Basketball at the 1979 Pan American Games
Basketball competitions at the 1979 Pan American Games in San Juan, Puerto Rico began on July 2 and continued through July 13. The preliminary rounds were held at the Canovanas Coliseum and the Cancha Pepín Cestero, while the final round was held at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum.
|Basketball at the VIII Pan American Games|
|Venue||Coliseo Eduardo Dibos|
|Dates||July 2–13, 1979|
|Competitors||202 from 11 nations|
|Totals (5 nations)||2||2||2||6|
Eleven countries have participated in the competition. The numbers in parenthesis represents the number of participants.