July 22, 2015

Aussies crush Mali in Round of 16

Mali had no answer for Australia's dominating defense or offense. The Aussies sank ten 3-pointers, out-shot Mali 48.4% - 15.8%, and out-rebounded them 55-31. The Aussies won the Round of 16 match 91-23.

Alanna had a strong game with 16 points (on five of six field goals and three of seven free throws), two assists, nine rebounds, four blocks and one steal. She stayed out of foul trouble today – committed just two in 21 minutes of play.

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After a day of rest, the final phase of the competition continues with quarterfinals on Friday. Here is the bracket.

Australia will play China at 3:30 am Pacific Time. China defeated Egypt, lost to the USA, and upset Spain 66-63 in group play. Here is a statistical preview of the upcoming quarterinal game. You can watch the game on YouTube.

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