US team featuring Fil-Am Kamaka Hepa posts 92-point win over Panama in Fiba Americas U18
Quamdeen Dosunmu delivers 12 points and four other US players score in double figures. Photo from

ST. CATHARINES, Ontario — The US scored the first 45 points and went on to beat Panama 118-26 on Monday night in the Fiba Americas U18 Championship.

The Americans led 43-0 after the first quarter and got the opening basket of the second before John Gunn got Panama on the board on a follow shot with 7:57 remaining in the first half.

The US led 70-8 at halftime.

Coached by Kansas coach Bill Self, the Americans are 2-0 in the tournament after beating the Dominican Republic 105-73 in their opener. They are trying for their fifth straight gold medal in the event.

Fil-Am Kamaka Hepa scored four points on 2 of 7 shooting.

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