4-1-Zoo: James Robinson & Team USA Undefeated In FIBA U18 Championship

By: Chris Gates
Jamie Dixon

Jamie Dixon looks to get his program’s recruiting back on track after ten commits in five years left the program or failed to qualify. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) — Team USA has a 2-0 record so far in the FIBA Americas U18 Basketball Championship, and incoming Pitt freshman point guard James Robinson has played a big part in that success.

Robinson leads the team with nine assists and a 9:1 assist to turnover ratio. He’s averaging 3.5 points in 16.5 minutes per game thus far.

Team USA crushed the Virgin Islands Saturday, 105-42, and then handled Mexico Sunday, 110-59.

Up next is a game against Brazil on Monday at 5 p.m.

Chris Gates | Area 4-1-Zoo Blog