Anthony (9 of 15 from 3) finished with a game-high 31 points – becoming Team USA's all-time leading scorer – and Irving added 19 as the Americans outscored Australia 49-34 in the second half after trailing by five at the break.
USA 98, Australia 88 – Final: 14 points from Carmelo Anthony in the fourth quarter leads the US to victory despite the Americans shooting 39 percent from the field in the game.
USA 70, Australia 67 – Q3: The Americans hold Australia to 13 points in the third quarter, turning a five-point deficit at the break into a three-point lead heading into the final period.
Australia 54, USA 49 – Halftime: AUS shot a blistering 68 percent (19 of 28) in that first half, led by 15 points from Patty Mills, 13 from Andrew Bogut and 10 from David Anderson.
USA 29, Australia 29 – Q1: 14 points by Carmelo Anthony, making him the all-time leading scorer for USA men's basketball.