USA Basketball Women’s National Team to Host Exhibition Tournament

by June 09, 2016
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The USA Basketball Women’s National Team is hosting a four-team exhibition tournament with stops in Delaware, Connecticut and New York. The other teams involved in the¬†tournament are Australia, Canada and France.

Tickets will go on sale starting June 13. For ticket information visit USAB.com/showcase.

Details from USA Basketball:

Fans will have an opportunity to watch the 2016 USA Basketball Women’s National Team live in action this summer during the 2016 USA Basketball Showcase presented by Verizon. The USA Basketball Women’s National Team will host Australia, Canada and France in a four-team, three-stop tournament July 27-31 in Newark, Delaware, Bridgeport, Connecticut and New York.

 

Featuring the world’s second-ranked team Australia, 2015 FIBA Americas Championship gold medalist Canada and 2012 Olympic silver medalist France, the USA Basketball Showcase tips-off at the University of Delaware’s Bob Carpenter Center with a 5 p.m. (all times listed are local, EDT) start on July 27 for Australia-Canada, followed by a 7:30 p.m. clash between the USA and France. The July 29 games feature a 4:30 p.m. start at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport between Australia and France, while the USA takes on Canada at 7 p.m. On the tournament’s final day at Madison Square Garden, Canada and France tip-off at 1:30 p.m., while the USA and Australia will begin play at 4 p.m.

 

From there, the U.S. team will travel to Houston for United States Olympic Team processing and a final practice on Aug. 2, prior to traveling to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.