As it happened: Boomers defeat U.S. in Melbourne

Australia have reversed the result from Game 1 on Thursday night, recording a first ever victory over the United States in the process.

The Boomers triumphed 98-94 in front of a record crowd at Melbourne's Marvel Stadium, NBA star Patty Mills dominating down the stretch to ensure the locals created Australian sporting history.

Relive the action from our live blog below.

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