USA and France to play for the gold medal Saturday

After trailing at halftime of a close game, Team USA surged back in the third quarter of today’s semifinal to put away Australia, 86-73. Three US players were in double figures, and Liz Cambage scored all of her team-high points for Australia in the first half.

Game quotes.

Photo gallery.

France beat Russia in the other semi, 81-64.

The US and France, both unbeaten in tournament play, face off for the gold medal Saturday at 1 p.m. PDT/4 p.m. EDT.