Former Canisius guard Billy Baron Named to Team USA

Former Canisius guard Billy Baron Named to Team USA

Former Canisius guard Billy Baron ’14 is one of 12 players named to the official USA Basketball roster for the 2017 FIBA Men’s AmeriCup, USA Basketball announced Monday night. Baron, the 2014 MAAC Player of the Year, is the first former Golden Griffin to represent his home country in a FIBA event since Micheal Meeks ’96 played for Team Canada in the 2002 FIBA World Championship…

The injury to Paul George leaves roster uncertainty for Team USA

The injury to Paul George leaves roster uncertainty for Team USA

That leaves the two wing positions — the off-guard spot that most likely belongs to James Harden and small forward. George not being available truncates the wingspan of this team, a front-court that was already void of several All-Stars after Kevin Love, Blake Griffin and LaMarcus Aldridge all dropped out…

Navy Alums Lead Team USA to Bronze Medal

Navy Alums Lead Team USA to Bronze Medal

Jordan Sugars (’12), Romeo Garcia (’11) and Calvin White (’07) competed on Team USA this past week at the SHAPE Tournament. SHAPE is the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, which is the Headquarters of Allied Command Operations (ACO), one of NATO’s two strategic military commands…