NEWS

31.07.2007
Vascanin Hails Triumphant Serbia

Serbia coach Dragan Vascanin could not hide his delight after watching his side clinch their maiden U16 European Championship for Men title.

Vascanin's team dethroned Spain with a 56-55 victory in the final in Rethimnon on Sunday.

29.07.2007
Serbia Golden

Serbia used a strong second-half performance to beat Spain 56-55 for a second time in the last four days to dethrone the defending champions in the final at a packed Melina Merkoyri Stadium in Rethimnon tonight.

The result means this is Serbia’s first European title at the U16 level as the independent state of Serbia.

29.07.2007
Musli Named MVP

Serbia centre Dejan Musli, who led his team to the title with a win over Spain in the final of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men in Crete, was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player.

The 212cm centre averaged just under 16 points a game and was the tournament’s leader in rebounds (12.0) as well as blocked shots (5.0).

SCOREBOARD

Preliminary Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Spain33/0237/1886
2. Italy32/1213/1815
3. Georgia31/2209/2404
4. Slovenia30/3193/2433
Italy   Spain
6374
14-21   15-21   21-21   13-11  
Georgia   Slovenia
10070
25-21   21-18   23-16   31-15  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Serbia33/0196/1716
2. France32/1201/1985
3. Israel31/2184/1684
4. Czech Republic30/3162/2063
Serbia   France
7866
22-14   23-14   19-16   14-22  
Czech Republic   Israel
5170
17-14   14-13   10-23   10-20  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Turkey33/0243/1646
2. Lithuania32/1290/1605
3. Ukraine31/2174/2494
4. Portugal30/3129/2633
Portugal   Ukraine
5567
16-15   11-13   14-21   14-18  
Lithuania   Turkey
7073
16-14   13-14   21-20   20-25  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Greece33/0217/1656
2. Latvia31/2196/2164
3. Croatia31/2219/2304
4. Russia31/2200/2214
Latvia   Greece
4366
11-11   11-14   9-19   12-22  
Croatia   Russia
7374
14-18   19-22   18-17   22-17  

Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Serbia55/0384/27910
2. Spain54/1338/2659
3. France53/2299/3098
4. Italy52/3335/3367
5. Georgia51/4297/4186
6. Israel50/5295/3415
Israel   Italy
6273
10-29   17-11   13-21   22-12  
France   Georgia
6558
17-14   15-13   22-19   11-12  
Serbia   Spain
5948
15-14   13-15   11-6   20-13  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Turkey55/0379/31510
2. Lithuania54/1419/2999
3. Greece53/2338/3098
4. Croatia52/3353/3827
5. Latvia51/4321/3656
6. Ukraine50/5291/4315
Latvia   Ukraine
7358
17-12   18-19   21-16   17-11  
Greece   Turkey
5464
22-11   11-17   12-24   9-12  
Croatia   Lithuania
5892
14-23   13-22   13-20   18-27  

Classification Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Czech Republic33/0194/1516
2. Russia32/1188/1585
3. Slovenia31/2184/1824
4. Portugal30/3144/2193
Portugal   Russia
3972
8-16   9-12   14-16   8-28  
Slovenia   Czech Republic
5359
20-18   15-12   9-9   9-20  

Classification Games for the 9th to 12th places

Latvia   Israel
7162
14-14   17-16   21-15   19-17  
Georgia   Ukraine
4071
7-11   11-24   17-20   5-16  

Classification Games for the 5th to 8th places

Greece   Italy
5974
15-24   9-18   16-22   19-10  
France   Croatia
6663
25-22   15-12   14-15   12-14  

Semi-Finals

Turkey   Spain
7581
21-22   29-16   13-20   12-23  
Serbia   Lithuania
7464
20-15   10-17   19-22   25-10  

11th to 12th Place

Georgia   Israel
6477
22-22   11-18   14-19   17-18  

9th to 10th Place

Ukraine   Latvia
5758
8-17   23-13   13-15   13-13  

7th to 8th Place

Croatia   Greece
5562
8-13   15-18   21-15   11-16  

5th to 6th Place

France   Italy
4150
14-15   13-8   10-6   4-21  

3rd to 4th Place

Lithuania   Turkey
6555
12-13   17-13   19-14   17-15  

Final

Serbia   Spain
5655
6-14   16-15   19-10   15-16  

HEADLINES

Musli Named MVP29.07.2007
Lithuania Take Bronze29.07.2007
Cuspinera, Spain Ready For Serbia Challenge29.07.2007
Hangin' Tough: Spain Stop Turkey28.07.2007
Serbia Edge Lithuania, Head To Final28.07.2007
Vascanin: "Lithuania Have Heart"28.07.2007
Lithuania Roll Into Semifinals26.07.2007
Serbia Top Spain, Take Group E26.07.2007
Perfect Turkey Into Semifinals26.07.2007
France Past Georgia26.07.2007

DIVISION A


FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagSerbia
2.flagSpain
3.flagLithuania
4.flagTurkey
5.flagItaly
6.flagFrance
7.flagGreece
8.flagCroatia
9.flagLatvia
10.flagUkraine
11.flagIsrael
12.flagGeorgia
13.flagCzech Republic
14.flagRussia
15.flagSlovenia
16.flagPortugal

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Toni Prostran

CRO
Born : 09.04.1991
Height: 1.81

Avg: 20.0

NameAvg.
1.Prostran, T. 20.0
2.Mutaf, M. 18.3
3.Antrops, J. 16.9
4.Angelopoulos, I. 16.5
5.Musli, D. 16.3

Rebounds

Tomás Satoransky

CZE
Born : 30.10.1991
Height: 2.00

Avg: 12.3

NameAvg.
1.Satoransky, T. 12.3
2.Musli, D. 11.8
3.Kanter, E. 9.8
4.Melli, N. 9.8
5.Jakolis, D. 8.5

Assists

Tomás Satoransky

CZE
Born : 30.10.1991
Height: 2.00

Avg: 4.7

NameAvg.
1.Satoransky, T. 4.7
2.Töz, F. 4.6
3.Franch, J. 4.0
4.Vukasovic, N. 3.6
5.Karlis, H. 3.4