Michigan Olympains Update

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

-- Tayshaun Prince of the Detroit Pistons scored nine points in the U.S. men's basketball team's 116-85 win over Australia in the quarterfinals. The Americans advanced to Friday's semifinals.
-- Mike Hessman played third base and Blaine Neal pitched two innings in the U.S. baseball team's 4-2 victory over Japan in 11 innings. Hessman and Neal both play for the Detroit Tigers' Triple-A affiliate, the Toledo Mud Hens.
-- Nick Willis of New Zealand did not start in his preliminary heat in the men's 800-meter run and was eliminated. Willis is a 2005 graduate of the University of Michigan.
-- Kevin Sullivan of Canada finished 11th in his 5,000-meter run heat with a time of 14:09.16. The 1998 University of Michigan graduate failed to advance.

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