The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

July 1, 2013

Smart sparks U.S. win


Associated Press

STILLWATER, Okla. — Oklahoma State sophomore Marcus Smart had a double-double as the USA men’s U-19 basketball team defeated Brazil 91-66 at the FIBA World Championships.

Smart had 10 points and 10 rebounds. He scored six points as the Americans put together an 18-0 run to push the lead to 58-36 in the second half. The Americans never led by less than 20 the rest of the way.

Smart also had four assists and two steals, giving him 14 for the tournament.

The Americans play Australia on Tuesday.