NEWS

20.07.2006
Group D: Tomas Books Spanish Qualification

Pere Tomas guided Spain to their third successive win at the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men as they saw off Croatia 73-67.

Tomas, 16, top scored for Spain with 14 points as well as grabbing five rebounds in a close Group D encounter.

19.07.2006
Group D: Spain Downs France, Croatia Cruises

In an extremely intense, back and forth contest, Spain defeated France 94-85 in Group D action in Olympia to secure a berth in the Quarter-final round of the UMCOR U18 European Championship.

Spanish point guard Javier Forcada was the hero of the game, scoring 27 points and dishing five assists to go along with three steals.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Pall Halldor Kristinsson SG 1.79 02.05.1988 Keflavik (ISL)  
 5Brynjar Björnsson 1.91 11.07.1988 Reykjavík (ISL)  
 6Thröstur Johannsson PF 1.97 01.01.1989 Vatnsl.str.hr (ISL)  
 7Hafthór Júlíus Björnsson 2.03 26.11.1988 Akranes (ISL)  
 8Thorir Gudmundsson SG 1.82 25.03.1988 Reykjavik (ISL)  
 9Rúnar Erlingsson PG 1.84 27.01.1989 Keflavik (ISL)  
10Hördur Hreidarsson PF 1.97 28.11.1988 Reykjavik (ISL)  
11Sigurdur Thorsteinsson 2.04 08.07.1988 Reykjavik (ISL)  
12Hjörtur Einarsson SF 1.93 04.01.1989 Keflavik (ISL)  
13Sindri Mar Karason 2.03 06.02.1989 Reykjavik (ISL)  
14Emil Johannsson SG 1.92 23.02.1988 Reykjavik (ISL)  
15Hördur Vilhjálmsson PG 1.90 18.12.1988 Reykjavík (ISL)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Benedikt Gudmundsson

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18.07.2006
Roundup: Second Quarter Surge Propels Lithuania

Lithuania outscored Latvia 30-13 in the pivotal second quarter to win 85-67 in their opening game of the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men in Argostoli, Greece.

Lithuania had balanced scoring with five players in double figures: Martynas Gecevicius (16), Rokas Uzas (13), Marius Valukonis (12), Panas Skurdauskas (12) and Zygimantas Janavicius (10).

Team

Iceland
Iceland
Iceland

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSH. Vilhjálmsson18.0
RTS. Thorsteinsson5.9
ASB. Björnsson3.1
STH. Einarsson1.4
BSS. Thorsteinsson0.5

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

18.07.2006vs ESP[L] 55-98
19.07.2006vs CRO[L] 55-89
20.07.2006vs FRA[W] 73-61
22.07.2006vs LAT[L] 78-98
23.07.2006vs SLO[W] 83-65
24.07.2006vs ISR[L] 67-86
26.07.2006vs GER[L] 63-92
27.07.2006vs UKR[W] 102-86

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: Ithrottamidstodin Laugardal Engjavegur 6, 104 Reykjavik, ISL
Tel.: +354 (514) 41 00
Fax: +354 (514) 41 01
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Web: www.kki.is

Staff

President: Hannes Jonsson
Press contact: Kristinn Palsson