NEWS

09.08.2008
Greece, Slovenia Avoid Relegation

Two outcomes are already set in the 2008 Young Men European Championship in Riga.

While four teams are still fighting for the medals the identity of the two last teams is known.

03.08.2008
Lithuania Stay Perfect

Lithuania finished the Preliminary Round with a perfect 3-0 record after beating Greece 89-77 in Group A.

This was a win-or-die game for Greece, who fall to 1-2 and close the list of teams in Group A, on the way to the 13-16 classification games.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Georgios Bogris PF 2.08 19.02.1989 Athens (GRE)  
 5Marios Matalon PG 1.86 16.02.1989 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
 6Antonios Michaloglou SF 2.00 09.04.1988 Cholargos, Attiki (GRE)  
 7Michail Giannakidis 1.91 06.04.1988 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
 8Charalampos Giannopoulos SF 1.98 13.07.1989 Veria (GRE)  
 9Evangelos Sakellariou 1.90 04.08.1989 Athens (GRE)  
10Ioannis Karavasanis 1.90 23.05.1988 Volos (GRE)  
11Panagiotis Koukounias SF 1.97 28.05.1988 Amarousio (GRE)  
12Michail Tsairelis PF 2.06 23.02.1988 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
13Alexandros Sigkounas SF 2.00 07.07.1988 Marousi, Attiki (GRE)  
14Christos Lymperopoulos PG 1.85 04.05.1988 Piraeus (GRE)  
15Nick Calathes PG 1.97 07.02.1989 FL (USA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Georgios Sigalas
Assistant Coach: Giannis Eleftheriadis

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02.08.2008
Greece Chalk Up First Win

Greece collected their first win in the games with a 74-71 victory over Ukraine.

The players of Coach Sigalas improved their record to 1-1 while Ukraine is still looking for their first win.

02.08.2008
Sigalas Settles Into New Role

The FIBA Europe U20 European Championship Men features some veteran coaches, but also a new member of the club who never coached before, yet still is familiar to everybody who knows the European game.

Former national team player, Giorgos Sigalas, is now the head coach of the U20 Greek team, leading a group of young players in the path he walked before.

Croatia Need Overtime To Topple Greece 01.08.2008
Calathes Ecstatic To Be With Greeks01.07.2008
Former Player Sigalas Honoured by U20 Coach Chance17.06.2008
Greece Know Preparation Is Key For U20 In Riga05.05.2008
Taylor Made: Get Ready For Koufos!06.03.2008

Team

Greece
Greece
Greece

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Tsairelis11.7
RTG. Bogris5.0
ASM. Matalon3.8
STE. Sakellariou2.3
BSM. Tsairelis1.0

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

01.08.2008vs CRO[L] 67-74
02.08.2008vs UKR[W] 74-71
03.08.2008vs LTU[L] 77-90
05.08.2008vs SLO[L] 70-77
07.08.2008vs BUL[W] 98-57
09.08.2008vs GEO[W] 97-67

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