Monroe, Drummond invited to Team USA mini camp

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (WXYZ) - It was recently reported that Duke coach Mike Kryzewski will return to coach Team USA in the 2016 Olympics, and coach K may have two local big men vying for a spot on his team.

Detroit Pistons' twin towers of Andre Dummond and Greg Monroe are expected to be among the 24 players in USA Basketball's mini camp in July.

Monroe, 22, is coming off of his third NBA season while Drummond, 19, is finishing up his rookie year in which he was named to the all-rookie season team.

The players will be competing for a spot on the roster to represent USA at the 2014 World Cup in Madrid and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

The U.S. mini camp will be held July 22-24 with a team scrimmage on July 25. The final roster will be announced shortly after.

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