England U16's Win European Opener - Hoopsfix.com

England U16’s Win European Opener

The England U16 Men opened their Division B FIBA European Championship campaign with a tight 62-61 victory over Belarus.

Belarus closed the game with a 13-4 run but it wasn’t enough as the young England side managed to hold on. Joshua Ward-Hibbert led all scorers with 24 points, 6 rebounds and 6 steals, Dominic Norton had  11 points, 9 rebounds and 5 steals whilst Jordan Spencer had 8 points, 4 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals.

Full box score and play by play available here. They will next take on Czech Republic tomorrow.

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