The 2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers Are Coming to Surf City
USA Basketball is making its first-ever appearance in Santa Cruz as Team USA competes to qualify for the 2019 World Cup. Led by Head Coach Jeff Van Gundy, Team USA’s roster is comprised of top NBA G League players, including Santa Cruz Warriors’ Damion Lee. They’re currently 2-0 in group play with wins over Puerto Rico and Mexico. Courtesy of Kaiser Permanente, Team USA T-shirts will be given out to the first 1,000 fans.