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Collier, Samuelson To Join 9 Former UConn Players In Team USA Camp

UConn juniors Napheesa Collier and Katie Lou Samuelson are among 30 players invited to USA Basketball Women's National Team training camp later this month.

The list of invited players also includes nine former UConn players: Tina Charles, Sue Bird, Stefanie Dolson, Tiffany Hayes, Maya Moore, Breanna Stewart, Kiah Stokes, Diana Taurasi and Morgan Tuck. The camp is Sept. 30-Oct. 2 in Santa Barbara, Calif., and is the first training session under national team coach Dawn Staley of South Carolina.

Staley and her staff — which includes UConn graduate and former Hartford coach Jennifer Rizzotti of George Washington — will be evaluating players for future events, such as the 2018...