McDermott Makes First Cut For Junior National Team
Posted: 28 June, 2013
COLORADO SPRINGS (NRN) - Following three days of training camp at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., that kicked off on June 24 with 26 of the nation’s top collegiate athletes, the USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Team Committee announced 16 finalists for the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s World University Games Team.
On the list of finalists is Creighton’s Doug McDermott. Training camp will continue in Colorado Springs through June 30, and the 12-member roster will be announced prior to the team’s departure for Russia on July 1. The 2013 World University Games (WUGs) men’s basketball competition will be played July 7-16 in Kazan, Russia.