Overbeck, USA U19 going for gold vs. Russia

July 30, 2017

Kayla Overbeck and USA Basketball's U19 women's team is set to take on Russia in the gold medal game of the World Cup on Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. on ESPN3.

WATCH: USA vs. Russia

The American's advanced into the finals with a 73-66 win over Japan on Saturday afternoon. The squad used a 33-6 run in the second and third quarters to take control in Udine, Italy. The win moved the US to a perfect 6-0 in the tournament. For a full recap, click here.

Overbeck is the 10th Commodore to suit up for the Red, White and Blue on the hardwood for women's basketball and first since Christina Wirth played for the U19 squad in 2005. Overbeck has played in all six games for the Americans in the World Cup tournament, scoring 15 points and grabbing 19 rebounds.


 

 

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