Lithuania Secure Semi-final Berth

Lithuania took down Greece 84-65 in Amaliada to claim their sixth consecutive victory and a spot in the semi-final round.

Martynas Gecevicius scored 16 and Zygimantas Janavicius stepped up for Lithuania with 15 points, including three momentum-breaking three pointers.  

Streaks Snapped As France Crushes Greece

Beware - a new France team has arrived at the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men.

After three difficult defeats, the French rebounded with a resounding 86-43 victory over hosts Greece in the quarter-final round.

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Greece Pulls Out Hard Fought Victory Over Italy

Trailing for most of the fourth quarter in a tight contest, Greece fought back to defeat Italy 73-70 in the quarter-final round of the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men.

Greece took their first lead of the fourth quarter with 3:24 to go in the game when Marios Sakellarakis hit a mid-range corner jumper and the Greeks would maintain that lead for the rest of the game.

Group C: Kostov Carries Bulgaria To Quarter-final Round, Israel Defeat Germany

Chavdar Kostov continued his offensive assault in the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men by scoring 33 points in Bulgaria’s 92-81 overtime win over Italy.

The 196-cm guard was 9-of-21 from the field and a perfect 11-of-11 from the free-throw line.

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