In the video, you can see the players' teammates jumping in to break it up ... but Kourouma tried like hell to get more punches off.
It's unclear if something in the game sparked the incident.
The altercation got FIBA's attention ... and an investigation is now underway.
Mali didn't have much luck in its final match of the Cup, either ... losing 88-65 to Canada on Tuesday. Both players suited up for the contest ... as Kourouma netted 9 points and 6 rebounds, and Dabou added 6 points.