USA qualifiers roster announced with Munford included

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Dionysis Aravantinos

14/Nov/17 17:51

The USA Basketball World Cup Qualification Committee announced Team USA’s roster for the upcoming qualifiers for the World Cup.

By Dionysis Aravantinos /

Team USA’s roster was announced earlier today featuring 11 players currently playing in the G-League, including Xavier Munford who played in Barcelona last season and Semaj Christon who remains a free-agent in the NBA.

The team will be coached by former NBA head coach Jeff Van Gundy who led the USA squad to a 5-0 record and the gold medal at the FIBA AmeriCup Championship. The first qualifying game is against Puerto Rico on November 23rd.

The 12-man roster:

Larry Drew II, Reggie Hearn, Xavier Munford, Jameel Warney, Markel Brown, Semaj Christon, Jarell Eddie, Amile Jefferson, Kennedy Meeks, Elijah Millsap, Donald Sloan, Travis Wear.