TALLINN, Estonia August 5, 2014 – USA East Coast and head coach Frank Martin posted a 90-83 victory over the Austrian National Team on day two of the Four Nations Cup in Estonia. Gamecock guards, senior Tyrone Johnson and sophomore Sindarius Thornwell combined for 11 points in the hard-fought victory, with Johnson pulling down four rebounds and Thornwell eight.
With the game close near the end of regulation, Iowa’s Mike Gesell scored on a lay-up and Thornwell collected a key rebound on the following possession, passing to Gesell who assisted Syracuse’s BJ Johnson for a dunk at the opposite end to seal the USA victory.
USA East Coast will play the Estonian National Team at 1 p.m. ET, on Wednesday. Continue to visit GamecocksOnline.com for updates.