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USA Downs Australia to Claim Third-Straight FIBA World Cup Gold

IUPUI journalism graduate assistant Frank Bonner recaps Team USA’s third-straight FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup gold medal for usab.com. They defeated Australia, 73-56.

https://www.usab.com/news-events/news/2018/09/wwc-6-aus.aspx#.W7HQLy-zceE.email

Postcard from the World Cup: Feeling In My Element On A Global Stage

Having the chance to cover the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup has been the opportunity of a lifetime.

Spending 13 days in the Canary Islands is an unbelievable experience in itself, but having the responsibility of covering the USA Basketball Women’s National Team on its World Cup journey is unheard of for a 25-year-old journalist […]

Defense Propels USA Past Nigeria, 71-40, and Into Semifinals

The ⁦Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame⁩ resume of Sue Bird has been well documented. IUPUI journalism student Frank Bonner shows how her leadership, after a challenging first half for Team USA pushed the USA into the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup semis.

https://www.usab.com:443/news-events/news/2018/09/wwc-4-ngr.aspx

Look Ahead: USA vs. Nigeria

Frank Bonner and Ryan Gregory of the Sports Capital Journalism Program at IUPUI are reporting on the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup in Spain for USAB.com, the website of USA Basketball.

The day before the meeting between the USA and first-time quarterfinalist Nigeria, Bonner and Gregory break down the start of single-elimination play for the […]

Postcard from the World Cup: On Entering The Mixed Zone

At the end of my first day covering the USA Basketball Women’s National Team in the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup, I felt like I was just initiated into the fraternity of journalists.

This feeling didn’t come to me while I was sitting in the media room waiting for the games to start. It wasn’t […]