Argentina 91, Egypt 66
HAMILTON, Ontario (AP) _ Juan Espil went 5-for-8 from 3-point range and finished with 21 points to lead Argentina to a 91-66 victory over Egypt on Monday in the classification round of the World Championship of Basketball.
Argentina (1-0), which led 52-30 at halftime, shot 37-for-66 from the field (56.1 percent), including 8-for-17 (47.1 percent) on 3-pointers.
Marcelo Nicola added 18 points for Argentina. Marcelo Milanesio didn’t score but handed out 11 assists.
Samir Gouda and Emad El Den Mahmoud each had 13 points for Egypt (0-1), which was just 12-for-23 from the free throw line.