Brittney Griner gets the USA's semifinal game tipped-off.
Elena Delle Donne scored five points and had a pair of boards.
Diana Taurasi was the game’s high scorer after pouring in 18 points to go with five rebounds and four assists.
Sylvia Fowles was strong inside and closed the game with 12 points and nine boards.
Tina Charles scored four points and had a pair of assists.
Brittney Griner scored 10 points and had six rebounds.
Lindsay Whalen chipped in five points and had one assist and one steal against France.
Seimone Augustus got her first Olympic starting nod and tossed in 10 points and contributed six boards and three assists.
Sue Bird sat out after injuring her knee against Japan in the quarterfinals, but was a vocal presence on the bench.
Maya Moore had 15 points, seven rebounds and three assists.
Angel McCoughtry played strong defensively and closed the night with seven points, three rebounds and two steals.
There was plenty of emotion on the bench in the semifinal contest against France.
Elena Delle Donne shows her emotions following a great play.
USA head coach Geno Auriemma has piloted the USA to within one win from history.
The U.S. Olympic Women's Basketball Team is riding a 48-game Olympic winning streak.
U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team 86, France 67 (8/18/16)
U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team 105, Argentina 78 (8/17/16)