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USA with a commanding 106-71 victory over Dominican Republic

Team USA clinched top spot in Group C Wednesday with a commanding 106-71 victory over Dominican Republic. (Source:WOIO) Team USA clinched top spot in Group C Wednesday with a commanding 106-71 victory over Dominican Republic. (Source:WOIO)

Team USA clinched top spot in Group C Wednesday with a commanding 106-71 victory over Dominican Republic.

Kenneth Faried led the team with 16 points, one of five players to score double figures. Alongside Faried was Kyrie Irving, Stephen Curry, James Harden, and Anthony Davis started for Team USA. The game was close in the first quarter with Team USA leading 25-22. Six straight points closed the half for Team USA which gave them a 56-41 lead at half. USA started to pull away in the third quarter when they scored the final 11 points to end the third. 

Team USA clinched first place in the World Cup Group C and is currently 4-0.

USA plays its final preliminary round game Thursday against Ukraine at 11:30 a.m. ET on ESPN2. 

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