2017 Coaching staff announced

Ty McCoy, Walter Tigers Tubingen (BBL)

The Worldwide Invitational is proud to announce its 2017 coaching staff.   Our 2017 staff marks the return of five of our 2016 WSMi and includes, Stefano Cioppi (Sport Director of Victoria Libertas Pesaro – Italy-SerieA), Brian Lynch (Proximus Spirou Charleroi – Belgian Scooore League), Aaron Fearne (Cairns Taipans – Australian NBL), Johan Roijakkers (BG Goettingen – German BBL), and Ryan Pannone (Hapoel Jerusalem – Israeli Winner League).  Our five new coaches are Sebastian Machowski (Eisbaeren Bremerhaven – German BBL), Tyron McCoy (Walter Tigers Tuebingen – German BBL), Daniel Goethals (Belfius Mons-Hainaut – Belgian Scooore League), Ronnie McCollum (Limburg United – Belgian Scooore League), and Vitali Stepanovski (BK Khimk – Ukraine Superleague).

82% of our 2016 camp participants signed to play professional in the 2016-17 season and you can click here to see where all the players signed.  With UNLV being the centerpiece of the summer free agency signing period, our camp will again be located at the UNLV Student Wellness & Recreation Center, which is 500 meters from the Thomas and Mack Center (Home of the NBA League).

To be eligible for the 2017 Worldwide Invitational, all applicants must register before 6:30 pm US Eastern time on June 30, 2017.  The player draft pool will be capped at 200 players with 64 being selected from that group on July 1st, 2017.  The registration fee is $189 and $89 will be reimbursed to those players that are not drafted (the registration fee will move to $219 after May 1, 2017 and $99 will be reimbursed to those players that are not drafted).