The coach of the U.S. basketball team said on Thursday that his team played better in the second half of its world championship game against Tunisia.
Coach Mike Krzyzewski of the United States said the result would be better if his team did the same during the entire game.
The United States defeated Tunisia 92-57 in the last game of the Group B of the 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championship earlier on Tuesday.
Also, Tunisian team's coach Adel Tlatli said his team did good job in the world championship in which they were participating for the first time.
Tlatli said participating in the championship was a good experience for Tunisia's players.
Arena: Abdi Ipekci
Referees: Recep Ankaralı (Turkey), Carlos Jose Julio (Angola), Jose Hernan Melgarejo Pinto (Columbia)
USA: Rose 4, Billups 7, Iguodala 4, Durant 14, Odom, Gordon 21, Chandler 4, Gay 2, Curry 13, Westbrook 14, Granger 5, Love 4
Tunisia: Kechrid 15, Rzig 9, Dhifallah 1, Slimane 9, Mejri, Knioua, Hadidane 5, Ben Romdhane 11, Ghyaza 2, Maoua 5, Braa, Lanhnej
First quarter: 19-13
Half Time: 39-33
Third quarter: 63-46
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