Euroleague Basketball International Junior Tournament

Jan 14, 2008 by Euroleague.net Print
Euroleague Basketball International Junior Tournament

CSKA Moscow won its third consecutive International Junior Tournament by edging Zalgiris Kaunas 59-55 in Sazka Arena on Sunday afternoon. Ivan Nelyubov led the winners with 16 points on 8-for-13 shooting and 6 rebounds to be named MVP. Konstatin Babynin added 12 while Alexei Shved dished 7 assists for CSKA. Paulius Kleiza, Paulius Beliavicius and Sarunas Vasiliauskas each had 9 points for Zalgiris, which led by 12 at halftime. CSKA clawed its way back through out the second half and Nelyubov and Babynin came big down the stretch to seal the win.


2006 PARTICIPATING TEAMS
Winterthur FCB
Winterthur
prokom
Prokom
Union Olimpija
U. Olimpija
zalgiris
Zalgiris
cibona
Cibona
cska moscow
CSKA
Montepaschi Siena
Montepaschi

COMPETITION SYSTEM
Group A
Group B
Winterthur FC Barcelona
KK Cibona
Prokom Trefl Sopot
CSKA Moscow
Union Olimpija
Montepaschi Siena
BC Zalgiris Kaunas
Prague 2006
  • 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 Sazka Arena in Prague

Group A W - L PF PA P Dif
1- BC ZALGIRIS KAUNAS
2- KK UNION OLIMPIJA
3- WINTERTHUR FCB
4- PROKOM TREFL SOPOT
3-0
2-1
1-2
0-3
248
226
214
206
171
233
234
256
77
-7
-20
-50
Group B W - L PF PA P Dif
1- PBC CSKA MOSCOW
2- KK CIBONA ZAGREB
3- MONTEPASCHI SIENA
4- PRAGUE 2006
2 -1
2-1
2-1
0-3
255
211
225
169
210
209
203
238
45
2
22
-69

Junior Tournament, Thursday, April 27, Day 1
Game Result
Winterthur FCB vs. Prokom Trefl 78-70 F
Union Olimpija vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 53-79 F
Cibona vs. CSKA Moscow 60-84 F
Montepaschi vs. Prague 2006 80-39 F
Winterthur FCB vs. Union Olimpija 75-81 F

Junior Tournament, Friday, April 28, Day 2
Game Result
CSKA Moscow vs. Prague 2006 84-61 F
Cibona vs. Montepaschi Siena 77-56 F
Prokom Trefl vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 57-86 F


Junior Tournament, Saturday, April 29, Day 3
Game Result
Prokom Trefl vs. Union Olimpija 79-92 F
Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Winterthur FCB 83-61 F
Prague 2006 vs. Cibona 69-74 F
CSKA Moscow vs. Montepaschi 87-89 F

Junior Tournament, Sunday, April 30, FINAL
Game Result
CSKA Moscow vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 59-55 F