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Bangkok enjoys men's quarterfinals - Aug 15, 2007

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Serbia - Turkey 90:51
Serbian student team continued with their winning ways in Thailand. They outscored Turkey in the quarterfinal of the Universiade today and advanced to the semifinal stage. They will now play versus Japan tomorrow. Turkey will take on Korea in the classification games for 5th-8th places.
Serbia entered the game undefeated and never seemed to give this one up. Turkey tried to stay in race early on and trialed by just 2 points after the first frame 19:21. However Serbian players made themselves comfortable in the second quarter as they extended the advantage to 13 points 43:30 at halftime. They never slowed down after intermission and looked dominant in the second half. Serbia piled up a 55:42 lead after three quarters before Turkish defense was torn in the final term 25:9.
Vladan Vukosauyevie nailed game-high 27 points and grabbed 7 boards for Serbia. Milan Rakic (193-G-86) added 11 points for the winners. Caner Topaloglu (200-F-85) secured 20 points for Turkey. Sinan Guler (192-G-83, college: Carroll (MT)) had 10 points and 5 assists in defeat.
Serbia converted impressive 61% from the field and 73% from free throw line. Turkey answered with 40% of field goals and 75% from the stripe. Serbia also outrebounded their opponents 32:17 and forced them to 17 turnovers.

Serbia: Vladan Vukosauyevie 27, Milan Rakic 11
Turkey: Caner Topaloglu 20, Sinan Guler 10

Japan- Korea 72:71
Japanese team secured a narrow victory over Korea to qualify for the semifinal stage at the Summer Universiade. Japan will now face Serbia in tomorrow's Top 4 clash. Korea will take on Turkey in the classification games for the 5th-8th spots.
Korean players enjoyed an early 19:11 lead after the first frame. But Japan stroke back in the second quarter and drove to a 33:33 tie at halftime. The game remained close throughout the third frame and Japan surged ahead late in the term 52:51. Korea tried to come back into this one but Japanese squad succeeded in the fierce battle of the last seconds and advanced into semifinal.
Yusuke Okada (185-G-84) topscored for Japan with 19 points. Kosuke Takeuchi (205-C/F-85) contributed 17 points and 14 boards for the winners. Park Chan Hee (191-G-87) provided 20 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists for Korea. Yoon Yeo Kwon (186-F-84) had 14 points in a losing clause.
Japan converted 47% from the field, including 46% from beyond the arc. Korea answered with 40% accuracy. Japan managed to outrebound their opponents 32:30 and forced those to 13 turnovers.

Japan: Yusuke Okada 19, Kosuke Takeuchi 17+14 boards
Korea: Park Chan Hee 20, Yoon Yeo Kwon 14

Lithuania - Russia 79:70
Lithuania proved their perfect form at the Summer Universiade in Thailand as they toppled Russia in today's quarterfinal. They will now face Canada in the semifinal tomorrow. Russia will play against Germany for the 5th-8th spots.
Russia got to a perfect start to this one. They dominated on the court and easily spurred to a 29:12 lead. But gradually Lithuania started to gain their usual tempo and took the initiative. They cut the deficit to 8 points at halftime 33:41. Lithuania surged ahead after the break. A couple of three point attempts from Jonas Maciulis (200-G/F-85, agency: Interperformances) and Justas Sinica lifted the Baltic team in front 58:57 after three quarters. Lithuanian players found the touch and bombarded Russian basket from all distances. Russia struggled to maintain tight defence and limped behind to lose the encounter.
Jonas Maciulis topscored for Lithuania with 22 points and 10 rebounds. Justinas Sinica (203-F-85) hit 5 three pointers and finished the game with 18 points for the winners. Evgeni Voronov (192-G-86) netted game-high 26 points for Russia. Alexei Zozulin had 15 points and 8 boards in a loss.
Russia lost the battle in the paint as they were outrebounded 28:35. Lithuania also shot more accurately from the field converting 42%. Both teams hit 68% of free throws.

Lithuania: Jonas Maciulis 22+10 boards, Justinas Sinica 18
Russia: Evgeni Voronov 26, Alexei Zozulin 15+8 boards

Canada - Germany 68:63
Canada became the first semifinalist at the Summer Universiade in Bangkok. They edged Germany in the quarterfinal stage today. Canada will now face the winner of Russia against Lithuania battle in semifinal tomorrow.
Canada had to come from behind as they trailed thoughout three first quarters. However a strong offensive performance in the final term brought Canadian team a victory.
Germany outscored their opponents 16:13 in the opening frame. The game remained close in the second quarter but European team were a bit better and secured a 35:28 advantage at halftime. Germany extended the lead by on point in the third term and enjoyed a 50:42 dominance at the start of the fourth quarter. But Canadian players were impressive at the dying stage of the game and celebrated a tough victory.
Theus Davis (212-C-86) scored 14 points to lead Canada. Neil MacDonald (208-C-84, agency: ACMT), Tristan Blackwood (183-G-85) and Jevohn Shepherd (196-F-86) all contributed 10 points apiece for the winners. Heiko Schaffartzik (182-G-84) paced German team with game-high 21 points. Gordon Geib (180-G-83, agency: LimeLight) produced 14 points in defeat.
Both teams shot 34% from the field, but Canada were more accurate from free throw line converting 69%, while Germany hit 40%. Germany managed to outrebound Canada 47:36 and committed just 13 turnovers. At the same time they fouled 24 times.

Canada: Theus Davis 14, Neil MacDonald 10, Tristan Blackwood 10
Germany: Heiko Schaffartzik 21, Gordon Geib 14

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World University Games Final Standings
 1. Lithuania
 2. USA
 3. Latvia
 4. Serbia
 5. Germany
 6. Israel
 7. Finland
 8. Argentina
 9. Australia
 10. Canada
 11. Mexico
 12. Czech Rep.
 13. Taiwan
 14. Norway
 15. Ukraine
 16. Estonia
 17. Russia
 18. Hungary
 19. Romania
 20. Japan
 21. S.Korea
 22. Hong Kong
 23. Mozambique.
 24. United Ara.
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
  Avg: 21.5
 1. Vasiljevic, AUS21.5 
 2. Keane, CAN20.4 
 3. Edwards, USA19.3 
 4. Leung, HKG17.8 
 5. Tsai, HKG17.5 
 6. Edwards, USA17.4 
 7. Kirves, EST17.4 
 8. Alvarez Diez, MEX17.1 
 9. Odabasi, FIN17.1 
 10. Obst, GER16.5 
Rebounds Per Game
  Avg: 11.7
 1. Odabasi, FIN11.7 
 2. Jonatan, MEX10.1 
 3. Lazar, ROM9.8 
 4. Carlos, MOZ9.0 
 5. Abdulbasirov, RUS8.9 
 6. Ginat, ISR8.6 
 7. Gak, AUS8.4 
 8. Galardo, ARG8.1 
 9. Cooks, AUS8.1 
 10. Richter, GER7.6 
Assists Per Game
  Avg: 7
 1. Sharon, ISR7.0 
 2. Chen, TAI6.6 
 3. Boyarkin, UKR6.6 
 4. Keane, CAN5.3 
 5. Sandrini, ARG5.1 
 6. Artamonov, UKR4.9 
 7. Grof, GER4.9 
 8. Urrutia, MEX4.9 
 9. Ziv, ISR4.8 
 10. Jihoon, KOR4.8 
Steals Per Game
  Avg: 2.8
 1. Keane, CAN2.8 
 2. Thomas, ARG2.8 
 3. Mubarak, UAE2.5 
 4. Ziv, ISR2.5 
 5. Mohammad, UAE2.4 
 6. Urrutia, MEX2.3 
 7. Edwards, USA2.1 
 8. Vendrame, JPN2.1 
 9. Shuchman, ISR2.0 
 10. Boyarkin, UKR2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Xavier COOKS
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Cooks, AUS2.4 
 2. Ahmed, UAE2.3 
 3. Brkic, SRB2.0 
 4. Tejic, SRB1.6 
 5. Park, KOR1.6 
 6. Haas, USA1.5 
 7. Madsen, FIN1.4 
 8. Kovago-Laska, HUN1.4 
 9. Kvapil, CZE1.3 
 10. Abdulbasirov, RUS1.3 
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