Tobey, Bennett Win Gold with Team USA

By: Nate Sulham Email
By: Nate Sulham Email

Mike Tobey and Tony Bennett are coming back to Charlottesville as World Champions.

The Virginia duo helped Team USA beat Serbia 82-68 in the gold medal game of the FIBA U19 World Tournament in Prague Sunday.

The victory gave the Americans their first title since 2009.

Tobey played four minutes and scored two points with three rebounds in the final. In eight tournament games played, Tobey averaged nearly five points and five rebounds.

Bennett meanwhile was an assistant on Billy Donovan's coaching staff.

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