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USA U17s Advance to Semifinals of World Championship

sny.tvCollin Sexton went for 24 points as the USA U17 team obliterated South Korea, 133-81, on Thursday in Zaragoza, Spain to advance to the semifinals of the FIBA U17 World Championship.

The U.S. will play Lithuania in the second semifinal on Friday at 3 p.m. ET on ESPNU, while Turkey will face Spain in the first. ESPNU will air the championship game on Sunday at 3 p.m. ET.

Turkey ousted Canada, 80-74, despite 33 points from Class of 2019 guard R.J. Barrett of Montverde (FL) Academy. Instead of moving on with a chance to face the U.S. in the finals, Canada will play for fifth place.

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