USA Basketball getting ready to go

The World University team started leaving this weekend for Colorado Springs training camp:

Elena Delle Donne (Delaware/Wilmington, Del.); Skylar Diggins (Notre Dame/South Bend, Ind.); Jacki Gemelos (USC/Stockton, Calif.); Keisha Hampton (DePaul/Philadelphia, Pa.); Glory Johnson (Knoxville, Tenn./Tennessee); Shenise Johnson (Miami/Henrietta, N.Y.); Natalie Novosel (Notre Dame/Lexington, Ky.); Chiney Ogwumike (Stanford/Cypress, Texas); Nnemkadi Ogwumike (Stanford/Cypress, Texas); Devereaux Peters (Notre Dame/Chicago, Ill.); Odyssey Sims (Baylor/Irving, Texas); Shekinna Stricklen (Tennessee/Morrilton, Ark.); and April Sykes (Rutgers/Starkville, Miss.).

One will be cut by next Monday. The 12-woman roster will train in China Aug. 10-13 and will begin competition Aug. 14.

In USA Basketbll National Team news, Brittney Griner and Courtney Vandersloot were added to the roster.