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Chart: Records galore for U.S. men's hoops

  • August 3, 2012 - 12:01 AM

MIND BLOWING

Some of Team USA's numbers from its blowout victory against Nigeria on Thursday:

156: Points scored. Broke Brazil's Olympic record of 138 vs. Egypt in 1988.

71.1: Field-goal percentage (U.S. Olympic record).

59: Field goals made (U.S. Olympic record).

37: Points scored by Carmelo Anthony -- in 14:29 of playing time -- breaking Stephon Marbury's U.S. Olympic mark of 31 against Spain in 2004.

10-for-12: Anthony's shooting from three-point range (U.S. Olympic records for threes made and attempted).

29-for-46: Overall three-point shooting (U.S. Olympic records for threes made and attempted).

41: Total assists (ties U.S. Olympic record).

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