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Moore, Whalen, Augustus lead USA to exhibition win over Great Britain

Maya Moore led Team USA with 18 points and Lindsay Whalen added 13 points to propel the women's Olympic team to a 88-63 exhibition win over Great Britain Wednesday. Lynx star Seimone Augustus chipped in with 8 points. Moore was named the MVP of the game.
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