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CMU's Bradford Lifts Team USA to Gold Medal Game

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Central Michigan star Crystal Bradford was an international star Saturday.

The forward made what turned out to be the game-winning basket in Team USA's 79-78 win against Australia in the Ladies Basketball Semifinals at the World University Games in Russia.

Bradford finished the game with 9 points.

Team USA squandered a 17 point lead in the Second Half but with the win remain unbeaten (5-0) in the tournament.

Bradford's team will now face host Russia in the Gold Medal game Monday.  The game will start at 1:30pm ET and be broadcast on ESPN U.

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