Both teams exchange gifts prior to the start of the game.
Brittney Griner gets the game going with the opening tip.
Maya Moore hit 4-of-4 from 2-point and capped the night with nine points.
Geno Auriemma is directing the USA National Team at a fourth-straight international major.
Seimone Augustus had four points, four rebounds and four assists.
Sue Bird scored five points and dished out eight of the USA’s record-setting 36 assists.
In her Olympic debut, Breanna Stewart shot 5-of-6 from the field and tied as the game’s leading scorer with 15 points.
Diana Taurasi tied her own U.S. Olympic single-game record with five made 3-pointers and finished the game with 15 points and three assists.
Sylvia Fowles scored 15 points and grabbed seven caroms.
Debuting in the Olympics against Senegal, Brittney Griner produced 14 points, seven rebounds and a pair of blocked shots.
Geno Auriemma has coached Diana Taurasi since she was on the 2000 USA U18 National Team.
Seimone Augustus and Lindsay Whalen get some instruction from USA head coach Geno Auriemma.
Tina Charles had 10 points and a pair of steals against Senegal.
Angel McCoughtry scored 11 points and added five rebounds and four assists.
Lindsay Whalen had eight points and three assists.
Elena Delle Donne made her Olympic debut by scoring 11 points, dishing out six assists and nabbing two steals.
Brittney Griner made some fans happy at the end of the game when she joined in on a selfie.
U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team 121, Senegal 56 (8/7/16)
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