweets coming from the site of USA Basketball’s training site in Colorado Springs are indicating that UConn has gone five for five in placing players on the U19 and World University Games teams that will play this summer.

Breanna Stewart, Morgan Tuck and Moriah Jefferson, who all will be sophomores next season, have made the FIBA U19 team as has high school junior A’ka Wilson, one of UConn’s top recruits for the Class of 2014.

And Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Bria Hartley are among the 12 selected to the World University Games team after a three-day training camp at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.

The World University Games will be held in Kazan, Russia from July 6-17 . Lithuania will host the U19 World Championships from July 18-28.

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