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Auburn’s Austin Wiley & USA basketball defeat Iran 108-48

Mohammad Reza Bahramzad topscored Iran with seven points, five rebounds and three assists.The United States shot 60.4 percent from the floor and 42.9 percent from 3-point range and outrebounded Iran 52-29.Diallo had a team-high 17 points (7 of 9 FG), 4 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 block, 1 steal and no turnovers in 16 minutes, while Washington had 13 points (6 of 9 FG), 4 rebounds, 2 assists and a steal in 15 minutes.Kentucky’s Hamidou Diallo and P.J. Washington continued their impressive play for Team USA in a 108-48 victory over Iran in the FIBA Under 19 World Cup Saturday in Cairo.The 16 teams in the nine-day event are broken up into four groups of four.Wiley will be vying for his second-straight gold in as many summers as he was averaged 8.0 points and a team second-best 6.4 rebounds for Team USA’s gold medal victor at the FIBA Men’s U17 World Championship in Zaragoza, Spain in 2016.Times and matchups are TBA for games July 5-9. The United States, ranked No. 1 in the world, is gunning for its third consecutive U19 gold medal after winning in 2013 and 2015.