2007 USA Basketball College Tour

Previously two USA Basketball National Teams have undertaken a college tour. The historic 1995-96 USA National Team went 20-0 against top NCAA programs, while the 1999-2000 USA National Team compiled a mark of 11-1 during its pre-Olympic training.

Seimone Augustus Minnesota Lynx
Sue Bird Seattle Storm
Kara Braxton Detroit Shock
Jamie Carey Connecticut Sun
Swin Cash Detroit Shock
Katie Feenstra Detroit Shock
Kara Lawson Sacramento Monarchs
Lisa Leslie Los Angeles Sparks
Taj McWilliams-Franklin Los Angeles Sparks
Loree Moore New York Liberty
Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury


Taj McWilliams-Franklin blog
Kara Lawson's blog
Blog: Checking in from a USA practice
Sun coach Thibault helping out USA
Leslie, Bird, Taurasi, Donovan discuss the tour
Leslie returns to USA Basketball roster

Yes, the USA went 8-0 on its college tour. But the level of competition was a great warmup for Beijing. (Robert Rogers/Baylor Athletics)
A Look Back at the Tour
The USA Basketball Women's National Team finished off its 2-week, coast-to-coast college tour with a perfect 8-0 record thanks to a 97-62 victory Thursday night over highly ranked Stanford. Sue Bird led the U.S. with 19 points. | Boxscore | Postgame quotes
Taj hands out her post-tour awards
Leslie nets 25 points, 10 boards in win over USC
Braxton leads U.S. to 51-point win over A&M
Leslie, five others hit double figures in win over ASU
Taurasi, USA improve to 4-0 with win over Baylor
Sun guard Jamie Carey added to U.S. squad
Leslie's return helping to spark the USA
Taurasi terrorizes top-ranked Tennessee
Leslie's 19 lift U.S. past UConn

Wednesday, October 31
USA 90, Maryland 73 Story | Box | Quotes
Friday, November 2
USA 90, Connecticut 74 Story | Box | Quotes | Photos
Sunday, November 4
USA 83, Tennessee 72 Story | Box | Quotes
Tuesday, November 6
USA 82, Baylor 56 Story | Box | Quotes
Thursday, November 8
USA 82, Arizona State 48 Story | Box | Quotes
Sunday, November 11
USA 75, Texas A&M 24 Story | Box | Quotes
Tuesday, November 13
USA 88, USC 64 Story | Box | Quotes
Thursday, November 15
USA 97, Stanford 62 Story | Box | Quotes