Gates not a finalist

Managing Editor
Posted Jul 31, 2011

University of Cincinnati forward Yancy Gates was not one of the 14 players selected for Team USA.

Colorado SPRINGS, CO - The 14 finalists for Team USA's World University Games squad has been named, and Cincinnati forward Yancy Gates did not make the cut following the three-day training camp.

Gates was one of six BIG EAST players invited to the camp, but the only one not to make the cut.

Team USA will play an exhibition on Aug. 11 before opening play in the World University Games on Aug. 13 against Mexico. The USA has been slotted into Pool D, along with Finland, Hungary, Israel, Mexico and South Korea.

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