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Tobey Scores 10 as U.S. Dominates Canada

Mike Tobey scored 10 points and grabbed 7 rebounds, as the United States dominated in a 109-67 quarterfinal win over Canada at the FIBA U19 World Championships Friday in Prague, Czech Republic.

Tobey played 12 minutes in the win, shooting 4-for-6 from the floor and 2-for-3 from the free throw line. The UVa sophomore added two blocks and finished with three offensive rebounds.

Marcus Smart led the U.S. with 14 points and three steals, while Jahlil Okafor, Michael Frazier, and Aaron Gordon had 12 points each.

The U.S. moves on to play Lithuania in the semifinals Saturday at 2:15 eastern time. Australia and Serbia will play in the first semifinal of the day, with the winners of each game advancing to the final on Sunday.

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