Durr, Samuelson Invited To U.S. U-16 Team Trials

UConn Class of 2015 targets Asia Durr, a 5-foot-11 guard from Douglasville, Ga., and Katie Lou Samuelson, a 6-3 forward from Santa Ana, Calif., are among 33 players invited to compete in the U-16 National Team trials at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. May 23-27, USA Basketball announced today.

USA Basketball is also conducting an open application process that is expected to add another 100-125 players who will compete for a roster spot on the U-16 Team.

The final 12-member team is expected to be announced early May 27. It will then reassemble for training camp U.S. Olympic Training Center June 10-16.

The FIBA Americas U-16 Championship will be held in Cancun, Mexico June 19-23.