Day 5: Greece earns a date with Argentina

Originally Published: August 18, 2008
By Chris Sheridan | ESPN.com

BEIJING -- Self-respect, along with the prospect of getting revenge against Argentina was more enticing to Greece than the notion of avoiding Team USA.

Greece used a full-court press to open a large early lead, then held off China throughout the second half of a 91-77 victory on Monday.

The win gave Greece third place in Group B, putting it into a quarterfinal matchup against Argentina and a possible semifinal game against the United States.

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