Former Weber State star Damian Lillard scored eight factors in USA basketball’s 119-84 win over the Czech Republic.
The US’ win improves its report to 2-1, adequate to maneuver on to the quarterfinal spherical. Quarterfinal play begins on Tuesday.
At halftime, the USA led 47-36, however blew the sport open within the second half, outscoring the Czech Republic 72-41.
Jayson Tatum and Kevin Durant have been the celebrities, scoring 27 and 23 factors, respectively.
Lillard had three rebounds, three assists and a steal to associate with his eight factors.
Eddy Alvarez, USA baseball advance to knockout stage
Former Salt Lake Neighborhood Faculty baseball participant Eddy Alvarez and USA baseball beat South Korea 4-2 to advance to the knockout stage.
Alvarez went 1-for-3 with a single whereas taking part in second base for the USA.
The USA’s Tristan Casas hit a two-run residence run that scored Alvarez, who was hit by a pitch, to take the lead within the fourth inning.
The USA went 2-0 within the group stage and can play Japan within the double-elimination knockout stage on Monday.
Joe Ingles, Australia enhance to 3-0, advance to quarterfinals
Utah Jazz guard Joe Ingles and Australia improved to 3-0 and advance to the quarterfinals with an 89-76 win over Germany.
Ingles scored six factors and had 5 rebounds, three assists and three steals within the victory. Former Jazzman Dante Exum scored eight factors for Australia, which was paced by Patty Mills’ 24 factors.
Miye Oni, Nigeria bounced from Olympics
Utah Jazz guard Miye Oni scored three factors as Nigeria misplaced 80-71 to Italy, dropping the Nigerian’s report to 0-3, which suggests they won’t advance to the quarterfinals.
Oni had two assists, a rebound and a blocked shot within the loss
Nico Mannion, son of former Utah Utes and Utah Jazz basketball participant Tempo Mannion, had 14 factors for Italy.
7/31, 7 p.m. MDT: Kim (Smith) Gaucher (Crew Canada, former Utah girls’s basketball participant), girls’s basketball vs. Spain.
8/1, 2:52 a.m. MDT, MyKayla Skinner (Crew USA, former Utah gymnast), girls’s gymnastics vault ultimate.
8/1, 6:45 a.m.. MDT: Taylor Sander (Crew USA, former BYU volleyball participant), males’s volleyball vs. Argentina.