Eight players in USA men’s U19 history have blocked four shots in a game to tie for the record, including Gordon Hayward (vs. Egypt in 2009), who is pictured here, along with Chinanu Onauku (vs. Croatia in 2015), Montrezl Harrel (vs. Serbia in 2013), Tony Mitchell (vs. Poland and vs. Egypt in 2011), Meyers Leonard (vs. Egypt in 2011), DeAndre Jordan (vs. Mali in 2007) and Samaki Walker (vs. Greece in 1995).
During the span of days that the 2020 Olympics were originally scheduled, USA Basketball is taking a look back at various Olympic facts and games that happened on this day in Olympic basketball history. Join us on this journey!
Learn more about the 2008 U.S. Olympic Women's Basketball Team, along with other Olympic facts from this day in history.
Learn more about the 1984 U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball Team, as well as what happened on this date in USA Basketball's Olympic history.