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Hyunjung Lee and Korea Conclude Olympic Qualifying Tournament

by | Jul 1, 2021

Hyunjung Lee and Korea concluded their appearance in the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament with a 96-57 loss to Lithuania, which entered ranked eighth in the world. The team dropped their opening game vs. Venezuela 94-80. Despite the setback, Hyunjung Lee paced Korea with a game-high 18 points to go along with 5 rebounds, 2 steals and a block in the game vs. Venezuela. In addition, Davidson’s rising junior connected on 7-of-14 from the floor, including 3 treys in 29 minutes of action.

Lee, a 6-7 guard from Yongin City, South Korea, finished the game with 11 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists in 26 minutes.

Korea will continue its Summer tour in the 2021 FIBA Asia Cup hosted by Indonesia, August 17-29.

FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament
June 29 – July 4
Kaunas, Lithuania | Kaunas, Zaglirio Arena

Tournament Central Website

Korea vs. Venezuela (Group Phase)

Venezuela – 94
Korea – 80

Box Score | Photos | Videos

Lee’s Game #1 Recap

Korea vs. Lithuania (Group Phase)

Lithuania – 96
Korea – 57

Box Score | Photos | Videos

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