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Lithuania advances to worlds semis for first time

 Lithuania's Simas Jasaitis reacts after scoring during the quarterfinal round match against Argentina at the World Basketball Championship, Thursday,...

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Lithuania's Simas Jasaitis reacts after scoring during the quarterfinal round match against Argentina at the World Basketball Championship, Thursday,...

Lithuania advanced to the semifinals of the basketball world championship for the first time, hitting nine of its first 11 three-pointers Thursday to beat Argentina 104-85 and set up a meeting with the United States.
Simas Jasaitis led Lithuania with 16 points, with six teammates also scoring in double digits.
Carlos Delfino of the Milwaukee Bucks scored 25 for Argentina, which missed its first 11 3-point atempts.
For the first time since 2000, Argentina won't finish in the top four at the worlds, Olympics or FIBA Americas Championship.


Updated : 2021-05-14 21:00 GMT+08:00