RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Rio 2016 Women's Olympic Basketball Tournament) - The United States of America (USA) topped the podium of the Women's Olympic Basketball Tournament for a sixth consecutive time after beating Spain, 101-72, in Saturday's Gold Medal Game at Carioca Arena 1.
Geno Auriemma's side led 21-17 to end the first quarter and outscored Spain 28-15 in the pivotal second period for a 49-32 advantage at half-time. With the momentum clearly on their side, the USA remained in the ascendancy in the second half and registered a resounding win. Click here for the full game report.
Meanwhile, Serbia concluded their first-ever participation in the competition on a high note by beating France, 70-63, in the Bronze Medal Game. Click here for the full game report.
Rio 2016 Women's Olympic Basketball Tournament - Final Standings