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1960 Men's Olympic Basketball

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Host: Roma, Italy

Date Started: August 26, 1960
Date Ended: September 10, 1960

Format: Several series of round-robin pools advanced teams to classification tournament.

Gold: United States
Silver: Soviet Union
Bronze: Brazil

Final Standings

Rank Team W L W/L% PS/G PA/G SRS SOS Medal
1 United States 8 0 1.000 101.9 59.5 41.5 -0.9 Gold
2 Soviet Union 6 2 .750 74.5 62.1 16.5 4.1 Silver
3 Brazil 6 2 .750 72.3 71.6 8.5 7.8 Bronze
4 Italy 4 4 .500 75.4 81.6 4.0 10.3
5 Czechoslovakia 5 3 .625 79.1 74.3 4.9 0.0
6 Yugoslavia 4 4 .500 72.3 81.6 -1.9 7.4
7 Poland 3 5 .375 73.6 75.4 -7.9 -6.2
8 Uruguay 2 6 .250 68.5 84.8 -15.0 1.3
9 Hungary 4 3 .571 74.1 76.3 -1.5 0.6
10 France 5 3 .625 81.1 64.0 10.2 -6.9
11 Philippines 3 4 .429 74.3 85.0 -17.1 -6.4
12 Mexico 4 4 .500 67.5 68.3 -4.6 -3.9
13 Puerto Rico 2 5 .286 75.3 78.1 -8.2 -5.4
14 Spain 2 5 .286 66.7 75.4 -17.9 -9.1
15 Japan 0 7 .000 68.7 93.4 -21.3 3.4
16 Bulgaria 1 2 .333 69.7 69.7 4.4 4.4

Schedule & Results

Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
1 Fri, Aug 26, 1960 Box Score Group A Hungary 93 Japan 66
2 Fri, Aug 26, 1960 Box Score Group A United States 88 Italy 54
3 Fri, Aug 26, 1960 Box Score Group B Yugoslavia 67 Bulgaria 62
4 Fri, Aug 26, 1960 Box Score Group B Czechoslovakia 56 France 53
5 Fri, Aug 26, 1960 Box Score Group C Soviet Union 66 Mexico 49
6 Fri, Aug 26, 1960 Box Score Group C Brazil 75 Puerto Rico 72
7 Fri, Aug 26, 1960 Box Score Group D Poland 86 Philippines 68
8 Fri, Aug 26, 1960 Box Score Group D Spain 77 Uruguay 72
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
9 Sat, Aug 27, 1960 Box Score Group A United States 125 Japan 66
10 Sat, Aug 27, 1960 Box Score Group A Italy 72 Hungary 67
11 Sat, Aug 27, 1960 Box Score Group B Yugoslavia 62 France 61
12 Sat, Aug 27, 1960 Box Score Group B Bulgaria 75 Czechoslovakia 69
13 Sat, Aug 27, 1960 Box Score Group C Mexico 68 Puerto Rico 64
14 Sat, Aug 27, 1960 Box Score Group C Brazil 58 Soviet Union 54
15 Sat, Aug 27, 1960 Box Score Group D Philippines 84 Spain 82
16 Sat, Aug 27, 1960 Box Score Group D Uruguay 76 Poland 72
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
17 Mon, Aug 29, 1960 Box Score Group A United States 107 Hungary 63
18 Mon, Aug 29, 1960 Box Score Group A Italy 100 Japan 92
19 Mon, Aug 29, 1960 Box Score Group B Czechoslovakia 76 Yugoslavia 64
20 Mon, Aug 29, 1960 Box Score Group B France 73 Bulgaria 72
21 Mon, Aug 29, 1960 Box Score Group C Brazil 80 Mexico 72
22 Mon, Aug 29, 1960 Box Score Group C Soviet Union 100 Puerto Rico 63
23 Mon, Aug 29, 1960 Box Score Group D Uruguay 80 Philippines 76
24 Mon, Aug 29, 1960 Box Score Group D Poland 75 Spain 63
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
25 Thu, Sep 1, 1960 Box Score Group A Brazil 78 Italy 75
26 Thu, Sep 1, 1960 Box Score Group A Czechoslovakia 88 Poland 75
27 Thu, Sep 1, 1960 Box Score Group B United States 104 Yugoslavia 42
28 Thu, Sep 1, 1960 Box Score Group B Soviet Union 89 Uruguay 53
29 Thu, Sep 1, 1960 Box Score Group D Mexico 80 Spain 66
30 Thu, Sep 1, 1960 Box Score Group D France 101 Japan 63
31 Thu, Sep 1, 1960 Box Score Group C Philippines 82 Puerto Rico 80
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
32 Fri, Sep 2, 1960 Box Score Group A Brazil 77 Poland 68
33 Fri, Sep 2, 1960 Box Score Group A Italy 77 Czechoslovakia 70
34 Fri, Sep 2, 1960 Box Score Group B Soviet Union 88 Yugoslavia 61
35 Fri, Sep 2, 1960 Box Score Group B United States 108 Uruguay 50
36 Fri, Sep 2, 1960 Box Score Group C Hungary 84 Puerto Rico 80
37 Fri, Sep 2, 1960 Box Score Group D Mexico 76 Japan 57
38 Fri, Sep 2, 1960 Box Score Group D France 78 Spain 48
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
39 Sat, Sep 3, 1960 Box Score Group A Italy 74 Poland 68
40 Sat, Sep 3, 1960 Box Score Group A Brazil 85 Czechoslovakia 78
41 Sat, Sep 3, 1960 Box Score Group B Yugoslavia 94 Uruguay 83
42 Sat, Sep 3, 1960 Box Score Group B United States 81 Soviet Union 57
43 Sat, Sep 3, 1960 Box Score Group D Spain 66 Japan 64
44 Sat, Sep 3, 1960 Box Score Group D France 91 Mexico 62
45 Sat, Sep 3, 1960 Box Score Group C Hungary 81 Philippines 70
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
46 Wed, Sep 7, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 5-8 Czechoslovakia 98 Uruguay 72
47 Wed, Sep 7, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 5-8 Yugoslavia 95 Poland 81
48 Wed, Sep 7, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 13-15 Puerto Rico 75 Spain 65
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
49 Thu, Sep 8, 1960 Box Score Final Round Soviet Union 64 Brazil 62
50 Thu, Sep 8, 1960 Box Score Final Round United States 112 Italy 81
51 Thu, Sep 8, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 9-12 Mexico 69 Hungary 57
52 Thu, Sep 8, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 9-12 France 122 Philippines 75
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
53 Fri, Sep 9, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 5-8 Poland 64 Uruguay 62
54 Fri, Sep 9, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 5-8 Czechoslovakia 98 Yugoslavia 93
55 Fri, Sep 9, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 13-15 Puerto Rico 93 Japan 73
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
56 Sat, Sep 10, 1960 Box Score Final Round Soviet Union 78 Italy 70
57 Sat, Sep 10, 1960 Box Score Final Round United States 90 Brazil 63
58 Sat, Sep 10, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 9-12 Philippines 65 Mexico 64
59 Sat, Sep 10, 1960 Box Score Classification Round 9-12 Hungary 74 France 70