• Hot Shooting Nigeria beats Croatia 90-76 in men’s basketball at ongoing Rio Olympics

    Hot Shooting Nigeria beats Croatia 90-76 in men’s basketball at ongoing Rio Olympics

    The door to the men’s basketball quarterfinal remains wide open in Group B after Nigeria upset Croatia 90-76 Saturday night to capture the team’s second Olympic victory ever.

    Croatia (2-2) failed to lock up a spot in quarterfinals and now it, Brazil, Spain and Nigeria have a shot at the final two spots with one game remaining. Argentina and Lithuania will advance.

    The Nigerians buried 17 3-pointers while Croatia hit just six. Nigeria also had 17 offensive rebounds. Nigeria led by 17 late […]