2017-18 BELGRADE FinalsTournamentRound 3
May 19, 2018 CET: 09:00
Local time: 09:00 ALEKSANDAR NIKOLIC HALL

U18 Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius finished group play strong with a decisive 80-53 victory over U18 CFBB Paris having already secured a spot in the Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Championship Game. Lietuvos Rytas took control of the game with an 18-0 run spanning the third and fourth quarters to end Group A with a 3-0 record. Marek Blazevic led the way for the 2012 continental champion with 15 points while Erikas Jermolajevas had 11 points. All 12 Lietuvos Rytas players scored and star Deividas Sirvydis picked up 3 points, 3 rebounds, 4 assists and 2 steals as coach Arvydas Gronskis managed his players’ minutes thinking ahead to the title bout on Sunday morning at Stark Arena. The reigning champion CFBB got 18 points, 3 rebounds and 3 steals from Mathis Dossou Yovo and Essome Miyem added 10 points in the loss - CFBB’s third in three games.

Blazevic scored nine points as Lietuvos Rytas opened up a 15-4 lead early on. Lorenzo Thirouard had four points at the other end as CFBB used a 2-10 surge to get close at 17-14. And the score was 21-14 after 10 minutes. The Lithuanian team scored the first six points of the second quarter to make it 27-14 and the advantage was still 31-18. CFBB had another run with Dossou Yovo and Miyem both hitting four points in an 0-10 spurt to pull within 32-30. But the gap was 39-32 at the break.

Blazevic started the second half strong as well as the lead was 48-38 before a Thirouard three-pointer started a 2-9 run to make it 50-47. Lietuvos Rytas finished with the final nine points and led 59-47 after 30 minutes. The Vilnius power added the first nine points of the fourth quarter and the cushion was 68-47. Miyem finally got CFBB on the board after three minutes but the French side would not get closer than 17 points the rest of the way.

Marek Blazevic - U18 Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius - ANGT Finals Belgrade 2018 - JT17
Saturday, May 19, 2018
David Hein, Euroleague.net
Referees: OBRKNEZEVIC, UROS (SRB), PETEK, SASO (SLO), MOGULKOC, EMIN (TUR)
Attendance: 100 (Tentative)
By Quarter1234
U18 LIETUVOS RYTAS VILNIUS21182021
U18 CFBB PARIS1418156
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U18 LIETUVOS RYTAS VILNIUS21395980
U18 CFBB PARIS14324753
U18 LIETUVOS RYTAS VILNIUS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Player Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
0 SIRVYDIS, DEIVIDAS 13:34 3   0/1 3/4   3 3 4 2 6       3 7
1 MOKSECKAS, GEDIMINAS 24:06 5 1/3 0/3 3/3   4 4 1 2 1     1 3 8
5 ASTRAUSKAS, MYKOLAS 15:11 3 1/3   1/2 1 2 3 3 1 2   1   1 5
7 JARUMBAUSKAS, SIMAS 18:29 9 1/1 0/1 7/10   3 3 1 1 1     2 5 12
9 VALUNTA, SARUNAS 17:59 4   1/2 1/2   3 3 3   6       1 3
13 MARCIULIONIS, AUGUSTAS 18:51 4 2/2       4 4 6 2 3       1 14
14 NARUSEVICIUS, ERNEST 17:07 4 2/3       4 4 1 2 1 2   3 3 11
15 PAUKSTE, JONAS 12:27 8 1/2   6/6   4 4   2 2 2   2 3 14
23 BLAZEVIC, MAREK 12:12 15 5/6   5/7 2 2 4 1   1 2   3 6 21
31 TUBELIS, AZUOLAS 17:49 9 3/7 0/2 3/5 3 1 4   1   1   1 3 9
32 JERMOLAJEVAS, ERIKAS 16:50 11 4/5 1/1     3 3     1     3   9
88 VILYS, DOMANTAS 15:25 5 1/1 1/2         1 1       1   5
Team           4 1 5     1         4
Totals 200:00 80 21/33 3/12 29/39 10 34 44 21 14 25 7 1 16 29 122
        63.6% 25% 74.4%
Head coach: GRONSKIS, ARVYDAS
Min: Minutes played; Pts: Points; 2FG M-A: 2-point Field Goals (Made-Attempted); 3FG M-A: 3-point Field Goals (Made-Attempted); FT M-A: Free Throws (Made-Attempted); Rebounds: O (Offensive), D (Defensive), T (Total); As: Assists; St: Steals; To: Turnovers; Bl: Blocks (Fv: In Favor / Ag: Against); Fouls: Cm (Commited), Rv (Received); PIR: Performance Index Rating
U18 CFBB PARIS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Player Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
0 CHOUPAS, YOHAN 30:29 6 3/6 0/3     1 1 7 2 3     3 1 5
1 CRUSOL, TIMOTHE 17:40   0/2 0/2         4   5   1 3 1 -8
3 DEMAHIS BALLOU, RUDY 22:02   0/1 0/2     1 1 1 1 1     2   -3
5 BILLON, LEO 12:38   0/1 0/2     1 1   1 1     3   -5
6 OUEDRAOGO, YVAN 6:05   0/2   0/2 1   1   2     1 1 1 -2
7 DOSSOU-YOVO, MATHIS 18:58 18 7/9   4/5 1 2 3   3 4   1 1 7 22
10 BARBITCH, MILAN 20:17 2 1/3 0/2     2 2   1 4   1 4 1 -7
14 BALFOURIER, NAOLL 12:53 4 1/4   2/2   1 1           4 2  
17 THIROUARD, LORENZO 9:38 7 1/3 1/1 2/3   2 2 1   1   1 1 3 7
26 DIALLO, VICTOR 9:42 2 1/1     1 1 2 1 1       2   4
28 MIYEM, ESSOME 21:56 10 5/14 0/1   1   1 1 1 3   2 4   -6
31 CARENE, MAXIME 17:42 4 2/2           2 2   1   1   8
Team           3 5 8               8
Totals 200:00 53 21/48 1/13 8/12 7 16 23 17 14 22 1 7 29 16 23
        43.8% 7.7% 66.7%
Head coach: TOUPANE, JEAN AIME
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