NEWS

13.08.2007
Deja Vu, Serbia Take Gold
Comeback kings Serbia are the UMCOR U18 European Champions.

Down by 16 points in the second quarter, Serbia fought back and ultimately wore down an excellent Greek side to complete a clean sweep of gold medals in youth tournaments this summer.
13.08.2007
Koufos Named MVP
Konstantinos Koufos made up for a slight amount of upset of missing out on the gold medal by picking up the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men Most Valuable Player award.

Koufos blew the opposition off the court averaging 26.5 points, 13 rebounds and 3.5 blocked shots whilst playing nearly every minute of the tournament for Greece.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Nikos Pappas SG 1.93 11.07.1990 Amarousio (GRE)  
 5Kostas Papanikolaou 2.03 31.07.1990 Trikala (GRE)  
 6Symeon Ioakeimidis 1.99 27.02.1989 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
 7Marios Matalon PG 1.86 16.02.1989 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
 8Charalampos Giannopoulos SF 1.98 13.07.1989 Veria (GRE)  
 9Dimitrios Arapis PF 2.02 04.04.1990 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
10Nikoloas Theodorakos PF 2.00 15.01.1989 Stockholm (SWE)  
11Kostas Sloukas PG 1.98 15.01.1990 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
12Theocharis Plioukas PF 2.00 06.02.1989 Holargos (GRE)  
13Georgios Bogris PF 2.08 19.02.1989 Athens (GRE)  
14Kostas Koufos 2.13 24.02.1989 OH (USA)  
15Zisis Sarikopoulos 2.10 31.03.1990 Athens (GRE)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Nikos Keramefs

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11.08.2007
Koufos Leads Greece Into Final
Greece emphatically overcame a brave Lithuania team 86-78 in one of the most entertaining games of the tournament so far to take up their place in the final against Serbia.

The Greeks needed a massive performance from star man Konstantinos Koufos to get past the Lithuanians, as he scored nothing less than 37 points while pulling down 20 rebounds and blocking five shots to help his side earn what looked like their toughest win yet.
09.08.2007
Greece Remain Undefeated

Greece have the only unbeaten run left in the tournament as they beat Latvia 83-73 in an entertaining and fast flowing game that puts them top of Group E with Latvia second.

Their star man Konstantinos Koufos again stole the show with 30 points and 13 rebounds, but was assisted admirably by Charalampos Giannopoulos with 21 points and nine boards.

Greek Star Koufos Keeps Feet On the Ground09.08.2007
Greeks Outlast France08.08.2007
Koufos Leads Greece Over Estonia07.08.2007

Team

Greece
Greece

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSK. Koufos26.5
RTK. Koufos13.0
ASM. Matalon4.8
STC. Giannopoulos2.0
BSK. Koufos3.5

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.08.2007vs ISR[W] 75-70
04.08.2007vs BUL[W] 94-64
05.08.2007vs TUR[W] 82-67
07.08.2007vs EST[W] 87-59
08.08.2007vs FRA[W] 82-81
09.08.2007vs LAT[W] 83-73
11.08.2007vs LTU[W] 86-78
12.08.2007vs SRB[L] 89-92

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