Despite knowing they were destined for the Classification Round, Lithuania put on a great fight in beating Serbia 70-67 in over-time in Group B of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women.
Radvile Autukaite scored five of her 15 points in the extra session and Diana Zintikaite hit for 17 total points as Lithuania captured their first victory of the event and handed the Serbs their first loss in Latvia.
Sara Krnjic and Tina Jovanovic collected their second straight double-double as Serbia moved to a perfect 2-0 with a 71-53 victory over Poland in Group B of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women.
The Serbs rebounded from a shaky win over Sweden in their opener to dominate Poland with a 59-39 rebounding advantage and holding them to 29 percent (20-of-69) shooting.
Sara Krnjic's 18 points and 19 rebounds were just enough as Serbia survived a scare by up-start Sweden 54-50 in over-time in Group B of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women.
Krnjic also collected three steals and four blocked shots while making a number of big plays late. Jelena Prvulovic decided the game with two foul shots with 10.7 seconds to play for the final scoreline.
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