NEWS

14.09.2003
Lithuania European Champion 2003

Lithuania clinched their third European Championship title and first since the break-up of the Soviet Union with a 93-84 victory over Spain on Sunday night.

The Baltic giants, who won gold medals in 1937 and 1939, produced another outstanding team performance in Sweden to deny Spain their first ever gold medal in the championships.

22.09.2003
European Championship for Men 2005 Qualification
Following the meeting of the FIBA Europe Board in November 2002, it was decided that a new system of qualification would be implemented for the 2005 European Championship for Men.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Giedrius Gustas PG 1.90 04.03.1980 Kaunas (LTU)  
 5Mindaugas Zukauskas 2.01 24.08.1975 Siauliai (LTU)  
 6Arvydas Macijauskas 1.92 19.01.1980 Klaipeda (LTU)  
 7Saulius Stombergas 2.02 14.12.1973 Klaipeda (LTU)  
 8Ramunas Siskauskas 1.98 10.09.1978 Kaisiadorys (LTU)  
 9Darius Songaila 2.04 14.02.1978 Marijampole (LTU)  
10Donatas Slanina 1.91 23.04.1977 Siauliai (LTU)  
11Eurelijus Zukauskas 2.18 22.08.1973 Klaipedos R. (LTU)  
12Ksistof Lavrinovic FC 2.10 01.11.1979 Vilnius (LTU)  
13Sarunas Jasikevicius 1.92 05.03.1976 Kaunas (LTU)  
14Dainius Salenga 1.98 15.04.1977 Varena (LTU)  
15Virginijus Praskevicius 2.06 04.03.1974 Kaunas (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Antanas Sireika
Assistant Coach: Gintaras Krapikas ,
Valdemaras Chomicius ,
Donn Nelson

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Eurobasket 2003 All-Tournament Team
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13.09.2003
Spain Meet Lithuania In European Final

Italy brought Pau Gasol back down to earth - but they couldn’t do the same to the Spanish team in their semi-final showdown at the European Championships.

Playing after Lithuania’s dramatic come-from-behind 74-70 win over France, Italy were threatening to pull off a third straight upset of their own but ultimately lost 81-79 as Massimo Bulleri missed a three-point shot at the end.

France 70 Lithuania 74 13.09.2003
France To Face Lithuania In Semi-Final11.09.2003
Lithuania 98 Serbia & Montenegro 82 10.09.2003
Lithuania 93 Germany 71 07.09.2003
Israel 62 Lithuania 94 06.09.2003
Lithuania 92 Latvia 91 (OT) 05.09.2003
Baltic derby in Norrköping05.09.2003
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Spain 97 Lithuania 8123.08.2003
Lithuania 88 Israel 7917.08.2003

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Macijauskas15.8
RTE. Zukauskas5.3
ASS. Jasikevicius8.2
STA. Macijauskas2.3
BSE. Zukauskas2.2

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

05.09.2003vs LAT[W] 92-91
06.09.2003vs ISR[W] 94-62
07.09.2003vs GER[W] 93-71
10.09.2003vs SCG[W] 98-82
13.09.2003vs FRA[W] 74-70
14.09.2003vs ESP[W] 93-84

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: Birzelio 23-osios Str.5, 03206 Vilnius, LTU
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Fax: +370 (5) 216 35 89
Email: office@lbbf.lt
Web: www.lbbf.lt

Staff

President: Arvydas Sabonis
Secretary General: Mindaugas Spokas
Press contact: Rytis Sabas