Basketball: GB on verge of history
Sunday 08 September 2013
Great Britain stand on the brink of reaching the second round of EuroBasket for the first time in the modern era after an 81-74 victory over Germany on Sunday.
Guard Andrew Lawrence scored eight of his game-high 23 points in the fourth quarter as GB picked up their second win of the opening round in Ljubljana, overturning an early 10-point deficit. Victory over Ukraine in the final Group A game today could be enough for Joe Prunty’s side to advance.
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