Durant helps Team USA to 110-63 win against Tunisia
July 31, 2012
LONDON -- Former University of Texas standout Kevin Durant recorded a double-double with 13 points and a team-high 10 rebounds while adding five assists to help Team USA to an 110-63 victory against Tunisia in the second game of Preliminary Round Group A action at the 2012 Olympics on Tuesday night. Durant converted 4-of-10 field goals, including 1-of-4 from three-point range, and 4-of-4 free throws while adding one steal in 23 minutes of action.
The Americans (2-0) return to the court against Nigeria at 4:15 p.m. Central on Thursday, Aug. 2. Team USA meets Lithuania at 8:30 a.m. Central on Saturday, Aug. 4 before concluding preliminary round play against Argentina at 4:15 p.m. Central on Monday, Aug. 6.
The top four teams from each Olympic preliminary round group will advance to the Aug. 8 quarterfinals, with the winners playing in the semifinals on Aug. 10 and the medal games on Aug. 12.
2012 U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball Result
2012 U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball Upcoming Schedule
Preliminary Round Pool A Schedule (all games played at Olympic Park, Basketball Arena)
Saturday, Aug. 4
Monday, Aug. 6
Medal Round Schedule (all games played at North Greenwich Arena)
Friday, Aug. 10
Sunday, Aug. 12