The French pulled off an upset earlier today when they won the gold medal in the 4X100 meter freestyle relay.
The US led the entire way until the final lap when French swimmer Yannick Agnel pulled ahead of Ryan Lochte to complete the upset victory.
Lochte entered the race with a half second lead over the French, but the French ended up beating the Americans by 0.45 seconds.
Russia ended up with the bronze with a time of 3:11.41. Australia, a pre-race favorite, did not medal and finished fourth.