USA wheelchair basketball team headed to semi final

Posted: Jul 12, 2014 4:54 PM by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
Updated: Jul 13, 2014 11:57 PM

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SOUTH KOREA- With the help of several former and current Missouri Tigers, the USA men's wheelchair basketball team is having great success in the 2014 Incheon World Wheelchair Basketball Championships.

The Americans beat Iran in the quarterfinals early Saturday morning, and will play Spain in the semifinals on Sunday.

The team is lead by University of Missouri head coach Ron Lykins, and also features current MU student Carter Arey and former student John Gilbert.

Here's the link to watch the team live in action.

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