USA East Coast Earns Victory On Day One At Four Nations Cup

 

Aug. 4, 2014

COLUMBIA, S.C. - USA East Coast, led by Gamecock head men's basketball coach Frank Martin, posted a 103-59 victory over Estonia's Tallinna Kalev, in the squad's opening competition at the Four Nations Cup in Estonia on Monday. South Carolina sophomore guard Sindarius Thornwell and senior guard Tyrone Johnson, who are team members for USA East Coast, scored 13 and 12 points, respectively, in the win.

Thornwell finished with 13 points, six rebounds, five assists and four steals, and Johnson dished six assists, to go along with 12 points and four rebounds. The team held Tallinna Kalev to just 33 percent from the field and held a 50-39 advantage on the boards.

The team continues play on Tuesday when it faces the Austrian National Team at 1 p.m. ET. Stay tuned to GamecocksOnline.com for updates.