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Bogdan Bogdanovic leads Serbia past Team USA

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Bogdan Bogdanovic was the best player of Serbia once again and helped his squad defeat Team USA in 5-8 classification games (94-89).

Bogdanovic finished the game with 28 points (7/14 in three-pointers), with Vladimir Lucic adding 15.

Harrison Barnes (22 points), Kemba Walker (18 points) and Khris Middleton (16 points) were the best players of the losing squad.

Serbia made a tremendous start and took a 25-point lead (32-7). However, the Americans turned things around and made a come-back 44-40 at halftime. Yet, they never claimed the lead and were defeated.

Serbia will face either Poland or the Czech Republic for the fifth place on Saturday (14/09). For their part, Team USA will try to earn the seventh place.

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