After a sluggish first quarter, the USA men’s basketball team rolled to a 113-69 win over Venezuela in their Group A game at the Rio 2016 Games.
The USA and Venezuela were tied 18-18 after one quarter with Venezuela forcing six turnovers and outrebounding their opponents 11-8.
The USA then pulled away to a 48-26 halftime lead and never looked back.
Paul George had 20 points while Jimmy Buter added 17 in the win.
The USA will face red-hot Australia on Wednesday in a battle of undefeated Group A teams while La Vinotinto will take on China.