NEWS

10.08.2008
Serbia Golden Again

Serbia are the 2008 U20 European Championship Men gold medallists after a 96-89 win over Lithuania in a finals game that will be marked as one of the best in recent years.

This is the third year in a row Serbia are crowned in this competition but it came as no surprise.

10.08.2008
Serbia And Lithuania Look For Gold
It all comes down to this.

Serbia and Lithuania will meet on Sunday to determine who will take home the gold medal of the U20 European Championship Men in Riga.  One last preview of today's big match-up and some thoughts on semi-final Saturday. 

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Zygimantas Janavicius 1.93 20.02.1989 Alytus (LTU)  
 5Sarunas Vasiliauskas PG 1.88 27.03.1989 Kaunas (LTU)  
 6Adas Juskevicius SG 1.94 03.01.1989 Kaunas (LTU)  
 7Vytenis Lipkevicius 2.00 19.05.1989 Kaunas (LTU)  
 8Donatas Motiejunas PF 2.13 20.09.1990 Kaunas (LTU)  
 9Evaldas Zabas 1.98 21.04.1988 Vilnius (LTU)  
10Rokas Uzas 2.02 22.06.1988 Palanga (LTU)  
11Lukas Brazdauskis 2.03 01.10.1988 Lietuvis (LTU)  
12Marius Valukonis 1.98 25.08.1988 Marijampole (LTU)  
13Martynas Gecevicius SG 1.93 16.05.1988 Vilnius (LTU)  
14Pranas Skurdauskas 2.09 07.06.1988 Amursk (RUS)  
15Vaidas Cepukaitis 2.05 16.05.1989 Alytus (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Rimuydas Samulenas
Assistant Coach: Arunas Visockas ,
Mindaugas Brazys

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09.08.2008
Bring On Serbia

Lithuania is the second finalist of the 2008 U20 European Championship Men in Riga after an energy consuming 96-79 win over Spain.

Lithuania enjoyed the support of several hundred fans who made the short trip from the south to push their team into the finals, but Spain played with no set backs.

07.08.2008
Lithuania A Step Closer To Gold

After a game loaded with emotions and intensity Lithuania joins Turkey in the semi-finals from Group E after an 89-79 triumph over Italy.

Lithuania knew before the tip off they need a four point win or more in order to advance, while Italy would have settled for a three point loss.

Turkey Surprise Lithuania06.08.2008
Lithuania Too Much For Israel05.08.2008
Lithuania Stay Perfect03.08.2008
Lithuania Topple Croatia02.08.2008
Lithuania Hold Off Hot-Shooting Ukraine01.08.2008
Lithuania U20 Determined To Improve Reputation12.05.2008

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Gecevicius20.5
RTL. Brazdauskis5.6
ASZ. Janavicius4.8
STM. Gecevicius1.4
BSD. Motiejunas1.2

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

01.08.2008vs UKR[W] 93-91
02.08.2008vs CRO[W] 88-69
03.08.2008vs GRE[W] 90-77
05.08.2008vs ISR[W] 77-70
06.08.2008vs TUR[L] 80-84
07.08.2008vs ITA[W] 89-79
09.08.2008vs ESP[W] 96-79
10.08.2008vs SRB[L] 89-96

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Staff

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Secretary General: Mindaugas Spokas
Press contact: Rytis Sabas