Undefeated Greece beats France, reaches semis

Updated: August 30, 2006, 2:38 PM ET
Associated Press

SAITAMA, Japan -- Greece has been the forgotten of the unbeaten teams at the FIBA World Championship.

Now it's in the semifinals with another strong defensive effort and more balanced offense.

Greece held France to its lowest point total of the tournament in a 73-56 victory Wednesday that moved it into the semifinals for the third time in the last four worlds.

Greece (7-0) advanced to the final four and will meet the United States on Friday.

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