Argentina overpowers Japan in Basketball World Cup preparation game

Argentina vs Japan
Photo: Argentinian Basketball Federation

Argentina led from start to finish against Japan and earned the 93-108 victory in a Basketball World Cup preparation game.

Nicolas Brussino led the winners with 21 points, while Luis Scola and Nicolas Laprovittola added 20 and 17 points, respectively.

Japan remained competitive until the middle of the fourth quarter (23-30, 53-56, 77-80, 85-90), yet Argentina closed the game on an 8-18 run and cruised to the win.