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2015 Summer Games Torch is lit at the Sorbonne in Paris


PARIS – With 46 days left to the start of the 28th Summer Universiade, the torch lighting ceremony was held yesterday, 18 May, in the courtyard of the Sorbonne University

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USA Women’s Basketball Roster named for Gwangju Games

USA Basketball Women's PAG/WUG Team Trials

Colorado Springs, CO – The 12-member roster for the 2015 USA Basketball Women’s World University Games Team, which was announced following three days of trials that featured 51 athletes at

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Team draw for 2015 Summer Games sets USA pool play


The draw for the team sports on the Summer Universiade program in Gwangju was held on Monday in Gwangju, Korea.  The Team Draw was attended by the Heads of Delegation

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Kansas Men’s Basketball to represent USA TEAM in the 2015 World University Games

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LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas men’s basketball will represent the United States at the 2015 World University Games, July 3-14, in Gwangju, Korea, KU officials announced Tuesday. The Kansas basketball team

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Plethora of USA Basketball Players to play in NCAA Tournament


March 18, 2014 – They played together in Kazan, Russia for Team USA and now will competing against each other in the NCAA Tournament starting this week.  10 men’s players

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