NEWS

29.07.2007
Cuspinera, Spain Ready For Serbia Challenge

Jota Cuspinera will bid to win a second U16 European Championship title in a row when the defending champions Spain face Serbia in tonight’s final.

Regardless of the outcome of the game, he believes his team has done very well to get to the title game.

28.07.2007
Hangin' Tough: Spain Stop Turkey

Spain will have a chance to defend their title after coming back from a 12-point half time deficit to beat Turkey 81-75 in Rethimnon tonight and earn their place in the final.

The defending champions trailed 50-38 at the break, but turned things around in the second half thanks to their full-court press defense to beat Mustafa Derin’s men.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Joan Creus PG 1.85 11.01.1992 Granollers (ESP)  
 5Jaume Solans Puig 1.97 08.01.1991 Barcelona (ESP)  
 6Endika Bahillo Cervera 2.00 04.07.1991 Barakaldo (ESP)  
 7Oscar Alvarado PG 1.84 06.06.1991 Las Palmas (ESP)  
 8Alberto Jodar 2.03 07.02.1991 Madrid (ESP)  
 9Ignacio Llovet 2.01 09.05.1991 Barcelona (ESP)  
10Josep Franch SF 1.92 28.01.1991 Badalona (ESP)  
11Alejandro Lopez 1.94 08.05.1991 Tenerfe (ESP)  
12Miguel Lorenzo 2.05 15.09.1991 Lugo (ESP)  
13Miguel Ortega Amusco 1.88 04.03.1991 Cadiz (ESP)  
14Ignacio Guigou PG 1.84 03.01.1991 Tenerife (ESP)  
15Michel Acosta PF 2.00 13.05.1992 Dominican Republic (DOM)  

COACHES

Head Coach: José Ramon Cuspinera

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26.07.2007
Serbia Top Spain, Take Group E

Serbia beat Spain 59-48 in Rethimnon tonight in what might be a preview of Sunday’s final.

The result means that Serbia finished undefeated to top Group E and will face Lithuania in one of Saturday’s semi-final while the other will be a match-up of the last two champions in this competition, Spain and Turkey.

25.07.2007
Spain Still Perfect

Spain remain on course to successfully defend their title after convincingly beating France 65-46 to keep their unbeaten record intact.

A 13-2 run in the second quarter proved the turning point of the game as it helped Jota Cuspinera’s men take a 38-22 lead at the half and they were rarely threatened after that.

Spain Overcome Slow Start, Top Israel24.07.2007
Spain Top Group A, Georgia Advance22.07.2007
Group A: Melli Lifts Italy, Spain Stroll21.07.2007
Spain U16s Hope to Repeat Success19.06.2007

Team

Spain
Spain

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Jodar15.4
RTA. Jodar7.9
ASJ. Franch4.0
STA. Lopez2.4
BSA. Jodar1.4

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

20.07.2007vs GEO[W] 82-53
21.07.2007vs SLO[W] 81-72
22.07.2007vs ITA[W] 74-63
24.07.2007vs ISR[W] 69-44
25.07.2007vs FRA[W] 65-46
26.07.2007vs SRB[L] 48-59
28.07.2007vs TUR[W] 81-75
29.07.2007vs SRB[L] 55-56

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Staff

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