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Team USA to face Mali in first round of FIBA World Cup tournament

The Round of 16 begins Wednesday in the FIBA World Cup and your Americans will tip off at about the time you’re losing interest in work tomorrow morning.

Team USA has a first-round date with the fine young men of Mali, the eighth-largest country in Africa. Mali went 0-3 in the group stage with losses to Canada (91-42), Japan (76-73) and Spain (62-43).

Tip-off is set for approximately 10:30 am ET and we will have the live stream for you right here on KSR.

Check out the full bracket for the single-elimination tournament:

Article written by Drew Franklin

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2 responses to “Team USA to face Mali in first round of FIBA World Cup tournament”

  1. ChrisHamby

    I think everyone wants that USA v NZ second round matchup

  2. Kat4Life

    Washington has been impressive…. Hami will require more patience I’m afraid