Who won the U.S. vs U.S.S.R. Olympic basketball final in 1972?

At first, it seemed that the U.S. had won the Olympic basketball final in 1972 50-49 .

But it was ruled that the clock was wrong, and there were three seconds left to play.

When the teams resumed the game, the U.S.S.R. scored a basket to win 51-50.

It was the first U.S. basketball title defeat in 36 years. The U.S. team refused to accept the silver medals.

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