Serbia Still Perfect

04.07.2007

Unbeaten Serbia showed no signs of slowing down as they claimed a 69-47 triumph over Turkey in Wednesday's qualifying round at the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women.

Serbian guard Nina Bogicevic had a game-high 14 points while she also pulled down 10 rebounds and dished out five assists.

The host nation stormed out to a 32-9 lead and went into the break with a 40-16 advantage.

The Turks showed some signs of revival but were still outscored 15-13 over the next 10 minutes.

Serbia had a better evening shooting the balls than their rivals, as they were 28 of 58 (48.2%) from the floor while Turkey were a mere  16 of 73 (21.9%).

Durdane Gumusay had a team high 10 points in defeat.

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