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U.S. 79, Turkey 67

ISTANBUL, Turkey, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Tim Duncan had 16 points and Allen Iverson 13 Sunday as the United States men's basketball squad beat Turkey, 79-67, in a pre-Olympic exhibition.

The Americans won their third straight exhibition despite seeing a 17-point third-quarter lead shrink to three with just under four minutes to play.

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The U.S. held the Turkish offense to just one field goal the rest of the way and improved to 4-1 during their pre-Olympic schedule. The Americans will wrap up their exhibition slate on Tuesday, again against Turkey.

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