U.S. women roll into world semis

Angel McCoughtry scored 17 points while Candice Dupree had 12 with 16 rebounds as the United States routed South Korea 106-44 in the quarterfinals of the women's world championship in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic.

Maya Moore added 15 points for the Americans, who will play Spain in Saturday's semifinals. Six players finished in double figures for the U.S. — Swin Cash had 11 points, while Sylvia Fowles and Tina Charles each had 10.

The United States took control in the first quarter with an 11-2 run fueled by Diana Taurasi's five points. The Americans led 48-22 at half and then outscored Korea 35-7 in the third quarter.

In other quarterfinal action, Spain snuck past France in overtime 74-71. The host Czech Republic upset defending champion Australia 79-68 to set up a semifinal matchup with Belarus, which beat Russia, 70-53.

• The Magic have exercised their option on forward Ryan Anderson, which will keep him under contract through the 2011-12 season.

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