SPAIN (WTVB) - The U.S. men's basketball team takes a 2-and-0 record into today's Group C contest against New Zealand at the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain. The Americans defeated Finland on Saturday before coming from behind to down Turkey on Sunday.
Team USA currently sits atop its group with four points while New Zealand is last with two. The other four teams in the group have a win and loss and hold three standings points. The top four teams in each six-team group advance to the Round of 16.
Today's contest begins at 11:30 a.m. Eastern time.