Can College athletes be on Team USA?


Can a Mens College Basketball player be on the USA Mens olympic team? Or is it just NBA players that are allowed?

Yes
However it may be difficult to keep up with your studies and fullfill any scholarship obligations you may have while playing on the team. The obligation is not just a couple of weeks for the Olympics.

it’s not who’s allowed, it’s who makes it. So yes a college player could be on team USA basketball team

Only if they’re good enough. And the college athletes who are ‘good enough’ get drafted into the NBA.

you have to be at least 16 to qualify
and make it past trials

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