Australia had the only perfect record to lead Group A with 10 points and is one of just two undefeated squads in the 11-team field. The United States, which played its preliminary-round games in Group B, is also undefeated with a 5-0 mark. Iran, which was scheduled to be in Group A with the Aussies, withdrew from the field before the tournament began.
Aleks Maric has played more than 25 minutes in three of Australia's first four games while averaging a tournament-best 10.0 rebounds per game. He has had at least 10 rebounds three times in four contests, including posting a double-double with 16 points and 12 boards in the one-point victory over Israel. Maric has added 7.8 points, 3.5 assists and 1.0 steals per game. He is also among the tournament leaders as he has hit 13-of-16 attempts (81.3 percent) from the free throw line.