© Eurobasket press serviceLithuanian basketball player Marius Grigonis in a match with Spain
MOSCOW, 11 Sep – The Spanish national team beat the Lithuanian team in overtime in the 1/8 finals of the European Basketball Championship.
The meeting in Berlin ended with a score of 102:94 (19:20, 21:25, 23:23, 20:15, 19:11). As part of the Spanish team, Lorenzo Brown became the most productive (28 points). The Lithuanians scored the most points Mindaugas Kuzminskas (18).
European Basketball Championship (EuroBasket)
September 10, 2022 • start at 21:45
Finished at OT
102 : 94
Spain’s opponent in the quarterfinals will be the winner of the pair between the teams of Finland and Croatia. The defending European champions are the basketball players of the Slovenian national team.
The results of the remaining matches of the 1/8 finals, held on Saturday:
Turkey – France – 86:87 (in overtime),
Slovenia – Belgium – 88:72,
Germany – Montenegro – 85:79.
Earlier, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) decided to exclude Russian teams from participating in all competitions under the auspices of the organization. The Russian national team at EuroBasket was replaced by the Montenegrin team.