Report: U.S. receives extension

Updated: May 8, 2012, 8:28 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo won't have to submit the 12-man roster for the men's Olympic basketball team until July 8, according to a USA Today report.

According to the report, Colangelo asked for and received an extension on selecting the final roster. The original deadline set by the U.S. Olympic Committee was June 18, but Colangelo will now have until July 8, two days after the start of training camp in Las Vegas.

The U.S. recently added college player of the year Anthony ...

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