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Day: 9 (Finals) - Jul 12, 2009


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Ashton Gibbs
3-4 spot
Australia - Croatia 81-87
Croatian U19 National Team celebrated the bronze medals at the World Championship in New Zealand. They finished their campaign on a high beating Australia in the consolation final. The Emus in the meantime suffered the second straight defeat after winning seven straight games at the start of the tournament. Mario Delas (207-C/F-90) sank the Aussies scoring 28 points for Croatia. Toni Prostran finished with 21 points, 7 boards and 4 assists for Croatia. Tomislav Zubcic had 16 points for the winners. Mitchell Young answered with 15 points for Australia. Matthew Dellavedova had 14 points, 6 boards and 4 assists in defeat.

5-6 spot
Argentina - Puerto Rico 92-70
Argentina closed their U19 World Championship in style. They knocked down Puerto Rico to claim the fifth overall spot at the tournament. Andres Landoni (206-C/F-90) notched 17 points to pace Argentina. He netted 13 points in the first half as Argentina grabbed control over the encounter. Mateo Gaynor knocked down 14 points for Argentina. Juan Manuel Fernandez, Nicolas Laprovittola and Luciano Gonzalez had 12 points apiece in the win. Michael Rosario answered with 21 points for Puerto Rico. Jiovanny Fontan had 19 points in defeat. Argentina outrebounded their opponents 44:26 and limited those to 39% from the field. The winners sank 52% of field goals.

7-8 spot
France - Canada 74-82
Canada U19 National Team clinched the 7th spot at the World Championship in New Zealand. They defeated French counterparts in the final game in Auckland. Cory Joseph (185-G-91) was instrumental in the win with 18 points, 7 boards and 3 assists for a Greg Francis team. Mangisto Arop had 16 points for Canada. Jordan Baker contributed 12 points in the win. Nicolas Lang answered with 19 points for France. Christophe Leonard delivered 15 points, 8 boards and 4 assists in the losing case.

Final
Greece - USA 80-88
The United States triumphed at the U19 World Championshio in New Zealand. They overcame Greek counterparts in the final today. The victory marked the first success for the USA since 1991. Tyshawn Taylor (191-G-90) knocked down 18 points, made 6 assists and 5 steals to pace the USA to the historic win. Ashton Gibbs (188-G) notched 13 points, while Klay Thompson had 10 points for the winners. Costas Sloukas answered with 17 points for Greece. Nikolaos Pappas had 16 points in the losing effort.
  



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World Championships U19 Standings
Group A
 1. France 0-0 
 2. S.Korea 0-0 
 3. N.Zealand 0-0 
 4. TBA 0-0 
Group B
 1. Egypt 0-0 
 2. Germany 0-0 
 3. Lithuania 0-0 
 4. P.Rico 0-0 
Group C
 1. Canada 0-0 
 2. Spain 0-0 
 3. Japan 0-0 
 4. Mali 0-0 
Group D
 1. Angola 0-0 
 2. Iran 0-0 
 3. Italy 0-0 
 4. USA 0-0 
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Andres FELIZ
  (183-SG-97)
  Avg: 18.9
 1. Feliz, DOM18.9 
 2. Brooks, CAN18.8 
 3. Zubac, CRO17.6 
 4. Flaccadori, ITA17.6 
 5. Song, KOR16.5 
 6. Jeon, KOR16.4 
 7. Dorsey, GRE15.9 
 8. Arapovic, CRO15.1 
 9. Yousofvand, IRI14.9 
 10. Jackson, CAN14.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Mohammad YOUSOFVAND
  (207-C-96)
  Avg: 13.9
 1. Yousofvand, IRI13.9 
 2. Giles, USA10.6 
 3. Arapovic, CRO10.3 
 4. Hu, CHN9.3 
 5. Khalaf, EGY8.4 
 6. Jackson, CAN8.0 
 7. Arar, TUR7.9 
 8. Zubac, CRO7.9 
 9. Papagiannis, GRE7.7 
 10. Severini, ITA7.7 
Assists Per Game
 Hyeonjun YOO
  (183-PG-97)
  Avg: 6.4
 1. Yoo, KOR6.4 
 2. Gecim, TUR6.3 
 3. Brunson, USA5.6 
 4. Djokovic, SRB5.1 
 5. Flaccadori, ITA4.9 
 6. Kapusta, CRO4.9 
 7. Della Rosa, ITA4.4 
 8. Toliopoulos, GRE4.3 
 9. Slavica, CRO4.1 
 10. Arapovic, CRO3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Yanhao ZHAO
  (195-F-97)
  Avg: 3.3
 1. Zhao, CHN3.3 
 2. Yousofvand, IRI2.7 
 3. Mohamed, EGY2.4 
 4. McDowell-W., AUS2.1 
 5. Brunson, USA2.1 
 6. Flaccadori, ITA2.1 
 7. Korkmaz, TUR2.1 
 8. Gramajo, ARG2.1 
 9. Gannouni, TUN2.0 
 10. Song, KOR2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Ahmed KHALAF
  EGY
  (206-F/C-99)
  Avg: 2.9
 1. Khalaf, EGY2.9 
 2. Papagiannis, GRE2.6 
 3. Sima, ESP2.0 
 4. Severini, ITA2.0 
 5. Onuaku, USA1.7 
 6. Simanic, SRB1.6 
 7. Jackson, CAN1.5 
 8. Egi, CAN1.3 
 9. Giles, USA1.1 
 10. Guven, TUR1.1 


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