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PRAGUE (FIBA U19 World Championship) - Aaron Gordon played a leading role as the United States captured the title at the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championship and was rewarded for his efforts by being named the tournament's Most Valuable Player, presented by Tissot.

Gordon led all USA players with averages of 12.6 points and 6.2 rebounds per game. He ranked second on the team in blocks (1.0), third in steals (2.0) and fifth in assists (1.9).

The USA beat Serbia 82-68 in Sunday's championship game at O2 Arena in Prague.

Joining Gordon on the All-Tournament Team were his USA team-mate Jahlil Okafor, Serbia's Vasilje Micic, Dante Exum of Australia and Croatia's Dario Saric. 

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