Deron Williams had nine points, four rebounds and one assist in the USA's 101-70 victory over China.
Aug. 10, 2008
Beijing, China -
Team USA made its 2008 Olympic debut with a 101-70 victory over China on Sunday night in Beijing. Former Illini star Deron Williams earned 19 minutes of playing time in the win, finishing with nine points, four rebounds and one assist.
Dwyane Wade led the U.S. with 19 points while LeBron James added 18.
The U.S. continues Preliminary Round play on Tuesday morning, facing Angola at 7 a.m. Central Time. That game will be televised on MSNBC.