US Womens Hoops team qualifies for Knockout Round with win over Turkey 02 Aug 12

The United States Womens Basketball team is 3-0 in pool play after an 89-58 win over previously undefeated Turkey. Lindsay Whalen helped key a 10-0 run in the third quarter to take a 6 point lead up to 16 entering the 4th quarter and the Americans never looked back. Whalen finished the game with 14 points and 7 rebounds. Seimone Augustus had 9 points and Maya Moore went for 5 points and 5 rebounds. Team USA qualified for the Medal Round with the win and as a reward coach Geno Auriemma is giving the team a full day off with no practice. Team USA next plays the Czech Republic on Sunday.