Koby McEwan Breaks out, Canada Defeats Angola Advancing to Quarter-Finals
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After losing game one to France, Canada is on a three-game winning streak defeating Japan, Australia and Angola en route to the Quarter-finals of the FIBA World Championship tournament.
Canada won comfortably against Angola, 106-59, as Koby McEwan broke out for a game-high 23 points and 7 rebounds.
The blowout was also an opportunity for Coach Dave DeAveiro to get into a deep rotation, ultimately having five players in double figures.
Others that hovered around double-figures–Jerome Desosiers (9), Eddie Ekiyor (9) and Marcus Ottey (8).
The Red & White will now take on Serbia in the World Championship quarter-final.
Serbia, ranked #2 in the world, are undefeated at 4-0 and are a perennial basketball power. This will be a great test for Canada.
Tip off will be 1PM Eastern Time on Thursday, August 14.