Mexico storms into title game

Originally Published: September 11, 2013
By Gonzalo Aguirregomezcorta | ESPNDeportes.com

CARACAS, Venezuela -- The Mexican national basketball team still doesn't want to wake up from a dream. Its qualification to the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain was already an unexpected joy and now, after having defeated Argentina, 76-70, Tuesday night in the FIBA Americas Championship semifinals, the Mexicans are fighting to get that gold.

The dream state has everything to do with the first medal that the national team will win in the FIBA Americas tourney. With a silver medal assured, ...

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