US women's hoops team looks to raise level of play

Updated: August 6, 2012, 12:47 AM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- One bad game and they could be out.

With the stakes rising, the U.S. women are looking to raise their level of play in the Olympic basketball tournament.

Coach Geno Auriemma approached Sunday's game as if it was the American's first elimination game and the team responded, routing China 114-66 in record fashion.

"This was a must-win game because the winner of this game won the pool," Auriemma said. "It's the first time we've been put in this situation. Every game is ...

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