Spain Cruise To Stay Perfect

10 July 2013

U20 WOMEN

15. Astou Ndour (Spain)
Astou Ndour picked up 15 points in less than 15 minutes playing time

In the final game of Group F at the U20 European Championship Women, two-time defending champions Spain kept their perfect record intact with a 60-39 win over the Netherlands.

Despite there being no implications for quarter-finals seeding, Spain had a pefect record to keep intact, taking the lead for good early in the second quarter when Astou Ndour strung together eight point to fuel a 15-4 run, putting Spain up 34-24.

After the break, the reigning champions pulled away and cruised their sixth victory of the tournament.

Spain held their opponents to 25% shooting from the field, and forced 17 turnovers.

Ndour finished with 15 points in less than 15 minutes, while Inmaculada Zanoguera and Andrea Vilaro scored 10 apiece.

Richelle van der Keijl had 12 points for the Netherlands who now face a battle for survival in Division A.


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