Two NBA stars will play for England at Olympics

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Two NBA stars will play for England at Olympics

From Comcast SportsNetLONDON (AP) Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng is one of three NBA players who have agreed to play on Britain's Olympic team.British basketball says Deng, Detroit Pistons guard Ben Gordon and Charlotte Bobcats center Byron Mullens have ''confirmed their availability and commitment'' to play at the Olympics.They are part of a 21-man preliminary squad.While Deng has played on the British team since 2007, Gordon and Mullens are available for the first time.The international basketball federation allowed Britain's men's and women's teams to compete at the 2012 London Olympics without qualifying.

Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Austin O'Connor

Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Austin O'Connor

Four years, four state championships. 

That's what St. Rita senior wrestler Austin O'Connor accomplished over the past four years, becoming the 15th wrestler in IHSA history to do so. The Mustangs' grappler went undefeated this season and finished his IHSA career with a record of 181-4. 

O'Connor is planning on continuing his time on the mat at the University of North Carolina next season. Learn more about O'Connor in the video above. 

In the Gym at EFT: Vertical jump training

In the Gym at EFT: Vertical jump training

In the latest installment of In the Gym at EFT, performance specialist Kerry Neal teaches some valuable techniques to improve an athlete's vertical jump. 

Former Western Michigan Linebacker Grant DePalma gives an assist by demonstrating the drills. An athlete's vertical is an important tool and can be the difference during evaluation.

Learn some valuable tips above and be on the lookout for the next edition of In the Gym at EFT.