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U.S. men bounce back in second half to take down Australia

TOKYO (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The U.S. men's basketball team on their way to the gold after defeating team Australia in the second half.

It was a rough first half, but their recovery quite well in the second to clinch the win.

Durant scored 23 points, Devin Booker had 20 and the U.S. blew past and eventually blew away the Aussies 97-78 on Thursday in the Olympic men’s basketball semifinals after falling into a 15-point hole.

Team U.S.A. will play for the gold medal Sunday.

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Emilia Miles

Emilia Miles joined Fort Wayne’s NBC in September 2019 as a Social Media and Digital Content Manager. Emilia also serves as a producer. She’s a Fort Wayne native and graduated from Indiana University.

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