Day 5: World Cup Recap (9/3)

USA 106 - DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 71

KYRIE IRVING (USA)

POINTS: 6
REBOUNDS: 2
ASSISTS: 2
MINUTES: 27

The USA (4-0) remained unbeaten and earned the No. 1 seed for Group C in the 2014 FIBA World Cup with a 106-71 win over Dominican Republic (2-2) on Wednesday evening at Bizkaia Arena in Bilbao, Spain. Leading from start to finish, the USA had secured a double-digit lead of 56-41 by halftime and then blew the game wide open with a 25-11 third-quarter advantage.

The USA will complete its preliminary-round play on Friday facing Ukraine (2-2) at 11:30 a.m. EDT (ESPN2). Regardless of the outcome, the USA will advance as a No. 1 seed out of Group C into the round of 16, where it will face the No. 4 seed out of Group D on Sept. 6 in Barcelona, Spain.

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BRAZIL 81 - SERBIA 73

ANDERSON VAREJAO (BRAZIL)

POINTS: 4
REBOUNDS: 9*
MINUTES: 27

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TURKEY 77 - FINLAND 73

ERIK MURPHY (FINLAND)

POINTS: 6
REBOUNDS: 6*
MINUTES: 27

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AUSTRALIA 70 - MEXICO 62

MATTHEW DELLAVEDOVA (AUSTRALIA)

POINTS: 7
ASSISTS: 2
REBOUNDS: 3
MINUTES: 23

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*Denotes Team High


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