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20.09.2009 - By Simon Wilkinson

France held off Croatia for a 69-62 win to take fifth place at EuroBasket 2009 in Katowice on Sunday.

Antoine Diot scored 18 points and Nando de Colo added 15 as the French used a 9-0 run in the first quarter to break a 9-9 score and they did not relinquish the lead the rest of the way.

STATS RANKINGS

Points Per Game
Total rebounds
Assists
Points Allowed

8th

72.8 PTS

5th

34.3 RT

4th

15.8 AS

1st

66.8 PTS A
Assists
Points Allowed

4th

15.8 AS

1st

66.8 PTS A

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

No
Name
Pos.
Height
Birth date
Place of birth
Current club

4

PG
1.90
17.01.1989
Bourg En Bresse (FRA)  
LE MANS (France-Pro A)

5

GF
2.03
14.12.1988
Lisieux (FRA)  
PORTLAND TRAILBLAZERS (USA-NBA)

6

G
1.85
10.10.1978
La Roche sur Yon (FRA)  
ADECCO ASVEL (France-Pro A)

7

FC
2.04
23.11.1983
Yopougnon (CIV)  
LE MANS (France-Pro A)

8

PF
2.06
05.11.1986
Rouen (FRA)  
AUSTIN TORROS (USA-D-League)

9

PG
1.88
17.05.1982
Brugge (BEL)  
SAN ANTONIO SPURS (USA-NBA)

10

G
1.90
19.06.1985
Kinshasa (COD)  
GRAVELINES-DUNKERQUE (France-Pro A)

11

PF
2.01
19.01.1981
Abymes (FRA)  
PAMESA VALENCIA (Spain-ACB)

12

G
1.95
23.06.1987
Sainte Catherine (FRA)  
CHOLET (France-Pro A)

13

PF
2.05
16.04.1982
Cormeilles (FRA)  
CHARLOTTE BOBCATS (USA-NBA)

14

C
2.06
13.01.1983
Fort de France (FRA)  
GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS (USA-NBA)

15

FC
2.05
28.02.1985
Treichville (CIV)  
ASVEL (France-Pro A)

COACHES

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See You In Turkey
France, Turkey Meet On The Rebound
19.09.2009 - By Simon Wilkinson
France, Turkey Meet On The Rebound
France Future Upbeat
18.09.2009 - By David Hein
France Future Upbeat
Spain Ride Gasol Past France
17.09.2009 - By Simon Wilkinson
Spain Ride Gasol Past France
France Face Spain Test
17.09.2009 - By Adriana Garcia Senchermes
France Face Spain Test
France Remain Unbeaten
15.09.2009 - By Yarone Arbel
France Remain Unbeaten
France Remain Perfect, Top Croatia
13.09.2009 - By Yarone Arbel
France Remain Perfect, Top Croatia
Quarter-Final Bound France Take On Croatia
12.09.2009 - By Yarone Arbel
Quarter-Final Bound France Take On Croatia

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SCHEDULE

07.09.2009
vs GER
[W] 70-65
08.09.2009
vs LAT
[W] 60-51
09.09.2009
vs RUS
[W] 69-64
11.09.2009
vs MKD
[W] 83-57
13.09.2009
vs CRO
[W] 87-79
15.09.2009
vs GRE
[W] 71-69
17.09.2009
vs ESP
[L] 66-86
19.09.2009
vs TUR
[W] 80-68
20.09.2009
vs CRO
[W] 69-62

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