NEWS

05.08.2006
Romania Squeak Past Sweden

In one of the best games thus far in the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men Division B, host nation Romania defeated Sweden 67-64 to clinch a spot in the semi-final round and send Sweden to the classification stage.

Titus Nicoara scored 19 points and made two crucial go-ahead field goals down the stretch and Vlad Moldoveanu iced the game with his free throw shooting in the final minute.

03.08.2006
Romania, Sweden, Estonia And Poland Prevail In Quarter-final Round

Behind home crowd support, solid team defense and the shooting of Vlad Moldoveanu, Romania downed England 76-58 on the first day of quarter-final round play at the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men Division B in Sibiu, Romania.

Moldoveanu scored 12 of his game-high 32 points in the first quarter, when Romania took a 27-12 lead to the delight of the more than 1,200 in attendance.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Anton Saks SF 2.00 11.08.1989 Ö Eneby (SWE)  
 5Eyobelyou Teckle 1.88 10.09.1988 Solna (SWE)  
 6Carl Lindqvist 1.87 17.06.1988 Hässelby (SWE)  
 7Andreas Karlsson 1.93 21.02.1989 Brunflo (SWE)  
 8Kim Palmqvist SF 2.03 06.09.1988 Järfälla (SWE)  
 9Christian Koutras 1.88 03.04.1988 Rasunda (SWE)  
10Jeffery Taylor SF 2.03 23.05.1989 Hedvig (SWE)  
11Aron Thorell Walker 2.02 10.06.1988 Uppsala (SWE)  
12Brice Massamba 2.07 08.07.1988 Lubumbashi (COD)  
13Johan Andreasen 1.99 02.03.1988 Nylöse (SWE)  
14Alexander Pettersson PF 2.01 03.08.1989 Örnäset (SWE)  
15Björn Larsson-Hillgren 2.06 22.06.1988 Sundbyberg (SWE)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Joaquim Linder

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01.08.2006
Belgium Clinches Quarter-final Round Berth

Belgium easily defeated the Netherlands 75-50 today in Sibiu, Romania to clinch a berth in the quarter-final round of the Umcor U18 European Championship Men Division B.

Yannick Driesen, Belgium's 215-cm center, led the way with a game-high 32 points as Belgians finished thier Group C preliminary round play with a record of 3-1 to advance along with Sweden.

15.05.2006
Sweden: Taylor Made For The Big Stage

If the youth set-up is anything to go by, Swedish basketball fans have much to look forward to.

The Scandinavians are struggling at the senior level but with players like Jeffrey Taylor in the pipeline, the future is bright.

Team

Sweden
Sweden

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSJ. Taylor18.0
RTJ. Taylor11.5
ASC. Koutras3.1
STJ. Taylor3.3
BSB. Massamba0.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

28.07.2006vs BEL[W] 85-68
29.07.2006vs NED[W] 66-60
31.07.2006vs CZE[W] 69-59
01.08.2006vs NOR[L] 70-88
03.08.2006vs AUT[W] 87-81
04.08.2006vs ENG[L] 65-75
05.08.2006vs ROU[L] 64-67
07.08.2006vs BEL[W] 70-67
08.08.2006vs POL[W] 94-83

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