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USA East Coast falls to Estonia National Team

[ 0 ] August 6, 2014 |
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Iowa’s #34 Adam Woodbury, left, and #10 Mike Gesell, right, head for the locker room after 83 – 66 win over Drake. (Bill Neibergall/The Register)

TALLINN, Estonia — USA East Coast lost its first game of the Four Nations Cup Wednesday night, falling to the Estonia National Team, 77-65. Both Estonia and USA East Coast finished with 2-1 records after round-robin play, but Estonia captured first place due to the point-differential tiebreaker.

University of Iowa junior guard Mike Gesell scored 14 points to go along with two steals and a pair of assists. Classmate Adam Woodbury controlled 14 rebounds to go along with five points and a steal. Both Hawkeyes played approximately 27 minutes.

USA East Coast will depart via ferry across the Gulf of Finland tomorrow and play against the Helsinki Seagulls of the Finish Pro League. Tipoff for the final contest of the 2014 USA East Coast tour is set for 10:30 a.m. (CT).

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