Friday, December 14, 2001

Basketball: USA assistants chosen

Karl to head team

Enquirer news services

        COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Gregg Popovich of the NBA's San Antonio Spurs, Mike Montgomery of Stanford and Kelvin Sampson of Oklahoma were selected as assistant coaches for USA Basketball's 2002 team at the FIBA World Championships.

        Milwaukee Bucks coach George Karl will serve as head coach for the team, which includes Ray Allen of Milwaukee, Jason Kidd of New Jersey and Reggie Miller of Indiana. It will be held Aug.29-Sept.8 at Indianapolis.


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