NEWS

08.08.2005
Saez Thrilled By Spanish Bronze

Spain's basketball president Jose Luis Saez is over the moon with the success achieved by both the men and women's Under-16 national team`s in recent championships.

Nete Bohigas' young men beat Lithuania 70-63 on Sunday in the bronze medal game of the Under-16 Eurobasket in Leon to give Spain their ninth medal in the history of the tournament.

07.08.2005
Spain Snatch Bronze Over Lithuania

Spain ended a miserable final 2 days for Lithuania at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men in Leon, confining them to a 63-70 defeat in the bronze medal game.

Lithuania had set themselves up as gold medal favourites after cruising through their opening 6 games of the competition (including victory against Spain) by an average margin of 21 ppg.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Jose-Antonio Cavada  2.02 18.03.1989 San Sebastian (ESP)  
5Jose A. Marco PG 1.80 24.03.1989 Abanilla (ESP)  
6Pere Tomas 2.00 05.09.1989 Llucmajor (ESP)  
7Xavier Rabaseda 1.96 24.02.1989 Ripoll, Girona (ESP)  
8Oscar Raya 2.08 07.04.1989 Navarles (ESP)  
9Ricky Rubio PG 1.93 21.10.1990 El Masnou (ESP)  
10Luis Parejo 1.92 05.02.1989 Almeria (ESP)  
11Raimundo Lopez  PG 1.85 02.04.1989 Malaga (ESP)  
12Miguel Sanchez 1.95 11.04.1989 Madrid (ESP)  
13Jonatan Enriquez 1.97 18.02.1989 Cadiz (ESP)  
14Pablo Almazan  2.01 15.01.1989 Granada (ESP)  
15Pablo Aguilar  PF 2.02 09.02.1989 Granada (ESP)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Antonio Bohigas
Assistant Coach: Joaquin Lorente

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06.08.2005
Turkey Pull Away From Spain

Turkey gained a decisive edge against Spain midway through the second half to win 88-83 and reach the final of the U16 European Championship Men.

Leading 56-55 with one minute and four seconds remaining in the third quarter, Turkey went on a 10-2 run to take command, Ibrahim Yildirim finishing off the surge with a pair of three-pointers.

04.08.2005
Lithuania The Team To Beat

Lithuania will go into the semi-finals as the gold medal favourites at the Termosteps U16 European Championship in Leon, Spain.

The Lithuanians confirmed their status as the competition's top side with an 87-76 defeat of home side Spain in a game which determined first place in Group E of the quarter-final round.

France Remain Impressive30.07.2005

Team

Spain
Spain

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSP. Tomas16.5
RTP. Aguilar 9.4
ASR. Rubio2.9
STR. Rubio3.9
BSP. Aguilar 1.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

29.07.2005vs LAT[W] 96-53
30.07.2005vs FRA[L] 87-97
31.07.2005vs SCG[W] 73-67
02.08.2005vs RUS[W] 88-78
03.08.2005vs UKR[W] 79-58
04.08.2005vs LTU[L] 76-87
06.08.2005vs TUR[L] 83-88
07.08.2005vs LTU[W] 70-63

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Staff

President: José Luis Saez Regalado
Secretary General: Luis Gimenez Martinez
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