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U.S. overcomes rocky start vs. Lithuania

Updated: August 21, 2010, 8:42 PM ET
Associated Press

MADRID -- Coach Mike Krzyzewski had no problem identifying what the United States needs to improve ahead of the basketball world championship coming off its 77-61 exhibition victory over Lithuania.

"Everything," the Duke coach said from Madrid's "Magic Box" center on Saturday.

The U.S. labored through a poor first period, hitting 3 of 21 from the field and making six turnovers, before settling down and feeding off the energy of its reserves to overcome a tough opponent.

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