NEWS

01.08.2006
Belgium Clinches Quarter-final Round Berth

Belgium easily defeated the Netherlands 75-50 today in Sibiu, Romania to clinch a berth in the quarter-final round of the Umcor U18 European Championship Men Division B.

Yannick Driesen, Belgium's 215-cm center, led the way with a game-high 32 points as Belgians finished thier Group C preliminary round play with a record of 3-1 to advance along with Sweden.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Thomas Dreesen SF 2.01 07.02.1988 Bree (BEL)  
 5Mathias Wittevrongel 1.83 01.02.1988 Gent (BEL)  
 6Robin Mestdagh 1.95 22.02.1988 Ieper (BEL)  
 7Lars Tielens 1.91 13.08.1988 Diest (BEL)  
 8Faycal Lait SG 1.90 13.06.1988 Bruxelles (BEL)  
 9Ludovic Pourtoit 1.82 21.03.1988 Louvière (BEL)  
10Armand Kabeya 1.97 26.07.1988 Kinshasa (COD)  
11Anthony Chada GF 1.95 16.03.1989 Versailles (FRA)  
12Jean-Marc Mwema 1.95 05.12.1989 Merksem (BEL)  
13Dimitri Jeleznov FC 2.02 02.02.1988 Minsk (BLR)  
14Boris Penninck 2.05 09.09.1988 Bruxelles (BEL)  
15Yannick Driesen 2.16 02.11.1988 Antwerpen (BEL)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Frederic Wilmot

Team

Belgium
Belgium

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSY. Driesen15.5
RTA. Kabeya7.7
ASL. Tielens1.9
STY. Driesen1.5
BSY. Driesen0.6

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

28.07.2006vs SWE[L] 68-85
29.07.2006vs CZE[W] 67-63
30.07.2006vs NOR[W] 80-42
01.08.2006vs NED[W] 75-50
03.08.2006vs POL[L] 68-82
04.08.2006vs POR[L] 83-92
05.08.2006vs EST[W] 68-63
07.08.2006vs SWE[L] 67-70
08.08.2006vs AUT[L] 57-66

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