NEWS

20.07.2006
France Prevails After Lithuanian Collapse

Lithuania sensationally blew a 17-point fourth-quarter lead as Sourata Cisse scored 16 of his 25 points in the final nine minutes to give France a 79-77 victory at the OSTCHEM U-20 European Championship.

Lithuania's Giedrius Kurtinaitis could have forced overtime but he missed two of his three free throws with one second remaining to give France the win in their final quarter-final Group E game.

19.07.2006
Klobucar's 44 Give Slovenia Double-Overtime Win Over Lithuania

Jaka Klobucar poured in 44 points as Slovenia proved more resilient in a 100-94 double-overtime shoot-out victory over Lithuania in the quarter final round of the Ostchem U20 European Championship.

Slovenia notched their second straight victory in Group E of the quarter-final round in Turkey.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Aidas Viskontas PG 1.84 21.05.1986 Kretinga (LTU)  
 5Andrius Aleksandrovas SF 1.98 06.01.1986 Kaunas (LTU)  
 6Zydrunas Kelys PG 1.88 29.04.1987 Birzai (LTU)  
 7Martynas Pocius GF 1.96 28.04.1986 Vilnius (LTU)  
 8Tautvydas Barstys SG 1.97 02.07.1986 Kaunas (LTU)  
 9Mantas Simonavicius SF 1.96 06.08.1986 Mazeikiai (LTU)  
10Giedrius Kurtinaitis SG 1.93 01.12.1986 Kaunas (LTU)  
11Povilas Butkevicius PF 2.03 26.09.1987 Birzai (LTU)  
12Vilmantas Dilys PF 2.08 06.10.1987 Lietuva (LTU)  
13Mantas Kalnietis PG 1.95 06.09.1986 Kaunas (LTU)  
14Remigijus Trakimas 2.05 13.04.1987 Kaisiadoriu (LTU)  
15Paulius Abramavicius 2.03 02.07.1986 Kaunas (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Rimas Kurtinaitis

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18.07.2006
Serbia & Montenegro Rout Lithuania

Serbia & Montenegro trounced Lithuania 101-68 in their Group F quarter-final match-up at the Ostchem U20 European Championship for Men.

Although boosted by the long-awaited return of Tadija Dragicevic from injury, Serbia & Montenegro struggled early on, trailing 16-11 with a little over three minutes left in the first quarter.

16.07.2006
Lithuania Squeeze Through

Lithuania advanced through Group D at the OSTCHEM U20 European Championship on Sunday following a 92-88 victory over Spain.

A tight contest was blown open in the third quarter with the Lithuanians winning it 20-14 to establish a 63-55 lead heading into the final 10 minutes.

Lithuania Record First Win15.07.2006
Sakota Shoots Greece To Victory14.07.2006

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Pocius20.0
RTP. Butkevicius8.1
ASM. Kalnietis4.8
STM. Kalnietis1.8
BSP. Butkevicius1.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

14.07.2006vs GRE[L] 71-81
15.07.2006vs BUL[W] 98-86
16.07.2006vs ESP[W] 92-88
18.07.2006vs SCG[L] 68-101
19.07.2006vs SLO[L] 94-100
20.07.2006vs FRA[L] 77-79
22.07.2006vs CRO[L] 62-81
23.07.2006vs GRE[W] 82-78

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