"We knew kind of what we wanted to do today, and I think in every single area that we had marked down that we wanted to get accomplished, we got accomplished today," said Auriemma. "You can't play it any better than we played it in the first half.

"They're a lot like Serbia in that they can really make you look silly on defense.

Serbia also Men Canada Goose Calgary Black Dublin secured a spot in the last eight, grinding out a 95 88 decision over winless Senegal, while Canada and Spain square off later on Sunday in the final Group B contest that will decide placings. have their next opponent, 16th ranked Japan, in their crosshairs while Serbia gets unbeaten Australia.

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"It's going to be hard, because they're really, really good. team that is firing on all cylinders.

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Fourth seeded Japan face the daunting challenge of trying to end the American's 46 game Olympic winning run that dates back to the 1992 Barcelona Games. head coach Geno Auriemma. "They're big, they're talented, they're tough.