(7-9-21) It has been quite a year for Blackhawk Christian’s Caleb Furst. The future Boilermaker led his team to a state title, he was named Mr. Indiana.

This summer as a member of the US U19 National team Furst is just one part of an offensive machine. All of his 12 teammates are capable of putting up a lot of points.

How impressive have the Americans been in the FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup 2021?

In the win over Korea, in the first game of round of 16, the Americans broke a bunch of single game records – » Points (132) » Assists (39) » Rebounds (62) » FGM (57) » FGA (92).

Furst is averaging 13.6 minutes a game. Twice he has scored 14 points in a game (Mali and Korea), against Turkey he had 6 rebounds.

The US advances to play on Saturday against Canada in a semi-final game and is one step away from a World title.

Quarter-Final WIn Over Senegal