Posted August 06, 2012 on AP on Fox
Renaldas Seibutis sparked a fourth-quarter comeback by Lithuania, hitting two consecutive 3-pointers in a 76-63 win over Tunisia on Monday that put Lithuania in the quarterfinals of the men's Olympic basketball tournament. Seibutis' 3s gave Lithuania a 63-56 lead with 4:45 remaining in the game. Lithuania, which trailed 54-50 at end of the third quarter, outscored Tunisia 26-9 in the fourth. A gritty Tunisia squad had a chance to advance with a win but ran out of gas down the stretch. Mantas Kalnietis helped put the game away with a 3-pointer a pair of free throws. Darius Songaila and Sarunas Jasikevicius each finished with 13 points for Lithuania. Amine Rzig led Tunisia (0-5) with 17 points.
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Renaldas Seibutis sparked a fourth-quarter comeback by Lithuania, hitting two consecutive 3-pointers in a 76-63 win over Tunisia on Monday that put Lithuania in the quarterfinals of the Olympic men's basketball tournament. Seibutis' 3s gave Lithuania a 63-56 lead with 4:45 remaining in the game. Lithuania, which trailed 54-50 at end of the third quarter, outscored Tunisia...
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