2016 FIBA U16 European Championship Division B

The 2016 FIBA U16 European Championship Division B was played in Sofia, Bulgaria, from 11 to 20 August 2016.[2] 24 teams participated in the competition. Russia won the tournament for the first time, with Israel finishing second.

2016 FIBA U16 European Championship Division B
Tournament details
Host countryBulgaria
Dates11–20 August
Teams24
Venue(s)3 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Russia (1st title)
Runners-up Israel
Third place Slovenia
Fourth place Ukraine
Tournament statistics
MVPRussia Alexander Shashkov[1]
Top scorerLuxembourg Ben Kovac (23.3 ppg)
2015
2017

Participating teamsEdit

First roundEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Team advances to
1   Russia 5 4 1 344 296 +48 9 Quarterfinals
2   Belarus 5 4 1 331 290 +41 9
3   Netherlands 5 3 2 338 273 +65 8 9th – 16th place playoffs
4   Portugal 5 3 2 310 268 +42 8
5   Denmark 5 1 4 281 362 −81 6 17th – 24th place playoffs
6   Luxembourg 5 0 5 273 388 −115 5
Source: FIBA.com
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points difference; 4) Points scored.

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Team advances to
1   Israel 5 5 0 406 283 +123 10 Quarterfinals
2   England 5 4 1 341 272 +69 9
3   Hungary 5 3 2 356 298 +58 8 9th – 16th place playoffs
4   Macedonia 5 2 3 324 318 +6 7
5   Ireland 5 1 4 309 346 −37 6 17th – 24th place playoffs
6   Scotland 5 0 5 222 441 −219 5
Source: FIBA.com
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points difference; 4) Points scored.

Group CEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Team advances to
1   Slovenia 5 5 0 381 275 +106 10 Quarterfinals
2   Ukraine 5 4 1 343 262 +81 9
3   Romania 5 3 2 353 300 +53 8 9th – 16th place playoffs
4   Kosovo 5 2 3 287 333 −46 7
5   Norway 5 1 4 272 363 −91 6 17th – 24th place playoffs
6   Austria 5 0 5 251 354 −103 5
Source: FIBA.com
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points difference; 4) Points scored.

Group DEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Team advances to
1   Czech Republic 5 4 1 358 330 +28 9 Quarterfinals
2   Belgium 5 4 1 336 274 +62 9
3   Slovakia 5 3 2 321 346 −25 8 9th – 16th place playoffs
4   Georgia 5 2 3 360 354 +6 7
5   Bulgaria 5 1 4 398 413 −15 6 17th – 24th place playoffs
6   Iceland 5 1 4 336 392 −56 6
Source: FIBA.com
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points difference; 4) Points scored.

17th – 24th place playoffsEdit

  21st-place match 21st – 24th place
semifinals
17th – 24th place
quarterfinals
17th – 20th place
semifinals
17th-place match
                                               
     A5    Denmark  77  
     B6    Scotland  58  
   B6    Scotland  45        A5    Denmark  80  
   C6    Austria  74        D5    Bulgaria  87  
   D5    Bulgaria  76
     C6    Austria  63  
   C6    Austria  67        D5    Bulgaria  77
   D6    Iceland  87        C5    Norway  58
     B5    Ireland  76  
       A6    Luxembourg  74  
 A6    Luxembourg  66        B5    Ireland  64
  23rd-place match      D6    Iceland  73        C5    Norway  73     19th-place match
   B6    Scotland  59    C5    Norway  62    A5    Denmark  81
   A6    Luxembourg  68      D6    Iceland  48      B5    Ireland  71

9th – 16th place playoffsEdit

  13th-place match 13th – 16th place
semifinals
9th – 16th place
quarterfinals
9th – 12th place
semifinals
9th-place match
                                               
     A3    Netherlands  65  
     B4    Macedonia  58  
   B4    Macedonia  66        A3    Netherlands  51  
   C4    Kosovo  68        D3    Slovakia  56  
   D3    Slovakia  61
     C4    Kosovo  50  
   C4    Kosovo  46        D3    Slovakia  45
   B3    Hungary  80        A4    Portugal  56
     B3    Hungary  58  
       A4    Portugal  65  
 B3    Hungary  86        A4    Portugal  79
  15th-place match      C3    Romania  61        D4    Georgia  62     11th-place match
   B4    Macedonia  77    C3    Romania  79    A3    Netherlands  69
   C3    Romania  88      D4    Georgia  87      D4    Georgia  47

Championship playoffsEdit

  5th place match 5th–8th place playoffs Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                               
     A1    Russia  62  
     B2    England  61  
   B2    England  64        A1    Russia  69  
   D1    Czech Republic  63        C2    Ukraine  55  
   D1    Czech Republic  50
     C2    Ukraine  80  
   B2    England  72        A1    Russia  82
   A2    Belarus  53        B1    Israel  76
     B1    Israel  84  
       A2    Belarus  69  
 A2    Belarus  71        B1    Israel  83
  7th place match      D2    Belgium  68        C1    Slovenia  71     3rd place match
   D1    Czech Republic  64    C1    Slovenia  83    C2    Ukraine  71
   D2    Belgium  75      D2    Belgium  81      C1    Slovenia  79

Final standingsEdit

Rank Team
    Russia
    Israel
    Slovenia
4th   Ukraine
5th   England
6th   Belarus
7th   Belgium
8th   Czech Republic
9th   Portugal
10th   Slovakia
11th   Netherlands
12th   Georgia
13th   Hungary
14th   Kosovo
15th   Romania
16th   Macedonia
17th   Bulgaria
18th   Norway
19th   Denmark
20th   Ireland
21st   Iceland
22nd   Austria
23rd   Luxembourg
24th   Scotland
Team is promoted to the 2017 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship Division A.

AwardsEdit

Most Valuable Player
  •   Alexander Shashkov
All-Tournament Team
  •   Alexander Shashkov
  •   Konstantin Shevchuk
  •   Eidan Alber
  •   Denys Klevzunyk
  •   Nik Dragan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Russia take gold, Slovenia win final promotion ticket to Division A". FIBA.basketball. 21 August 2016. Retrieved 2 August 2018.
  2. ^ http://www.fiba.basketball/europe/u16b/2016