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1996 Men's Olympic Basketball

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Host: Atlanta, United States

Date Started: July 20, 1996
Date Ended: August 2, 1996

Format: Round-robin pools advanced teams to classification matches.

Gold: United States
Silver: Serbia and Montenegro
Bronze: Lithuania

Final Standings

Rank Team W L W/L% PS/G PA/G SRS SOS Medal
1 United States 8 0 1.000 102.0 70.3 31.4 -0.3 Gold
2 Serbia and Montenegro 7 1 .875 92.6 72.3 19.1 -1.3 Silver
3 Lithuania 5 3 .625 83.0 70.0 14.7 1.7 Bronze
4 Australia 5 3 .625 89.0 86.3 6.7 3.9
5 Greece 5 3 .625 84.3 82.8 -1.3 -2.8
6 Brazil 3 5 .375 90.6 94.6 -1.1 2.9
7 Croatia 4 4 .500 83.3 78.0 2.8 -2.4
8 China 2 6 .250 72.6 105.5 -26.5 6.4
9 Argentina 4 3 .571 76.4 78.9 -5.9 -3.4
10 Puerto Rico 2 5 .286 85.7 88.4 -6.0 -3.3
11 Angola 1 6 .143 63.7 73.7 -12.5 -2.5
12 South Korea 0 7 .000 80.3 108.3 -28.1 -0.1

Schedule & Results

Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
1 Sat, Jul 20, 1996 Box Score Group A China 70 Angola 67
2 Sat, Jul 20, 1996 Box Score Group A Lithuania 83 Croatia 81
3 Sat, Jul 20, 1996 Box Score Group A United States 96 Argentina 68
4 Sat, Jul 20, 1996 Box Score Group B Australia 111 South Korea 88
5 Sat, Jul 20, 1996 Box Score Group B Brazil 101 Puerto Rico 98
6 Sat, Jul 20, 1996 Box Score Group B Serbia and Montenegro 71 Greece 63
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
7 Mon, Jul 22, 1996 Box Score Group A Croatia 109 China 78
8 Mon, Jul 22, 1996 Box Score Group A Argentina 65 Lithuania 61
9 Mon, Jul 22, 1996 Box Score Group A United States 87 Angola 54
10 Mon, Jul 22, 1996 Box Score Group B Puerto Rico 98 South Korea 86
11 Mon, Jul 22, 1996 Box Score Group B Serbia and Montenegro 91 Australia 68
12 Mon, Jul 22, 1996 Box Score Group B Greece 89 Brazil 87
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
13 Wed, Jul 24, 1996 Box Score Group A China 87 Argentina 77
14 Wed, Jul 24, 1996 Box Score Group A Croatia 71 Angola 48
15 Wed, Jul 24, 1996 Box Score Group A United States 104 Lithuania 82
16 Wed, Jul 24, 1996 Box Score Group B Serbia and Montenegro 118 South Korea 65
17 Wed, Jul 24, 1996 Box Score Group B Greece 80 Puerto Rico 69
18 Wed, Jul 24, 1996 Box Score Group B Australia 109 Brazil 101
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
19 Fri, Jul 26, 1996 Box Score Group A Lithuania 85 Angola 49
20 Fri, Jul 26, 1996 Box Score Group A Croatia 90 Argentina 75
21 Fri, Jul 26, 1996 Box Score Group A United States 133 China 70
22 Fri, Jul 26, 1996 Box Score Group B Greece 108 South Korea 86
23 Fri, Jul 26, 1996 Box Score Group B Serbia and Montenegro 101 Brazil 82
24 Fri, Jul 26, 1996 Box Score Group B Australia 101 Puerto Rico 96
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
25 Sun, Jul 28, 1996 Box Score Group A Lithuania 116 China 55
26 Sun, Jul 28, 1996 Box Score Group A United States 102 Croatia 71
27 Sun, Jul 28, 1996 Box Score Group A Argentina 66 Angola 62
28 Sun, Jul 28, 1996 Box Score Group B Brazil 127 South Korea 97
29 Sun, Jul 28, 1996 Box Score Group B Australia 103 Greece 62
30 Sun, Jul 28, 1996 Box Score Group B Serbia and Montenegro 97 Puerto Rico 86
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
31 Tue, Jul 30, 1996 Box Score Quarter-Finals Lithuania 99 Greece 66
32 Tue, Jul 30, 1996 Box Score Quarter-Finals Serbia and Montenegro 128 China 61
33 Tue, Jul 30, 1996 Box Score Quarter-Finals Australia 73 Croatia 71
34 Tue, Jul 30, 1996 Box Score Quarter-Finals United States 98 Brazil 75
35 Tue, Jul 30, 1996 Box Score Classification Round 9-12 Argentina 97 South Korea 79
36 Tue, Jul 30, 1996 Box Score Classification Round 9-12 Puerto Rico 76 Angola 67
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
37 Thu, Aug 1, 1996 Box Score Semi-Finals Serbia and Montenegro 66 Lithuania 58
38 Thu, Aug 1, 1996 Box Score Semi-Finals United States 101 Australia 73
39 Thu, Aug 1, 1996 Box Score Classification Round 5-8 Greece 115 China 75
40 Thu, Aug 1, 1996 Box Score Classification Round 5-8 Brazil 80 Croatia 74
Rk Date Round Team Opponent Notes
41 Fri, Aug 2, 1996 Box Score Final Round United States 95 Serbia and Montenegro 69 Gold Medal Game
42 Fri, Aug 2, 1996 Box Score Final Round Lithuania 80 Australia 74 Bronze Medal Game
43 Fri, Aug 2, 1996 Box Score Final Round Greece 91 Brazil 72
44 Fri, Aug 2, 1996 Box Score Final Round Croatia 99 China 85
45 Fri, Aug 2, 1996 Box Score Final Round Argentina 87 Puerto Rico 77
46 Fri, Aug 2, 1996 Box Score Final Round Angola 99 South Korea 61