NEWS

15.08.2009
Jean-Charles Upbeat As Tournament Wraps Up

Coming to the Quarter-Finals France seemed like a strong medal contender.

They were the only team not to drop a single game in the entire competition, the first five of them won by a double-digit margin.

14.08.2009
Hosts Prove To Be Semi Tough

After a tough road to the Final Round Lithuania, the hosting team of the Omnitel U16 European Championship Men, qualified to the top four of the championship after a 68-60 win over France.

Lithuania is the second 4th seed team to eliminate a Qualifying Round group champion, after Serbia kicked out Russia earlier today.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Charly Maraux 1.85 17.07.1994 Lons-le-Saunier (FRA)  
 5Raphael Binvignat 1.94 12.01.1994 Montpellier (FRA)  
 6Anthony Racine SG 1.90 11.01.1994 Fontainbleau (FRA)  
 7Boris Dallo PG 1.94 12.03.1994 Nantes (FRA)  
 8Livio Jean-Charles PF 2.03 08.11.1993 Cayenne (FRA)  
 9Ulysse Adjagba PG 1.85 27.03.1993 Versailles (FRA)  
10William Howard SF 2.01 25.10.1993 Montbrisson (FRA)  
11Benjamin John 1.85 19.09.1993 Cholet (FRA)  
12Yannis Morin 2.08 31.08.1993 Fort-de-France (FRA)  
13Soria Bangura SF 1.98 27.10.1993 Créteil (FRA)  
14Hugo Invernizzi SF 1.96 07.01.1993 Mulhouse (FRA)  
15Jean-Francois Basileu 1.97 02.03.1994 Grand-Bourg (FRA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Tahar Assed-Liegeon
Assistant Coach: Bernard Faure ,
Christophe Simon

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12.08.2009
France Last Perfect Team

France won Group F of the Qualifying Round in the Omnitel U16 European Championship Men after a 68-64 triumph over Spain.

The teams arrived to the game knowing the winner will win the top spot in the group and produced the expected intensity.

11.08.2009
France Move To 4-0

France remain unbeatable after a 70-59 win over Croatia in Group F of the Omnitel U16 European Championship Men.

France is still perfect on the top of the group with a 4-0 record, and with a ticket to the Quarter-Finals in their pocket, but a loss to Spain tomorrow will drop them to the second place.

France Hold Off Pesky Germans10.08.2009
Group D: France Trounce Ukraine, Latvia Secure Second08.08.2009
Group D: French Throttle Latvia, Serbia Win07.08.2009
Group D: France Top Serbia, Latvia Win06.08.2009

Team

France
France
France

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSH. Invernizzi13.7
RTY. Morin5.7
ASB. John4.6
STB. John2.1
BSY. Morin0.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

06.08.2009vs SRB[W] 87-74
07.08.2009vs LAT[W] 90-76
08.08.2009vs UKR[W] 81-40
10.08.2009vs GER[W] 56-42
11.08.2009vs CRO[W] 70-59
12.08.2009vs ESP[W] 68-64
14.08.2009vs LTU[L] 60-68
15.08.2009vs CRO[L] 49-79
16.08.2009vs TUR[W] 79-66

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