Cyprus65-68

20-17, 20-13, 8-22, 17-16

Romania

 

Date: 25.08.2007, 19:00hGroup:  AVenue:   Strovolos/NicosiaSpectators: 250
Referees:  Marin Mehandjiev (BUL), Igor Mitrovski (MKD)
TEAM LEADERS
Cyprus Romania
JoJo Garcia (20)PtsBogdan Popescu (22)
JoJo Garcia (12), Panagiotis Trisokkas (14)RebVirgil Stanescu (11)
Aristides Koronides (4)ASBogdan Popescu (3)
Aristides Koronides (2), Andreas Pilavas (2)ST3 players tied with 1
BS

GAME REPORT

25.08.2007
Romania Remain Unbeaten

Romania used a dominant third quarter to defeat Cyprus on Saturday night 68-65 in EuroBasket Division B qualifying.

Cyprus had their noses in front for most of the first half taking a well-earned 40-30 lead into the half-time break.

But the Romanians came out firing on all cylinders in the third quarter outscoring their opponents 22-8.

Cyprus got back on track in the fourth but it was too late as the Romanians squeaked by with a three point victory.

Bogdan Popescu led the way for the winners with 22 points, hitting nine of the 13 shots he took, including three from behind the arc.

Virgil Stanescu was also impressive with a double-double consisting of 10 points and 11 rebounds.

Jo Jo Garcia led the way for Cyprus with 20 points and 12 boards.

Romania remain unbeaten in Group A. 

Top performers

Cyprus Romania

JoJo Garcia

 

Bogdan Popescu

20Pts22
12Reb6
1AS3
1ST1
0BS0

Accumulated statistics

Cyprus Romania
21/65FG M/A24/53
12/31 (38.7%) FG2P M/A14/27 (51.9%)
9/34 (26.5%) FG3P M/A10/26 (38.5%)
14/18 (77.8%) FT M/A10/12 (83.3%)
38 (17-21) Reb (O-D) 34 (9-25)
12AS11
8TO11
6ST4
0BS0
14PF22
65Pts68
CYPRUS
NameMinFG2P FG3P FGFTRebASTOSTBSPFPts
M/A%M/A%M/A%M/A%ODTot
4Yiannas, P. 70/10.00/00.00/10.00/00.0101000000
*5Garcia, J. 398/1553.37/1163.61/425.03/3100.057121210120
*6Pilavas, A. 211/425.00/10.01/333.33/475.0000212046
7Anastasiadis, G. 222/922.20/10.02/825.02/2100.0000110028
*8Sizopoulos, A. 152/728.61/520.01/250.00/00.0235110045
9Papadopoulos, N. DNP
*10Koronides, A. 301/812.50/10.01/714.30/00.0022412013
11Mouktaris, D. DNP
12Procopiou, Y. DNP
13Liatsos, A. 283/837.50/10.03/742.91/250.02132100010
*14Trisokkas, P. 384/1330.84/1136.40/20.05/771.477141110213
15Sophocleos, P. DNP
TEAM/COACH01100
TOTAL21/ 6532.312/ 3138.79/ 3426.514/1877.8172138128601465
ROMANIA
NameMinFG2P FG3P FGFTRebASTOSTBSPFPts
M/A%M/A%M/A%M/A%ODTot
*4Stanescu, V. 393/1030.03/933.30/10.04/4100.029112200410
*5Helcioiu, G. 363/1030.01/250.02/825.00/00.0213240028
6Szijarto, L. 202/2100.01/1100.01/1100.02/2100.0134200017
*7Iheadindu, U. 140/30.00/20.00/10.00/00.0011101040
*8Kabengele, B. 150/20.00/00.00/20.00/00.0000010030
9Mocanu, V. DNP
*10Burlacu, C. 336/1250.02/366.74/944.43/475.01451410419
11Paul, M. 10/00.00/00.00/00.00/00.0000000000
12Isleam, S. 61/1100.01/1100.00/00.00/00.0022000012
13Nicoara, T. DNP
14Lapuste, F. DNP
15Popescu, B. 369/1369.26/966.73/475.01/250.02463010322
TEAM/COACH11200
TOTAL24/ 5345.314/ 2751.910/ 2638.510/1283.3925341111402268
Legend
MinMinutes playedTotTotal reboundsBSBlocked shots
M/AMade/AttemptsASAssistsPtsPoints
%Shooting percentagePFPersonal fouls*Starters
OOffensive reboundsTOTurnoversDNPDid Not Play
DDefensive reboundsSTStealsFGField Goals
+/-Team's net points while on courtCCommitted foulsDDrawn fouls

TOP PERFORMERS

Cyprus Romania

JoJo Garcia

 

Bogdan Popescu

20Pts22
12Reb6
1AS3
1ST1
0BS0
39Min36

TEAM STATS

Cyprus Romania
21/65FG M/A24/53
12/31 (38.7%) FG2P M/A14/27 (51.9%)
9/34 (26.5%) FG3P M/A10/26 (38.5%)
14/18 (77.8%) FT M/A10/12 (83.3%)
38 (17-21) Reb (O-D) 34 (9-25)
12AS11
8TO11
6ST4
0BS0
14PF22
65Pts68