Senior All-American Maya Moore had two points (1-of-7 FG), one rebound, two assists and one steal in 12 minutes today as the U.S. defeated rival Australia 83-75 in its final second-round game at the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The U.S. solidified the No. 1 seed in Group E.
Diana Taurasi led the U.S. with a game-high 24 points (4-for-8 3-pointers) in 31 minutes. Tina Charles added 14 points, four rebounds and four two steals in 15 minutes. Sue Bird had six points, four rebounds and two assists in 31 minutes.
The U.S (6-0) will meet South Korea (3-3) in the quarterfinals Friday in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic at a time to be determined (NBA TV).