WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-green01, ww color green

Sports

Lynx’s Reeve 1 Of 3 Coaches Named To U.S. National Team

View Comments
(credit: David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

(credit: David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. Frank, Rosie, Amelia & Chris Take On Mega-Putt
  2. 4 Things To Know For 8/27
  3. Young Wolves Get Big Welcome At The Fair
  4. Learn About Minnesota's Wine Country At State Fair
  5. Good Question: What Draws Someone To Terrorism?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve, who has led her team to two WNBA titles in the last three seasons, has been named as an assistant coach for Team U.S.A in the FIBA World Championships.

Reeve will be on the coaching staff with two other assistants under head coach Geno Auriemma, the women’s basketball coach at Connecticut. U.S.A. Basketball made the announcement Monday. It’s the first time Reeve has been chosen to coach a national team.

Reeve has helped lead the Lynx to three straight appearances in the WNBA Finals, with two titles. That included having Olympians on the roster including Maya Moore, Seimone Augustus and Lindsay Whalen.

The U.S. National Team will kick off its training for the FIBA World Championships in early September at the U.S. Naval Academy in Maryland. The world championship begins on Sept. 27 in Istanbul, Turkey.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,811 other followers