Kevin Koe going for curling bronze against Switzerland

Watch live beginning on Friday at 1:35 a.m. ET.

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Kevin Koe's Calgary-based rink of second Brent Laing, third Marc Kennedy and lead Ben Hebert will try to earn Olympic bronze for Canada when it faces the Swiss on Friday at 1:35 a.m. ET.

Switzerland beat Canada 8-6 in the round-robin. 

Canada's run of men's curling gold at the Winter Games ended at three on Thursday with a 5-3 semifinal loss to American John Shuster in Gangneung, South Korea.

The U.S. men will play for Olympic gold for the first time on Saturday at 1:35 a.m. ET against Niklas Edin of Sweden, who trounced Switzerland's Peter de Cruz 9-3 in eight ends in Thursday's other semifinal.

With files from The Canadian Press