Arizona Wildcats' Miller to help coach U18 national team - Tucson News Now

Arizona Wildcats' Miller to help coach U18 national team

Sean Miller Sean Miller
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Arizona men's basketball Coach Sean Miller has been selected as an assistant coach for the 2014 USA Basketball Men's U18 national team.

The team will compete under head Coach Billy Donovan (Florida) in the FIBA Americas U18 Championship. Dates and location of the event have not yet been announced.

Providence's Ed Cooley was also chosen as an assistant.

"I had a tremendous experience representing my country in 1991 as a player on the USA World University Games team, and I couldn't be more excited for a chance to once again be part of USA Basketball," Miller said in a news release. "Our program here at Arizona has a long and successful relationship with USA Basketball and I'm honored to add to that legacy."

Miller won a gold medal while playing for USA Basketball at the 1991 World University Games.

The 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship will feature team from eight countries, including the United States, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Uruguay.

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