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Lithuania rallies to beat Team USA

Updated: August 21, 2004, 10:12 PM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- Passed over by every NBA team and known mostly for his last-second miss in Sydney, a Lithuanian guard finally made a name for himself:

Sah-ROO'-nis Yah-seh-KEH'-vih-shuhs.

Sarunas Jasikevicius, whose off-target 3-pointer kept his team from pulling off the biggest upset of the 2000 Games, didn't miss when it counted Saturday night in a thrilling 94-90 victory against the United States.

He scored 28 points and hit three in a row from behind the arc as the fourth ...

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