The U.S. faced Italy with a high pressure
The FIBA World Cup reached its climax when the U.S. started losing the game.
Last Sunday, September 3rd, the U.S. lost to Lithuania 104-110.
Back to 2019, the U.S. won 5 games in the group match as the defending champion. But they lost to France 79-89 in the quarter-finals and ended up in 5th place. After that, they lost again to Serbia and became 7th place.
In the World Cup, the U.S. faced trouble in the group match.
When facing the perfectly trained and advantage in the lane European teams, the U.S. couldn’t take full advantage of their physical strength. The game was a struggle for them.
Today, on Tuesday, September 5th, the U.S. will face Italy. All eyes will be on this game.
SuperAce88 will keep on focusing on the World Cup.