NEWS

13.08.2007
Belgium Win Title

Belgium claimed the European Under-18 Basketball Championship Division B crown as they cruised to an 86-58 win over Ukraine in the final.

Jean Marc Mwema was the star for the Belgians as he claimed 16 points and six rebounds in a match which saw the eventual winners blow away their opponents in a scintillating third-quarter performance.

12.08.2007
Ukraine And Belgium Into Final

Ukraine and Belgium will meet tonight in the finals of the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men, Division B taking place in Sofia.

Both participants booked their place with impressive wins.

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Jorn Steinbach PG 1.80 20.01.1989 Gent (BEL)  
5Geoffrey Firmin 1.85 21.03.1989 Berchem-Sainte-Agathe (BEL)  
6Frederic Biot PF 1.92 14.01.1989 Antwerpen (BEL)  
7Quentin Serron 1.90 25.02.1990 Etterbeek (BEL)  
8Senna Hounhanou PF 1.92 05.06.1990 Liège (BEL)  
9Lorenzo Giancaterino SF 1.90 04.08.1990 Mons (BEL)  
10Olivier Troisfontaines SG 1.95 26.10.1989 Seraing (BEL)  
11Gianni Fiermans SF 1.85 30.06.1989 Antwerpen (BEL)  
12Jean-Marc Mwema SF 1.95 05.12.1989 Merksem (BEL)  
13Thomas Creppy 1.95 17.04.1990 Etterbeek (BEL)  
14Pierre Lang 2.00 24.02.1989 Boussu (BEL)  
15Jonathan Malherbe 2.05 26.02.1989 Uccle (BEL)  

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07.08.2007
Belgian Comeback Secures Perfect Record
Belgium took a perfect 4-0 record into the last eight of the U18 European Championship Division B in Sofia following a 74-56 victory over Slovakia.

It was far from easy for the Belgians however, who were trailing 41-27 at half-time before an extraordinary fightback in the second half which saw them score 47 points to Slovakia's 15.
05.08.2007
Belgium Remain Unbeaten

Belgium continued their unbeaten start to the U18 European Championship Division B in Sofia with a 75- 64 win over Austria.

The Belgians now lead Group A with a 2-0 record, with Czech Republic in second after their 80-65 victory against neighbours Czech Republic.

Belgium, Austria Start Fast04.08.2007

Team

Belgium
Belgium

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSJ. Mwema17.4
RTJ. Mwema11.4
ASJ. Steinbach4.6
STJ. Steinbach3.0
BSJ. Mwema1.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.08.2007vs CZE[W] 75-54
04.08.2007vs AUT[W] 75-64
05.08.2007vs DEN[W] 74-57
07.08.2007vs SVK[W] 74-56
08.08.2007vs SWE[W] 91-68
09.08.2007vs POL[L] 55-67
11.08.2007vs MNE[W] 64-56
12.08.2007vs UKR[W] 86-58

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