OLYMPICS GAME RECAP: U.S. Advances To Gold Medal Game With, 79-59, Win Over Serbia

Tokyo, Japan (August 6, 2021)—For the second straight game the U.S. Olympic Team put an opponent in the rearview mirror in the first half, turning a 4-3 deficit into a 23-8 lead, beating Serbia, 79-59, to advance to the Gold Medal Game at the 2021 Olympic Games.

The U.S. will take on the winner of the Japan vs. France semifinal on Saturday, August 7 at 7:30 pm PT.

Box Score

Chelsea Gray scored 14 points and grabbed 2 rebounds for Team USA, while A’ja Wilson finished with 9 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists in the win.

Brittney Griner posted a 15-point, 12-rebound double-double, and Breanna Stewart poured in 12 points and grabbed 10 boards.