Eurobasket : Results after the first quarter finals

Wednesday September 16th, Lille France

Spain – Greece

Spain beat Greece yesterday by just two points at the end of a crazy game.
Greece was undefeated in this competition and lead the game at rebounds. Giannis Antetokounmpo played great with 12 points, 17 rebounds and 2 blocks, he brought back his team in the second half when his teamates were missing solutions in attack but it was not enough.
Pau Gasol, 27 points and 9 rebounds and Nikola Mirotic with 18 points secured the victory and will meet France one again on Thursday.

France – Latvia

The second game of the night, France – Latvia was not the same. After a bad first half time, lead by Latvia, Tony Parker who was almost inexistant since the beginning of the Euro, decided to wake up and scrored 9 points in a row in 1 minute to give the lead to his team. French players after the break add a 10-2 and with a huge defense never gave a chance to Latvia to come back in the game. An easy victory 84-70 before the dual.

Today Italy will play against Lituania and Serbia against Czech Republic.

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