The Americans, back in the tournament after failing to qualify in 2018,

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are ranked 15th in the world. That means they'll be part of Pot 2 as the eight groups for the tournament — held Nov. 21 to Dec. 18

 in Qatar — are drawn from four pots based on their current rankings.

Teams from the same continent will be placed in different groups, except for some Europeans.

essentially willed the Bulls to their unlikely 135-130 triumph over the Clippers.

Europe has 13 teams in the tournament and five of the eight groups will each get two teams from the continent. The other three groups each get one European team

Wales will play either Scotland or Ukraine for the final European berth. Costa Rica will take on New Zealand in one intercontiental playoff,

and Peru will face the winner of the United Arab Emirates versus Australia in the other. Those matches will take place in June.