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Olympic Team Finalist List Features Stewart; Team To Train At UConn Next Month

Olympic Team Finalist List Features Stewart; Team To Train At UConn Next Month

UConn's Breanna Stewart, the only college player on USA Basketball's 2014 World Championship team, is among 25 finalists for the 2016 U.S. Olympic team that will train at UConn Feb. 21-23.

Included on the list are 15 players who have earned a combined 41 Olympic and FIBA World Championship gold medals. The finalists were selected by the USA Basketball women's national team player selection committee – which includes Connecticut Sun general manager Chris Sienko. This group will also select the official 12-member U.S. Olympic Team later this year.

"I think the committee has a tough decision ahead of it," USA and UConn coach Geno Auriemma said in a press...

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