Posts by Scott Mammoser

Scott Mammoser has covered major international events for FIBA, World Athletics and the International Skating Union. He has been to six Olympics and traveled to more than 90 countries.

Team USA center Brittney Griner shoots a right-handed fadeaway shot over a male practice player.

‘She’s so dope’: Team USA players react to Brittney Griner’s return to camp

April 6, 2024

This month’s camp was only Griner’s second time training with Team USA since her release from a Russian prison

How New Mexico became a surprise team in the Mountain West this season

February 25, 2024

Scott Mammoser explains how New Mexico has surprised fans this year and defied predictions of playing just an average season

Team USA head coach Cheryl Reeve watches the action of her team's win over Senegal. Photo courtesy of USA Basketball.

How Cheryl Reeve’s bench will look in Paris

February 17, 2024

Thibault, Lawson and Taylor return to sidelines for Olympics

The U.S. women’s basketball team stands behind a banner on the court after winning an Olympic qualifying tournament in Belgium.

How the Paris Olympics field was finalized over the weekend

February 12, 2024

Germany will join group of 11 returnees from Tokyo Games

Team USA survives Belgium with two-point win to open Olympic Qualifying Tournament

February 8, 2024

‘The adversity we faced is something I was hoping for, we got that and then some’

How the Jacobs sisters went from La Salle teammates to Mountain West rivals

January 11, 2024

The Australians are in their first seasons with Nevada and Fresno State

Colorado State guard McKenna Hofschild dribbles the ball near center court with her right hand.

McKenna Hofschild keeps starring for Colorado State, but Sanna Ström brings new energy

January 6, 2024

Hofschild leads Division I in assists, while Ström has brought size, toughness as a transfer

UNLV’s Desi-Rae Young carrying big expectations into senior season

November 20, 2023

UNLV center blazing through November schedule

How Azurá Stevens became a Pan-American Games gold medalist

November 2, 2023

‘It’s always a special opportunity, not to be taken for granted.’

UNLV center Desi-Rae Young gathers the ball on the right side of her body and makes a move around a defender.

2023-24 Mountain West Conference preview

October 29, 2023

UNLV and Young looking to repeat; Colorado State’s Hofschild is Preseason Player of the Year