International Junior Tournament

Jan 16, 2008 by Euroleague.net Print
International Junior Tournament
CSKA Moscow became the first team to win consecutive titles in the Kamkabel International Junior Tournament 97-64 in the title game played in the Olympiysky Arena on Sundayconfirmed it has the best junior team of its generation, way ahead everyone else, with players who may well become Euroleague stars in the near future. Vasily Zavourev, already a regular member of CSKA's first team, led the winners with 23 points and was considered the MVP of the final, while high-flying forward Yaroslav Korolev added 20 points while providing the highlights of the tournament. Igor Smyghin and Artur Urazmanov each had 12 points while Maxim Sheleketov had 10 for CSKA, which had already sealed the outcome in the opening half with a 54-36 lead.




2005 PARTICIPATING TEAMS
Maccabi
Maccabi
prokom
Prokom
Climamio Bologna
Climamio
zalgiris
Zalgiris
EB Pau-Orthez
Pau
cska moscow
CSKA
Montepaschi Siena
Montepaschi
AEK Athens
AEK

COMPETITION SYSTEM
Group A
Group B
Montepaschi Siena
CSKA Moscow
Zalgiris
Climamio Bologna
Maccabi Elite
Pau-Orthez
Prokom Trefl
AEK Athens
  • Two groups of four teams each will be formed.
  • Each team will play against the other teams in the same group once.
  • The two group winners will meet in the final.

STATS and RESULTS
All games at Olympiysky Arena in Moscow

Junior Tournament, Friday, May 6, Day 1
Game Result
Montepaschi vs. Prokom 75-57 F
Maccabi vs. Zalgiris 92-91 F
CSKA Moscow vs. Climamio 98-54 F
Pau-Orthez vs. AEK 53-77 F

Junior Tournament, Saturday, May 7, Day 2
Game Result
Montepaschi vs. Maccabi 97-94 F
Prokom Trefl vs. Zalgiris 54-95 F
CSKA Moscow vs. Pau-Orthez 93-44 F
Climamio B. vs. AEK Athens 65-87 F


Junior Tournament, Saturday, May 7, Day 3
Game Result
Montepaschi vs. Zalgiris 74-80 F
Prokom Trefl vs. Maccabi 58-80 F
CSKA Moscow vs. AEK Athens 78-46 F
Climamio vs. Pau-Orthez 99-87 F

Junior Tournament, Sunday, May 8, FINAL
Game Result
CSKA Moscow vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 97-64 F