The U.S. is in the medal round, and first up is Australia, early Sunday
morning. We first became familiar with the Australians several years ago
when they paid a visit to Cameron, and were very tough, and also very smart.
However, they have had turnover problems, and this unit is reportedly not
particularly explosive offensively, which should work to the U.S.'s advantage.
Fraschilla has a breakdown of the final sixteen teams. Most of you
have some impression now of China, Slovenia, and Italy. Fraschilla gives a
sketch of the rest. Coming up by the time you wake up, more or less:
Italy vs. Lithuania, Turkey vs. Slovenia, and Spain vs. Serbia &
coaching staff adds to US depth at basketball worlds
Doing the Little Things to Help
guard a quick study
time for the big boys
on tap? Hoops, in August?
out U.S.-Australia, and the rest of the World
under in a hurry
first to reach quarter-final
Argentina Oust New Zealand