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Thompkins III scores 23 in U.S. win

Updated: July 6, 2009, 11:26 AM ET
Associated Press

AUCKLAND, New Zealand -- Howard Thompkins III scored 22 points and the United States stayed perfect with an 85-69 win over Greece in a second-round game at the FIBA under-19 world championships Monday.

Also, Rutgers guard Michael Rosario scored a tournament-high 54 points and Puerto Rico edged France 90-89.

The United States (4-0) will face Puerto Rico (3-1) on Tuesday.

The top four teams from each six-team second-round group advance to Friday's quarterfinals. The gold medal ...

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