Jalen Brunson helped Team USA build a commanding halftime lead with 13 points in the period and the Americans went on to defeat Italy 86-65 in U19 World Championship quarterfinal.
Jalen Brunson and his USA (4-0) teammates rolled to an early lead Wednesday and never looked back in a 93-45 win over Argentina. Up next: a quarterfinal date with Italy (3-1).
Team USA wrapped up pool play at the U19 World Championship in Greece with a win over Eygpt.
Brooklyn, N.Y., native JayVaughn Pinkston (Bishop Loughlin H.S.) will be part of the Brooklyn Nets NBA Summer League roster next month.
Villanova bound Jalen Brunson added 10 points with eight assists as Team USA rolled past Croatia in an impressive win Sunday.
Team USA opened preliminary play with an 83-53 win over Iran at the U19 World Championship in Greece.
Villanova and Virginia have announced a home and home series between the two schools. The Wildcats travel to Virginia on Dec. 19.
Team USA played its second exhibition game prior to the U19 World Championship and came away with an 86-75 win over Argentina.