Aug. 16, 2012
Gurabo, Puerto Rico- Incoming freshman Breanna Stewart recorded a double-double on Thursday afternoon leading the USA Basketball U18 National Team to another dominating win as the Red White and Blue downed Argentina, 68-28, at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship. Stewart tallied 17 points going 7-for-13 from the field and grabbed 12 rebounds.
Stewart's classmate Morgan Tuck was the second leading scorer for the US with 12 points after hitting 3-of-11 from the field and going 6-for-9 from the charity stripe. Tuck added three rebounds and two steals.
Also joining the Huskies in the fall is Moriah Jefferson who tallied another solid performance for the USA with six points, six assists and four rebounds.
The US will face Colombia in the final preliminary game on Friday, August 17 at 3:45 p.m. EDT.
For full coverage of the FIBA Americas U18 Championship, visit www.USABasketball.com.