The Pan Am team started slowly with losses to Uruguay and Panama and finished with a disappointing fifth-place finish, but you can't blame Derrick Low, writes Andy Katz.
Joey Dorsey's mouth got him in trouble against Greg Oden in March, but the Memphis senior won't stop talking. And college basketball is better because of that, writes Andy Katz.
That game-winning shot that sealed VCU's upset of Duke in the NCAA Tournament was Eric Maynor's greatest moment and Jon Scheyer's lowest point. The two met again at the Pan Am trials last week.
The Pan Am Games about to begin, the USA Basketball selection committee took to thinning the U.S.'s roster from 30 to 14 Saturday.
Duke guard DeMarcus Nelson injured his left hand during the Pan Am Trials Thursday night and will be sent back to Durham, N.C., Saturday for further evaluation.
The Pan Am Games cut from 30 players to the final 12 may be tougher than the competition in Brazil, writes Andy Katz.
Brian Butch is still rehabbing that grisly elbow injury that sidelined him at the end of February. But he's just happy to be back on the court at the Pan Am Games team trials.