Head coach Sean Miller and the U19 Men's National Team were in a dogfight against Croatia, but they pulled away in overtime to capture the gold medal at the FIBA U19 World Championship in Greece on Sunday.
Jalen Brunson led the team in scoring with 14 points, and added 7assists and 5 rebounds.
Terrance Ferguson had 8 points and 3 assists.
Harry Giles had another double-double, with 13 points and a team-best 16 rebounds.
Josh Jackson had 10 points and 8 rebounds.
Chinanu Onauku had 6 points and 8 rebounds.
L.J. Peak had 5 points.
Jayson Tatum had 13 points and 6 rebounds.
Allonzo Trier had 7 points and 2 assists.
Jawun Evans scored 1 point.
Caleb Swanigan had 2 points and 1 rebound.
U19 Gold Medal Game: USA 79, Croatia 71 (OT)
Photo Gallery: USA U19 Team 96, Spain 72