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U.S. women seventh at Pan Am Games

Updated: October 24, 2011, 8:21 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

GUADALAJARA, Mexico -- The United States women's basketball team finished the Pan American Games with a second straight win.

But Team USA's 87-41 rout of Jamaica was not for a medal like usual. Instead, it gave them seventh place in the eight-team competition.

The women's basketball team came to Guadalajara as the favorite to defend their title. But they lost to Argentina 58-55 in their first game, then fell to Puerto Rico 75-70.

Despite beating Mexico 87-58 in the final ...

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