FIBA Americas

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FIBA Americas
FIBA Americas logo.jpg
Formation October 11, 1975
Type Sports federation
Headquarters San Juan, Puerto Rico
Membership
44 national associations
Official language
English and Spanish
President
Horacio Muratore (acting) Usie Richards (elect)
Website http://www.fibaamericas.com

FIBA Americas (Spanish: Confederación Panamericana de Baloncesto, French: FIBA Amériques) is a zone within FIBA (International Basketball Federation). It is one of FIBA's five continental confederations. FIBA Americas is responsible for the organization and governance of the major international tournaments in the Americas. It has 44 FIBA Federations and is headquartered in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The current FIBA Americas President elect is Usie Richards of the United States Virgin Islands.

Members[edit]

Country Association National teams FIBA
affiliation
CONCECABA
Caribbean (CBC)
 Antigua and Barbuda
 Aruba
 Bahamas
 Barbados Barbados Amateur Basketball Association 1962
 Bermuda Bermuda Basketball Association 1998
 British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands Amateur Basketball Federation 1979
 Cayman Islands Cayman Islands Basketball Association 1976
 Cuba Federación Cubana de Baloncesto
 Dominica
 Dominican Republic
 Grenada Grenada National Basketball Association 1975
 Guyana Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation 1961
 Haiti
 Jamaica Jamaica Basketball Association 1962
 Montserrat
 Puerto Rico Federación de Baloncesto de Puerto Rico 1957
 Saint Kitts and Nevis
 Saint Lucia St. Lucia Basketball Federation 1997
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines St. Vincent and the Grenadines Basketball Association 1984
 Suriname
 Trinidad and Tobago
 Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands National Basketball 2002
 U.S. Virgin Islands
Central America (COCABA)
 Belize
 Costa Rica
 El Salvador
 Guatemala
 Honduras
 Mexico Asociación Deportiva Mexicana de Básquetbol
 Nicaragua
 Panama
North America
 Canada Canada Basketball 1936
 United States USA Basketball
South America (CONSUBASQUET)
 Argentina Confederación Argentina de Básquetbol 1932
 Bolivia Federación Boliviana de Basquetbol
 Brazil Confederação Brasileira de Basketball 1935
 Chile Federación de Básquetbol de Chile
 Colombia Federación Colombiana de Baloncesto
 Ecuador Federación Ecuatoriana de Basquetbol
 Paraguay Confederación Paraguaya de Básquetbol 1947
 Peru Federación Peruana de Basketball 1936
 Uruguay Federación Uruguaya de Basketball
 Venezuela Federación Venezolana de Baloncesto

Top ten FIBA America's teams[edit]

FIBA Americas zones.svg


Rank Men Points Rank Women Points
1  United States 1000.0 1  United States 1000.0
4  Argentina 455.0 7  Brazil 296.0
9  Brazil 273.0 9  CanadaC 280.0
16  Puerto Rico 97.2 13  Cuba 131.0
18  Dominican Republic 87.6 15  Argentina 124.2
19  Mexico 86.6 25  Puerto Rico 44.8
22  VenezuelaC 70.4 27  Chile 36.8
26  Canada 61.8 31  Venezuela 29.6
27  Uruguay 38.4 33  Dominican Republic 24.0
33  Panama 27.2 36  Jamaica 18.4

C Current zone champion

FIBA Americas competitions[edit]

FIBA Americas regional competitions[edit]

Current champions[edit]

Men's Women's U-18 Men's U-18 Women's U-16 Men's U-16 Women's
Venezuela Venezuela Canada Canada United States USA United States USA United States USA Canada Canada

See also[edit]

External links[edit]