Japan men’s basketball team to miss quarterfinals after 77-97 loss to Argentina
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Japan men’s basketball team suffered a loss to Argentina on Saturday night in their last match of pool play.
With a final score of 77-97, Team Japan’s run in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games have come to an end.
Hawaii’s own Hugh Hogland represented Team Japan in his first Olympic games.
Hogland ― listed on the roster as Watanabe ― did not play in yesterday’s match.
Team Argentina moves on to the quarterfinals to take on Team Australia.
The men’s basketball quarterfinals kick off with Slovenia and Germany on August 2 at 3:00 p.m. HST.
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