USA Basketball announced that Michigan State Women’s Basketball Coach Suzy Merchant will be named as Women’s basketball teams for the 2019 Pan American games.
“First off I would say it’s extremely humbling,” Merchant said in a press release. “I don’t think there’s a prouder moment in your profession than to be able to represent your country and have the opportunity to win a gold medal. I feel very blessed and honored to have this opportunity.”
Merchant who was assistant coach of the 2019 USA basketball team where they go 7-0 to take home the world university games gold medal by beating the 83-64 to russia.