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Saskatoon's Lyles leads Canada over Puerto Rico at FIBA U-18

Associated Press
6/16/2012 8:24:51 PM
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Saskatoon's Trey Lyles had 17 points and 16 rebounds on Saturday as Canada beat Puerto Rico 77-51 to open their FIBA Americas under-18 championship tournament.

Canada went on an 18-3 run to finish the first quarter with a 24-10 lead.

Canada continued to play well into the second quarter as they extended their lead to 26 points and took a 43-17 lead at the half.

The two teams played a fairly even third quarter as Canada scored 20 points to Puerto Rico's 15.

Canada went into the fourth quarter with a comfortable 63-32 lead.

The Canadian junior men's team will next play Columbia on Sunday.

Canada Basketball (Photo: TSN.ca)


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