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Tobey and Bennett Claim Gold Medal at FIBA U19 World Championship

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Tobey and Bennett Claim Gold Medal at FIBA U19 World Championship

USA beats Serbia, 82-68, to win the FIBA U19s in Prague, Czech Republic

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -Virginia sophomore forward/center Mike Tobey (Monroe, N.Y.) and head coach Tony Bennett helped Team USA to the gold medal at the FIBA U19 World Championship on Sunday (July 7) in Prague, Czech Republic. 

Tobey tallied two points and three rebounds as the USA beat Serbia, 82-68, in the gold medal game. Tobey averaged 4.8 points and 4.8 rebounds per game as the Americans finished a perfect 9-0 in the tournament. Tobey tallied 10 points and seven rebounds in the USA's 109-67 win over Canada in the quarterfinals.

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