Usie Richards

Usie Richards

St. Croix resident and former U.S. Virgin Islands senator Usie Richards has had his role with FIBA — short for its French name, Federation international de basketball — expanded after he was elected to a four-year term on FIBA’s Central Board.

Richards was one of 13 people elected to the Central Board on Thursday during the 21st FIBA Congress, being held in Beijing, China. His term runs to 2023.