Lithuania easily secured first place in the qualifying round Group F of the U20 European Championship with an 83-51 victory over Ukraine.
Adas Juskevicius led the way with 19 points, seven assists and five steals for Lithuania, who improved to 4-1. Mindaugas Kuzminskas added 15 points and Sarunas Vasiliauskas had 12 points while Zygimantas Janavicius chipped in nine points, five rebounds, four assists and three steals.
Montenegro stayed in the hunt for the U20 European Championship quarter-finals with a powerful 72-60 victory over Ukraine in the qualifying round Group F.
Sead Sehovic led the way with 36 points while Nikola Vucevic collected 19 points, 11 rebounds and two blocks for Montenegro, who improved to 2-2 in the group.
Five players scored in double figures as Turkey demolished Ukraine 93-44 to register their first victory in the qualifying round Group F of the U20 European Championship.
Every Turkish player had at least four points with Erol Cinko leading the way with 13 points. Ibrahim Yildirim and Can Ozcan both hit for 11 points while Melih Mahmutoglu and Ilkan Karaman each added 10 points for Turkey, who improved to 1-2.
Miro Bilan and Bojan Bogdanovic combined for 46 points as Croatia held off Serbia 82-74 to capture second place in Group D of the U20 European Championship.
Bilan had 24 points and nine rebounds while Bogdanovic collected 22 points, five rebounds, seven assists and three steals for Croatia who finished the preliminary round with a 2-1 record.
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