Heber City's Cael Sanderson advanced to today's medal round with 3 victories Friday and will meet Cuba's Yoel Romero in the semifinals. (Story on A1.)
Jazz signee Carlos Boozer had 8 points and 9 boards in the U.S. men's basketball loss to Argentina.
Former BYU athlete Ryan Millar had 4 points and a block in the U.S. volleyball's loss to Brazil. (Story on D4.)
BYU assistant track coach Leonard Myles-Mills and Ghana's 4x100 relay team failed to advance beyond Friday's first round
Former Utah Starzz player Elena Baranova scored 10 points and pulled down 8 rebounds in Russia's 66-62 loss to the U.S. women.
American divers didn't get any medals in Athens, their first Olympic shutout in 92 years. Caesar Garcia and Kyle Prandi sealed that fate by failing to advance out of the 10-meter platform preliminaries.
The International Gymnastics Federation denied a protest over American Mary Sanders' low technical score in the first day of rhythmic qualifying.
On the doping front: Russian 400-meter runner Anton Galkin was expelled from the games after testing positive for steroids after his Aug. 21 race in the 400 semifinals.
I just love our game and love our sport, and when I see . . . the passion these teams have and the love for our sport, it makes me proud to be part of it . . . I think we did the best we could. Larry Brown, coach of U.S. men's basketball team