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The United States, coached by Henry Iba of Oklahoma State University, went 9-0. Their gold medal-winning game was against Yugoslavia, 65-50. The bronze medal winner was the Soviet Union.

Medal summary

Gold: Silver: Bronze:
 United States (USA)
Mike Barrett
John Clawson
Don Dee
Calvin Fowler
Spencer Haywood
Bill Hosket
Jim King
Glynn Saulters
Charlie Scott
Mike Silliman
Ken Spain
Jo Jo White
 Yugoslavia (YUG)
Dragutin Čermak
Kresimir Ćosić
Vladimir Cvetković
Ivo Daneu
Radivoj Korać
Zoran Maroević
Nikola Plećaš
Trajko Rajković
Dragoslav Ražnatović
Petar Skansi
Damir Šolman
Aljoša Žorga
 Soviet Union (URS)
Anatoli Krikun
Modestas Paulauskas
Zurab Sakandelidze
Vadim Kapranov
Yuri Selikhov
Anatoli Polivoda
Sergei Belov
Priit Tomson
Sergei Kovalenko
Gennadi Volnov
Jaak Lipso
Vladimir Andreev

Final ranking

  1.  United States (USA) (9-0)
  2.  Yugoslavia (YUG) (7-2)
  3.  Soviet Union (URS) (8-1)
  4.  Brazil (BRA) (6-3)
  5.  Mexico (MEX) (7-2)
  6.  Poland (POL) (5-4)
  7.  Spain (ESP) (5-4)
  8.  Italy (ITA) (5-4)
  9.  Puerto Rico (PUR) (5-4)
  10.  Bulgaria (BUL) (4-5)
  11.  Cuba (CUB) (3-6)
  12.  Panama (PAN) (2-7)
  13.  Philippines (PHI) (3-6)
  14.  South Korea (KOR) (2-7)
  15.  Senegal (SEN) (1-8)
  16.  Morocco (MAR) (0-9)

References

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