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FIBA World Cup 2019: Kyle Wiltjer starts for Team Canada



Former Kentucky forward Kyle Wiltjer was named a starter for Team Canada in their first-round matchup versus Australia.

Wiltjer played 20 minutes and recorded 6 points, 3 rebounds, and 1 assist in Canada’s loss against Australia, 108-92.

Canada’s next game will be Tuesday, September 3rd 7:30 a.m. EST against Lithuania

In other news, Team USA held off the Czech Republic early Sunday morning, 88-67 as Utah Jazz guard and former Louisville Cardinal, Donavan Mitchell, scores a team-high 16 points while collecting 2 assists and 2 rebounds.

Team USA’s next game is on Tuesday, September 3rd at 8:30 AM EST against Turkey.

Article written by Hayden Hooper

2 Comments for FIBA World Cup 2019: Kyle Wiltjer starts for Team Canada

  1. UKFanSC
    2:26 pm September 2, 2019 Permalink

    Speaking only for myself, I could give two sh:ts about what Kyle Wiltjer is doing for Team Canada……

  2. Angelo
    12:00 pm September 3, 2019 Permalink