NEWS

02.08.2009
Classification Round-Up: Spain Grab 5th, Italy 7th

Spain beat Russia 92-83 in the 5th-6th place game at the U18 European Championship Men 2009 in Metz, France.

The Spanish took an 18-8 lead courtesy of Joan Llovet with 2:26 left in the first quarter but Russia came back in the second period, tying the game at 27 with just over seven minutes remaining before the break.

01.08.2009
Classification Round-Up: Spain, Russia To Battle For 5th

Spain will face Russia in Sunday's 5th-6th place game at the U18 European Championship Men 2009 in Metz, France.

The Spaniards beat Italy 84-72 thanks to some balanced scoring which saw five players score in double-digits.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Andrea De Nicolao PG 1.85 21.08.1991 Camposampiero (ITA)  
 5Marco Spanghero 1.85 31.08.1991 Trieste (ITA)  
 6Antonio Iannuzzi 2.08 21.04.1991 Avellino (ITA)  
 7Luca Fontecchio 2.02 08.03.1991 Pescara (ITA)  
 8Filippo Baldi 2.07 26.10.1991 Vignola (ITA)  
 9Riccardo Moraschini SF 1.92 08.01.1991 Cento (ITA)  
10Marco Contento 1.85 28.10.1991 Trieste (ITA)  
11Fabio Mian 1.96 07.02.1992 Gorizia (ITA)  
12Achille Polonara PF 2.03 23.11.1991 Ancona (ITA)  
13Michele Vitali SG 1.96 31.10.1991 Bologna (ITA)  
14Giovanni Pini FC 2.05 25.07.1992 Carpi (ITA)  
15Marco Maganza 2.06 11.01.1991 Gemona del Friuli (ITA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Alessandro Ramagli
Assistant Coach: Massimo Galli ,
Roberto Rocca

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31.07.2009
Serbia Outlast Italy, Book Semi-Final Ticket

Serbia proved too strong in the second half as they beat Italy 82-74 in the quarter-finals at the U18 European Championship Men 2009, in Metz, France.

The Serbs scored the last six points of the third quarter to break a 54 tie and, when Danilo Andjsusic hit a three-pointer to open the final frame, they were up 63-54.

29.07.2009
Italy Streak Continues As Bulgaria Fall

Italy won their third game in a row when they beat Bulgaria 76-56 in the Qualifying Round at the U18 European Championship Men 2009, in Hagondange, France.

The win saw Italy improve to a 3-2 mark in Group F and they became the only team so far to win all games in this round.

Italy End Turkey's Run28.07.2009
Inconsistent Italy Hang On To Beat Latvia27.07.2009
De Nicolao: Eyes Forward27.07.2009
A Tense Battle But This Time Italy Come Out On Top25.07.2009
Luck Smiles On Russia As They Edge Italy24.07.2009
Valanciunas Buzzer Beater Lifts Lithuania Over Italy23.07.2009
Italy Win U18 Friendly Against France19.07.2009

Team

Italy
Italy
Italy

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. De Nicolao14.8
RTA. Iannuzzi5.8
ASA. De Nicolao2.6
STA. De Nicolao2.9
BSA. Polonara1.2

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

23.07.2009vs LTU[L] 85-86
24.07.2009vs RUS[L] 54-55
25.07.2009vs ISR[W] 66-57
27.07.2009vs LAT[W] 66-58
28.07.2009vs TUR[W] 70-61
29.07.2009vs BUL[W] 76-56
31.07.2009vs SRB[L] 74-82
01.08.2009vs ESP[L] 72-84
02.08.2009vs CRO[W] 99-88

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