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USA Basketball Reveals 2024 Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament Roster

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USA Basketball revealed the 2024 USA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament Team after a training camp spanning three days in Brooklyn, New York. The team is set to participate in the 2024 FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament, scheduled to take place in Antwerp, Belgium from February 8 to 11.

Five-time Olympic champion Diana Taurasi (2004, 2008, 2012, 2016, 2020) headlines the team and is one of seven Olympians on the roster, including Ariel Atkins (2020), Napheesa Collier (2020), Jewell Loyd (2020), Kelsey Plum (2020, 3×3), Breanna Stewart (2016, 2020) and Jackie Young (2020, 3×3).

2024 USA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament Team

# NAME POS TEAM (2023) COLLEGE
7 Ariel Atkins G Washington Texas
14 Aliyah Boston F/C Indiana South Carolina
11 Napheesa Collier F/G Minnesota Connecticut
17 Kahleah Copper F/G Chicago Rutgers
13 Rhyne Howard G Atlanta Kentucky
6 Sabrina Ionescu G New York Oregon
4 Jewell Loyd G Seattle Notre Dame
5 Kelsey Plum G Las Vegas Washington
10 Breanna Stewart C New York Connecticut
12 Diana Taurasi G Phoenix Connecticut
43 Alyssa Thomas F Connecticut Maryland
8 Jackie Young G Las Vegas Notre Dame

2021-24 USA National Team head coach: Cheryl Reeve (Minnesota Lynx)
Assistant Coaches: Mike Thibault (Washington Mystics), Curt Miller (Los Angeles Sparks)
Court Coach: Tanisha Wright (Atlanta Dream)

Boston and Howard make their USA Basketball senior debuts in Belgium. Young will make her 5-on-5 national team debut.

2024 FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament Details

  • The United States qualified for the 2024 Olympic Summer Games due to their gold medal victory at the 2022 World Cup. Despite already qualifying, the USA is participating in the quadrennial qualifying tournament.
  • The tournament will take place in Antwerp and will feature four nations.
  • The USA’s match schedule is as follows:
    • Belgium: Feb. 8 at 2:45 p.m. ET
    • Nigeria: Feb. 9 at 12:15 p.m. ET
    • Senegal: Feb. 11 at 1:15 p.m. ET
  • All USA Basketball games will be streamed free for Courtside 1891 subscribers.
  • Three other Olympic Qualifying Tournaments will occur simultaneously in Brazil, China, and Hungary.
  • The top three teams from each qualifying tournament, including the USA and France, will qualify for the Olympics.

 

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