NEWS

14.09.2003
Lithuania European Champion 2003

Lithuania clinched their third European Championship title and first since the break-up of the Soviet Union with a 93-84 victory over Spain on Sunday night.

The Baltic giants, who won gold medals in 1937 and 1939, produced another outstanding team performance in Sweden to deny Spain their first ever gold medal in the championships.

01.03.2004
Spain: Lopez has Message of Hope for Rudy

Spanish sensation Rudy Fernandez is firmly in national team boss Moncho Lopez's Olympic plans, the coach confirmed on Monday afternoon.

The forward, just 18 years old, underlined his immense potential with three dynamic performances for DKV Joventut in the Copa del Rey as they finished runners-up to Tau Ceramica.

23.09.2003
Dettmann Steps Down from German National Team
Germany have officially called time on coach Henrik Dettman following the country's early exit from the European Championships in Sweden. Dettman, who is also a coach in the Bundesliga, was under pressure to challenge for the title with the presence of Dallas Mavericks superstar Dirk Nowitzki in his line-up.

SCOREBOARD

Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Romania65/1486/39611
2. Hungary64/2568/37010
3. Austria63/3464/4659
4. Malta60/6362/6496
Austria   Hungary
8781
27-23   19-15   23-20   18-23  
Malta   Romania
81101
16-20   23-27   25-23   17-31  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Czech Republic65/1532/42211
2. Portugal64/2465/39210
3. Slovak Republic63/3525/4699
4. Luxembourg60/6397/6366
Portugal   Slovak Republic
7764
25-17   10-10   22-12   20-25  
Czech Republic   Luxembourg
13565
32-13   30-18   29-17   44-17  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Bulgaria64/2531/42710
2. Belarus64/2542/41010
3. Georgia64/2509/43710
4. Azerbaijan60/6341/6496
Belarus   Bulgaria
7863
15-18   27-15   19-12   17-18  
Georgia   Azerbaijan
10343
20-13   25-12   25-7   33-11  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Ireland65/1435/41511
2. Switzerland64/2425/39210
3. Finland63/3465/4339
4. Iceland60/6406/4916
Switzerland   Finland
6775
16-16   18-23   17-22   16-14  
Iceland   Ireland
7884
22-23   27-20   18-22   11-19  

HEADLINES

Dettmann Steps Down from German National Team23.09.2003
European Championship for Men 2005 Qualification22.09.2003
Recalcati Now In Charge Of Siena19.09.2003
Eurobasket 2003 All-Tournament Team17.09.2003
Record TV Audience In Spain16.09.2003
Lopez - The Future Is Bright16.09.2003
Devastated French Lose Abdul-Wahad16.09.2003
Spain's "Bittersweet" Silver15.09.2003
French Rue Missed Opportunities15.09.2003
Bronze Makes Italian Coach Proud15.09.2003

FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagLithuania
2.flagSpain
3.flagItaly
4.flagFrance
5.flagGreece
6.flagSerbia & Montenegro
7.flagIsrael
8.flagRussia
9.flagGermany
10.flagSlovenia
11.flagCroatia
12.flagTurkey
13.flagLatvia
14.flagUkraine
15.flagBosnia & Herzegovina
16.flagSweden

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Sean Jamel Mc Caw

AUT
Born : 26.07.1973
Height: 2.04

Avg: 19.7

NameAvg.
1.Mc Caw, S. 19.7
2.Kalman, L. 19.2
3.Möttölä, H. 19.0
4.Kollik, C. 18.4
5.Baidakou, R. 17.7

Rebounds

Zaza Pachulia

GEO
Born : 10.02.1984
Height: 2.10

Avg: 10.8

NameAvg.
1.Pachulia, Z. 10.8
2.Starosta, O. 9.8
3.Stanescu, V. 9.0
4.Stefánsson, F. 7.8
5.Callahan, D. 7.8

Assists

Laszlo Kalman

HUN
Born : 20.12.1972
Height: 1.86

Avg: 6.6

NameAvg.
1.Kalman, L. 6.6
2.Kuzmin, D. 6.3
3.Donlon, W. 4.8
4.Krivonos, A. 4.7
5.Belousov, A. 4.3