The Gems will take on the world's best in Thailand.
Contests against five – and possibly as many as eight – teams that qualified for postseason play last March highlight the Arizona State women's basketball team's 2019 non-conference schedule.
Canada Basketball today announced that Arizona State University sophomore guard Taya Hanson will be one of 12 athletes representing Canada at the FIBA U19 Women's Basketball World Cup 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand (July 20-28).
Women's and men's basketball and volleyball will be at the WSU Athletics booth Saturday, while football will be there Sunday.
Women's basketball star Kianna Ibis is Arizona State's female recipient of the 2018-19 Tom Hansen Medal.
The senior will sit out a year and be eligible in 2020-21.