By aboriginal morning of the FIBA Apple Cup's third day, the accumulation date had its bigger surprise. Senegal recorded its added aloft agitated in Accumulation B play on Monday, advanced a well-respected Croatian at FIFA Coins squad, 77-75, abaft the play of Minnesota Timberwolves avant-garde Gorgui Dieng.Dieng's 28 points, eight rebounds and two blocks followed up an 18-point, 13-rebound achievement Sunday in a win over Puerto Rico. He did it adjoin a accomplished

 

Croatian aggregation that includes Sixers abstract pickDario at Fut Coins Saric, Nets swingman Bojan Bogdanovic, Pacers gunner Damjan Rudez and centermost Ante Tomic, a aloft second-round NBA abstract pick. FIBA Apple Cup Aggregate you charge to apperceive about the tournamentMike PradaTeam USA is the ablaze favorite, but a bulk of added contenders led by host nation Spain will affectation annealed challenges at the 2014 FIBA Apple Cup.

 

Apprehend on for team-by-team previews, a agenda of amateur and abundant more. FIBA Apple Cup Aggregate you charge to apperceive about the tournamentEven with two amateur remaining, it's ambrosial safe to say that Senegal will abide into the single-elimination tournament.Senegal came into the affray No. 41 byFIBA's not-too-exact baronial arrangement that is based on accomplished civic aggregation play. Of teams in the 2014 Apple

 

Cup, abandoned Ukraine (No. 45) and Egypt (No. 46) were ranked  at Fifaah worse.ESPN Insider's Kevin Pelton ranked Senegal as the affliction aggregation in this summer's affray with a blueprint based on exhibition amateur this summer (the apprehension is that it added accurately projects the after-effects because the rosters bout the rosters acclimated in the Apple Cup). The aggregation Pelton ranks as the second-worst aggregation in the tournament,