NEWS

08.08.2005
Diot MVP

After 10 days of competition, Antoine Diot was elected MVP of the Termosteps U16 European Championship in Leon, Spain.

It was a bittersweet award for the 16-year old Diot, whose side suffered a 55-61 reverse at the hands of Turkey in the gold medal game.

07.08.2005
Turkey Champions!

Playing in front of 2,300 spectators at the Municipal Pavilon in Leon, Spain, Turkey completed their second victory over France in the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men to claim the gold medal.

The final proved to be just as close as the first match-up between the two sides, in which Turkey overcame a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter to edge the contest, 67-66.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Clement Allerme PG 1.82 24.06.1989 Caen (FRA)  
 5Romain Schaal 1.87 25.07.1989 Strasbourg (FRA)  
 6Antoine Diot PG 1.90 17.01.1989 Bourg En Bresse (FRA)  
 7Matthieu Lefevre SF 1.95 21.01.1989 Domont (FRA)  
 8Damir Karaibrahimovic SG 1.81 19.02.1989 Fréjus (FRA)  
 9Lamine Sambe SG 1.89 15.12.1989 Orleans (FRA)  
10Edwin Jackson SG 1.90 18.09.1989 Pau (FRA)  
11Alexis Tanghe PF 2.08 19.09.1990 Blois (FRA)  
12Christophe Leonard 1.99 03.01.1990 Schoelcher, Martinique (FRA)  
13Luc Louvés FC 2.05 22.02.1989 Pau (FRA)  
14Jacob Delcroix 1.98 24.01.1989 Cambrai (FRA)  
15Raphael Wilson GF 1.98 10.01.1989 Oullins (FRA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Tahar Assed-Liegeon
Assistant Coach: Philippe Urie ,
Pierre Croizat

More Headlines

06.08.2005
No Panic As France Hit Back To Stun Lithuania

France came back from a double-digit deficit in the fourth quarter to stun Lithuania 76-73 and reach the final of the Termosteps U16 European Championship.

Adas Juskevicius buried a three-pointer with 20 seconds remaining in the third quarter to give the Baltic giants a 59-47 advantage but France rose to the challenge.

04.08.2005
France Earn Semi-Final Spot

France will go to the semi-finals of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men thanks to their defeat of Italy on Thursday in Leon.

Both sides could have grabbed the second spot in Group F with a win, but it was France who advance thanks to a virtuoso performance from guard Antoine Diot.

Turkey Top France03.08.2005
Lithuania Still Unbeaten03.08.2005
France Defeat Croatia In Overtime02.08.2005
France Squeeze Past Latvia31.07.2005
France Remain Impressive30.07.2005

Team

France
France

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Diot21.9
RTA. Diot7.4
ASA. Diot1.8
STA. Diot4.1
BSR. Wilson0.5

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

29.07.2005vs SCG[W] 77-73
30.07.2005vs ESP[W] 97-87
31.07.2005vs LAT[W] 78-76
02.08.2005vs CRO[W] 91-89
03.08.2005vs TUR[L] 66-67
04.08.2005vs ITA[W] 86-71
06.08.2005vs LTU[W] 76-73
07.08.2005vs TUR[L] 55-61

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