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Team USA is headed to the finals of the FIBA Women’s Americup.
Canada put up a fight but came up short against No. 1 ranked Americans, 67-63. The victory advances the US to the Championship, where they will face Brazil.
LSU standout Angel Reese was one of the most active players on the US team, scoring 10 points and grabbing 13 rebounds and a steal in 24:54.
Fans on Twitter praised Reese’s tenacity on the court, with many noting the physical battle between her and Aaliyah Edwards
Mateo Brune @MatthewBrune_
Angel Reese with his patented double putback to extend USA’s lead in the first half pic.twitter.com/bNbFbHk7Vr
Angel Reese continues to be excellent. #AmeriCupW
Reese and the Americans will look to avenge a 67-54 loss to Brazil during pool play. The Championship is scheduled for Sunday at 7:30 ET