LIMA, Peru — Gabriel Deck scored 23 points Saturday to lead Argentina to a 114-75 win over the U.S. in the Pan American Games semifinal.

Deck, a small forward for Real Madrid, was 11 for 15 from the field for Argentina, which advanced to the final against Puerto Rico. The U.S. will face the Dominican Republic in the bronze medal game.

Creighton guard Ty-Shon Alexander scored five points and was 1 of 5 from the field. Former Bluejay Geoffrey Groselle added 10 points.

Argentina shot 58 percent and built a 25-point halftime lead. Former NBA player Luis Scola and Nicolas Laprovittola each added 18 points for Argentina.

Providence forward David Duke led the Americans with 16 points on 5 of 11 shooting. Andre Reeves added 12 points and six rebounds.

After the U.S. closed to 19-14 on a pair of Duke free throws, but Argentina used an 18-9 run to take control.

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