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The United States secured their second victory in as many games at the FIBA Basketball World Cup with a commanding first half, defeating Greece 109-81.

Their win guarantees them a spot in the Second Round as group leaders, with their record being either 3-0 or 2-1 depending on their final Group C match against Jordan.

In the upcoming game, they will face Jordan, while Greece and New Zealand will compete for the second spot on Wednesday.

Austin Reaves emerged as a hero in the Philippines, igniting the crowd at the Mall of Asia Arena whenever he touched the ball. He led the team with 15 points, 6 assists, 5 rebounds, and 2 steals.

Reaves achieved a notable feat as the first player to achieve 15+ points, 5+ rebounds, and 5+ assists off the bench at the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023.

Watch the game highlights between Greece and the USA in the First Round of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023: