Category: Latest News Written by Scott Burgess
When you put Cliff Alexander (Curie) and Larry Austin (Springfield Lanphier) on the same team good things are going to happen. Add in the fact that it is 3 on 3 they are pretty much unstoppable.
The state of Illinois duo led the USA to the 18U FIBA Americas 3 on 3 Gold Medal over the weekend. The USA team that also included DeMonte Flannigan (Villa Angela-St. Joseph, OH) and Dominique Collier (Denver East, CO) took home the gold with a 7-0 record including a victory in the final game over Puerto Rico.
The USA squad now advances to the World Championships September 26-29 in Jakarta, Indonesia.