Result: Team GB 75-106 Australia

Result: Team GB 75-106 Australia
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Team GB surrender a 10-point half-time lead against Australia and are eliminated from the men's basketball tournament at London 2012.

Team GB's men have had their hopes of reaching the quarter-finals of London 2012 ended by a dreadful second-half display against Australia.

The hosts had led 46-36 at the midway point, however they then found themselves 66-60 behind by the end of the third quarter. The match ended 75-106.

Point guard Patty Mills recorded 39 points for the visitors, while David Anderson and Sean Ingles scored 13 and 11 respectively.

Joel Freeland top-scored for Britain with 16, followed by Dan Clark with 14.

Australia have now qualified for the last eight. Meanwhile, GB will be playing for pride alone when the face China in their final group match on Monday.

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