Huerter, USA U19 Win Bronze Medal At FIBA World Cup

Huerter, USA U19 Win Bronze Medal At FIBA World Cup

Huerter, USA U19 Win Bronze Medal At FIBA World Cup

Canada stunned coach John Calipari's Team USA, 99-87, in Saturday's semifinals of the FIBA U-19 World Cup in Cairo.

Canada advances to Sunday's gold-medal game against Italy. In the meantime, Purdue's Carsen Edwards contributed 12 points, four rebounds, and four assists. Washington was just 1-for-5 from the field and had 3 points and 2 rebounds. It helped him secure him tournament MVP honours after also posting 38 points, 13 rebounds and five assists in the semi-final game. Besides Canada, The USA and Spain have three common opponents as the USA defeated Iran 108-48 and Italy 98-65 in group play and beat Mali 117-69 in the round of 16. New York native also added eight points and four assists in a preliminary round win over eventual silver medalist Italy and tied a team high with five assists along with four points and four rebounds in a opening tournament win over Iran. At times, we needed stops and we just couldn't get a rebound, things like that.

The USA built its biggest lead of the game at 28-18 with 9:05 remaining in the first half, but Canada ended the half on a 27-14 run to take a 45-42 advantage into halftime. 6-foot-11 UNLV signee Brandon McCoy, the team's second leading scorer, added eight points and seven caroms.

The USA again owned the glass and behind nine boards from Brandon McCoy (Cathedral Catholic H.S/San Diego, Calif.), eight rebounds from Wiley and seven from Josh Okogie (Georgia Tech/Snellville, Ga.), the US posted a 51-35 advantage on the boards.

UNESCO inscribes Hebron on endangered heritage list
Ms Haley added to the criticism on saying it was "tragic on several levels", adding: "It represents an affront to history". A shrine to Goldstein remains in Kiryat Arba , a Jewish colonial settlement adjacent to Hebron.

"I think we came out and we played great", Pritchard said.

The U.S. will meet Spain on Sunday for third place.

Wiggins posted a photo of Canada's winning team on his Instagram account with the caption: "Congratulations to Team Canada for making history on winning the #FIBAU19 World Cup Championship".

Related news