Marko Vranjkovic scored 24 points and Dino Muric collected 10 points and 13 rebounds as Slovenia secured a spot in the Division A of the U20 European Championship with an 85-63 victory over Israel.
Zoran Dragic added 18 points for Slovenia, who won their second straight game in the classification round.
Slovenia and Israel took the first step to remaining in the U20 European Championship Division A by notching victories in the first games of the classification round.
Zoran Dragic collected 26 points, eight rebounds and four steals as Slovenia beat Germany 86-77 to improve to 1-0.
Nikola Vucevic and Milos Savovic each registered double-doubles to push Montenegro into the Qualifying Round of the U20 European Championship Men with a convincing 66-50 victory over Israel in Group C.
Vucevic collected 18 points and 16 rebounds and Savovic had 17 and 11 while Nikola Ivanovic added 10 points to off-set just six points from captain Sead Sehovic as Montenegro improved to 2-1.
What a difference a day makes as Montenegro held onto a late lead to win 61-58 over Turkey, who failed to pull out a last second victory in Group C play at the U20 European Championship.
Sead Sehovic and Nikola Djokovic each scored 12 points and Nikola Vucevic collected 11 points and 11 rebounds to help Montenegro to the win. The result evens Montenegro's record at 1-1 after failing to hold an eight-point fourth quarter lead against Lithuania on Thursday.
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