FIBA World Cup: Latvia smokes Turkey 111-85

Behind not shooting and a big game from Kristaps Porzingis, Latvia obliterated Turkey, 111-85. Kristaps Porzingis led all scorers with 22 points and grabbed 14 rebounds and Latvia connected on 20 of their 35 three-point attempts (57%) and led by as much as 31 points in the victory.

Davis Bertans scored 17 points, knocking down 5 of his 7 three-point attempts. Rihards Lomazs chipped in 15 points, with Rolands Smits contributed 11.

In a losing effort, Cedi Osman and Shane Larkin put in 15 points apiece.The loss drops Turkey to 2-3 in group,A play. Latvia has improved to 3-2 in Group I.

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