U19 World Championship Round of 16 matches to follow today

Check out all the FIVB U19 World Championship Round of 16 matches to follow on Thursday morning and how to follow the matches live.

United States (3-1) vs. France (3-1)
Match vitals:
3 p.m. (7 a.m. CST) in Riffa, Bahrain
Follow live: Live stats
World rankings: United States (No. 7); France (No. 21)
Last World Championship medal finish: United States (never); France (2007 bronze)
NCAA recruits on U.S. roster: NCAA recruits on U.S. roster: Jonny Bowles (UC Irvine); Brandon Browning (USC); Chris Hall (USC); Jaylen Jasper (Stanford); Chase Johnson (Charleston); Dev Joslyn (Loyola); Samuel Lewis (USC); Parker Mikesch (Ohio State); Kyler Presho (Stanford); Joel Schneidmiller (UC Irvine)
NCAA recruits on France roster: None

Japan (4-0) vs. Puerto Rico (1-3)
Match vitals:
1 p.m. (5 a.m. CST) in Riffa, Bahrain
Follow live: Live stats
World rankings: Japan (No. 11); Puerto Rico (No. 31)
Last World Championship medal finish: Japan (1997 bronze); Puerto Rico (never)
NCAA recruits on Japan roster: None
NCAA recruits on Puerto Rico roster: Gabriel Garcia (BYU)

Argentina (3-1) vs. Czech Republic (2-2)
Match vitals:
1 p.m. (5 a.m. CST) in Riffa, Bahrain
Follow live: Live stats
World rankings: Argentina (No. 2); Czech Republic (No. 32)
Last World Championship medal finish: Argentina (2015 silver); Czech Republic (never)
NCAA recruits on Argentina roster: None
NCAA recruits on Czech Republic roster: None

Russia (3-1) vs. China (1-3)
Match vitals:
3 p.m. (7 a.m. CST) in Riffa, Bahrain
Follow live: Live stats
World rankings: Russia (No. 5); China (No. 8)
Last World Championship medal finish: Russia (2013 gold); China (2013 silver)
NCAA recruits on Russia roster: None
NCAA recruits on China roster: None

Iran (4-0) vs. Turkey (2-2)
Match vitals:
5 p.m. (9 a.m. CST) in Riffa, Bahrain
Follow live: Live stats
World rankings: Iran (No. 3); Turkey (No. 10)
Last World Championship medal finish: Iran (2015 bronze); Turkey (never)
NCAA recruits on Iran roster: None
NCAA recruits on Turkey roster: Onur Cukur (Grand Canyon)

Bahrain (3-1) vs. Brazil (2-2)
Match vitals:
5 p.m. (9 a.m. CST) in Riffa, Bahrain
Follow live: Live stats
World rankings: Bahrain (No. 38); Brazil (No. 6)
Last World Championship medal finish: Bahrain (never); Brazil (2005 silver)
NCAA recruits on Bahrain roster: None
NCAA recruits on Puerto Rico roster: None

Italy (3-1) vs. South Korea (2-2)
Match vitals:
7 p.m. (11 a.m. CST) in Riffa, Bahrain
Follow live: Live stats
World rankings: Italy (No. 4); South Korea (No. 27)
Last World Championship medal finish: Italy (2005 bronze); South Korea (1993 bronze)
NCAA recruits on Italy roster: None
NCAA recruits on South Korea roster: None

Egypt (3-1) vs. Cuba (1-3)
Match vitals:
7 p.m. (11 a.m. CST) in Riffa, Bahrain
Follow live: Live stats
World rankings: Egypt (No. 13); Cuba (No. 9)
Last World Championship medal finish: Egypt (never); Cuba (2011 bronze)
NCAA recruits on Egypt roster: None
NCAA recruits on Cuba roster: None