University of Louisville sophomore forward Luke Hancock scored 16 points and grabbed 7 rebounds as Team USA (5-2) beat Germany 92-70 at the World University Games. Here is the update from Louisville SID Kenny Klein:
Louisville F Luke Hancock had 16 points & 7 rebounds today as the USA World University Games team (5-2) beat Germany 92-70 #L1C4
Hancock shot 4-11 from the field, including 2-8 from three point range. He also hit all of his free throws, going 6-6 from the charity stripe. To check out his complete statistics, here is the official box score.
Up next, Team USA will be competing for ninth place as the Americans take on Finland (5-2) at 3 p.m. tomorrow, July 16th.
The win puts the USA in tomorrow’s game for ninth place, which is the best-possible finish for the USA after missing the medal round as a No. 3 seed out of Group C. The USA will take on Finland (5-2) at 3 p.m. (times listed are local; Kazan, Russia is +8 hours from EDT) on July 16.