Candace Parker will be the only non-WNBA player playing for the United States
in Brazil this month. Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images
WOMEN ROSTER IS SET
USA Women's World Championship Team has named its final roster and has concluded
leg of preparation for the FIBA World Championships. Shock forward Cheryl
Ford, Comets center Michelle Snow and University of Tennessee forward Candace
Parker will fill out the remaining available roster spots. The U.S.
concluded its training with a 56-49
win against Australia in an exhibition match.
Last week, Lauren Hill of Mount St. Joseph University courageously took the floor for her first college game, refusing to let an inoperable brain tumor keep her from achieving her dream – and WNBA stars Elena Delle Donne and Tamika Catchings were on hand to lend their support.