The hosts pulled away over the final 20 minutes in Okinawa, outscoring the Central Asian national squad by 25 points in that span.
The Akatsuki Five, playing without injured forward Yuta Watanabe, showcased their long-range shooting skills throughout the game.
A 14-2 run in the first quarter set the tone for Japan, which finished with five double-digit scorers.
The Akatsuki Five outscored their Group C opponent 55-20 in the second half, turning a close game into a rout.
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Coach Atsushi Ono’s club extended its winning streak to eight with a pair of stellar performances against the visiting Gunma Crane Thunders.
The Akatsuki Five edged Taiwan before falling to Australia in Okinawa.
Julian Mavunga, the league’s reigning passing king, and other premier offensive catalysts generate excitement for fans.
The NBA forwards headline a versatile squad set to make its first appearance in the Summer Games in 45 years.
The Jets displayed poise and made key shots down the stretch in Game 3 to earn their elusive championship.
The Brex played better in all facets of the game and bounced back from a blowout loss to the Jets.
“I think the fact that the players continued to work hard for 40 minutes led to the victory. However, if we don't win one more, today's...