Greece, Latvia Smile, FYROM, Hungary Go Down
Ronalds Zakis and Rihards Kuksiks each scored 27 points and Latvia made eight of 10 free throws in the final 1:28 to hold off FYR of Macedonia 90-82 and relegate FYROM to Division B of the U20 European Championship Men.

Reinis Strupovics added 17 points and 12 rebounds as well as two big three-pointers early in the fourth quarter in helping Latvia build a 10-point lead with four minutes to play, which proved enough for the victory.

Group C: Spain Stop Israel, Croatia Secure Third

Spain's defensive collective held Israeli star Omri Casspi to just 11 points in finishing a perfect 3-0 in Group C of the U20 European Championship Men with a 77-73 victory over Israel on Sunday.

While Casspi was a shadow of himself, Spanish big man Xavier Rey Sanuy collected 23 points and 20 rebounds with Marc Fernandez chipping in 14 points and four steals.



NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Vojdan Stojanovski SG 1.94 09.12.1987 Skopje (MKD)  
5Jovan Markovski 1.98 28.03.1988 Skopje (MKD)  
6Marko Simonovski SG 1.92 28.06.1989 Skopje (MKD)  
7Aleksandar Kostoski PG 1.88 05.03.1988 Skopje (MKD)  
8Nikola Karakolev 1.97 24.08.1987 Stip (MKD)  
9Damjan Stojanovski SG 1.93 09.12.1987 Skopje (MKD)  
10Branko Janeski FC 2.00 19.03.1987 Gostivar (MKD)  
11Kiril Nikolovski 2.10 09.06.1988 Skopje (MKD)  
12Marjan Janeski 2.03 26.02.1988 Gostivar (MKD)  
13Bojan Krstevski PF 2.06 04.06.1989 Skopje (MKD)  
14Aleksandar Stefanovski FC 2.00 24.08.1987 Tetovo (MKD)  
15Dejan Nedelkovski 1.85 30.11.1987 Skopje (MKD)  


Head Coach: Marjan Lazovski
Assistant Coach: Aleksandar Petrovic

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Group C: Spain, Israel Remain Undefeated

Spain and Israel move into their top-of-the-table Group C clash both undefeated at 2-0 following comfortable victories Saturday at the U20 European Championship Men in Gorizia.

Xavier Rey Sanuy led four starters in double figures as Spain had no problem dismantling F.Y.R. of Macedonia 93-60, and Omri Casspi paced the way for Israel with 18 points and 10 rebounds in a 77-64 win over Croatia.

Group C: Spain, Israel Overwhelm Opponents

Pau Ribas scored 20 points in leading Spain to a convincing 88-69 victory over Croatia in the opening match of Group C of the U20 European Championship Men in Nova Gorica on Friday.

The DKV Joventut Badalona guard also added three rebounds, four assists and four steals as Spain shot 51% from the floor and forced Croatia into 18 turnovers.


F.Y.R. of Macedonia
F.Y.R. of Macedonia


PTSA. Kostoski13.3
RTK. Nikolovski5.2
ASA. Kostoski3.8
STN. Karakolev1.8
BSB. Krstevski1.0


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10.07.2007vs GRE[L] 58-84
12.07.2007vs HUN[W] 86-56
14.07.2007vs LAT[L] 82-90



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