Marko Vranjkovic scored 24 points and Dino Muric collected 10 points and 13 rebounds as Slovenia secured a spot in the Division A of the U20 European Championship with an 85-63 victory over Israel.
Zoran Dragic added 18 points for Slovenia, who won their second straight game in the classification round.
Slovenia and Israel took the first step to remaining in the U20 European Championship Division A by notching victories in the first games of the classification round.
Zoran Dragic collected 26 points, eight rebounds and four steals as Slovenia beat Germany 86-77 to improve to 1-0.
Pere Tomas poured in 25 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Spain to a 73-66 victory over Latvia to finish the preliminary round Group A of the U20 European Championship undefeated at 3-0.
Sergio De La Fuente added 17 points and Mamadou Samb Mbaye chipped in 12 points and nine rebounds in just 15 minutes for Gustavo Arazana's team.
Semen Antonov scored 25 points and Vladimir Ivlev had a double-double in leading Russia to a 68-62 victory over Latvia to even their record at 1-1 in Group A play at the U20 European Championship.
Ivlev collected 11 points, 13 rebounds and three assists while Dmitriy Khvostov and Viacheslav Zaytsev each added 10 points for Russia, who showed much more offensive firepower than in their opening loss against Spain.
Leskoskova Ulica 12, 1000 Ljubljana, SLO
+386 (1) 520 10 10
+386 (1) 520 10 22
President: Roman Volcic
Secretary General: Iztok Rems
Press contact: Grega Brezovec