Posts by Scott Mammoser

Scott Mammoser has covered major international events for FIBA, the ISU and World Athletics. He has been to six Olympics and traveled to more than 70 countries.

Cierra Burdick, wearing a navy blue USA pinnie, handles a blue and yellow Wilson basketball.

Who to watch for Team USA at the 3X3 World Cup

June 18, 2022

Burdick, Cox, Joens and Van Lith are headed to Antwerp

Connecticut Sun president and USA Basketball coach Jennifer Rizzotti poses with a Wilson 3X3-branded basketball. (Photo credit: Jennifer Rizzotti/Connecticut Sun)

Why Jennifer Rizzotti was the right choice to lead USA Basketball’s 3X3 Women’s Series

May 14, 2022

‘I want to get people excited about this,’ Rizzotti says

Photo Courtesy of USA Basketball.

U.S. in Group A: FIBA holds World Cup draw

March 3, 2022

Decision still to be made on who will replace Russia

U.S. sweeps opponents, as World Cup qualifying ends

February 15, 2022

China, Japan and Nigeria among teams to earn bids this week

Why USA Basketball chose Dearica Hamby

February 10, 2022

‘I am excited, Hamby said, I don’t take basketball for granted’


How Betnijah Laney returned to USA Basketball for the first time since 2013

February 7, 2022

‘It’s great to be recognized for my efforts, Laney said, and to be around a lot of great players’

Liz Podominick. (photo courtesy of USA Basketball)

Liz Podominick joins USA Basketball with a unique perspective

February 6, 2022

The former Olympic alternate in track and field is now the assistant director for the U.S. women’s basketball program

Cheryl Reeve. (USA Basketball photo)

Who will be joining USA Basketball for its pre-World Cup Qualifiers camp

January 28, 2022

‘The philosophy is WNBA coaches are available in February, Reeve said, and I am thrilled because they are my counterparts’

Graphic via USA Basketball.

USA Basketball names assistants for World Cup qualifiers

January 20, 2022

5 of 12 WNBA head coaches on USA Basketball’s staff

Cheryl Reeve. (USA Basketball photo)

Cheryl Reeve named head coach of U.S. women’s team through 2024 Olympics

December 8, 2021

‘I am here to be a part of one of the greatest dynasties ever’