July 9, 2015
The Lithuanian team bench celebrates a late basket in the teams 74-67 win over Australia. Lithuania will play Team USA in the quarterfinals at noon Saturday in Gwangju, South Korea (10 p.m. Friday CDT). Friday’s game will be broadcast by ESPNU.
Playing for a spot in the World University Games quarterfinals, Lithuania hit big shots in the fourth quarter to beat Australia, 74-67, on Thursday at DongKang College Gymnasium. Lithuania’s reward for the victory is a matchup with the United States men’s basketball team at noon Saturday (10 p.m. Friday on ESPNU). By Bobby Nightengale