| October 22, 1954|
| October 23 – November 5|
Oscar Aldo Moglia (18.7)
United States men's national basketball team
1963 FIBA World Championship, 1950 FIBA World Championship, 1978 FIBA World Championship, 1970 FIBA World Championship, 1990 FIBA World Championship
The 1954 FIBA World Championship (also called the 2nd World Basketball Championship – 1954) was an international basketball tournament held by the International Basketball Federation in Ginásio do Maracanãzinho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from October 23 to November 5, 1954. Twelve nations participated in the tournament.
1954 FIBA World Championship Wikipedia
All teams play one game against each other for a total of three games.
All teams play one game against each other for a total of seven games. The teams with the best records are awarded medals.
The tie between Canada, Formosa and Uruguay was broken by the goal averages of the games between those three teams, considering both had 1–1 records against each other.