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Summary of the second stage, last day - Sep 4, 2009

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Argentina - Uruguay 73-66
Another win by Argentina in San Juan for 6-1 record. That was the last day of Quarterfinal Round at FIBA Americas Championship and now we have a group of three teams with the same record (Argentina, Puerto Rico and Brazil). Despite victory against Puerto Rico, Argentina is third in this 'circle'. The hosts of this event is second, while Brazil is No.1. All three teams qualified for the Semifinals and also for the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Turkey. Uruguay ended the contest as No.6 with 2-5 record. Luis Scola (206-F/C-80) paced Argentina with 19 points and 8 rebounds for 20 minutes. Leonardo Gutierrez (200-F-78) added 12 pts. In the loosing squad, Esteban Batista (208-F/C-83) collected 20 pts and 10 rebounds. Martin Osimani (194-G-81, college: Duquesne) stopped on 10 pts.

Dominican Republic - Canada 76-80
Fantastic win by Team Canada in crucial game against Dominican Republic. With this victory Canadians jumped to 3-4, taking the fourth place from Dominicans, what automatically means spot for the Semifinals in San Juan and also for the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Turkey! Dominicans ended the competition as No.5. Jermaine Anderson (188-G-83, college: Fordham) was a key player for Canada in this 'game of the year' with 21 points and 5 assists. Carl English (192-G-81, college: Hawaii) scored 13, while Jesse Young (207-C-80, college: George Mason) added 2 points less. Luis Flores (188-G-81, college: Manhattan) and Charlie Villanueva (209-F-84, college: Connecticut) delivered 17 pts each in loss. Alfred Horford (208-F/C-86, college: Florida) stopped on 14 pts and 14 rebounds.

Brazil - Puerto Rico 82-86
There are no more undefeated teams in San Juan as Brazil finally failed, after impressive winning streak. It means that now Brazil, Puerto Rico and Argentina have the same 6-1 score, but in this ‘circle' Brazilians have the best score and they grabbed position No.1. Puerto Rico is No.2 and Argentina No.3 All three teams booked a spot for Semifinals and also for the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Turkey. Larry Elias Ayuso (190-G-77, agency: Global Sports Plaza, college: USC) stepped up for the hosts with 25 points and 5 rebounds. Angel Daniel Vassallo (198-G/F-86, college: Virginia Tech) scored 20 and Carlos Arroyo (188-G-79, college: Florida Intern.) added 16 pts, 5 boards and 6 assists. Anderson Varejao (205-C-82) responded with double-double in defeat, 22 pts and 10 rebounds. Tiago Splitter (211-C/F-85, agency: Interperformances) had 19 pts and 8 boards, while Marcelinho Machado (199-F/G-75, agency: Interperformances) posted 15 pts. Leandrinho Barbosa did not play in this game.

Panama - Mexico 67-74
After three consecutive defeats, Mexico finally celebrated first win in the second stage. It means that Mexico and Panama finished FIBA Americas championship with 1-6 record in the Quarterfinal Round, but Mexicans are on the position No.7. Naturally, the eighth ranked team in Panama. Anthony Pedroza (191-G-79, agency: Edge Sports, college: Oregon) and Horacio Llamas (212-C-73) led the winners with combining 36 points and 12 rebounds. Gustavo Ayon (209-F/C-85, college: San Jose St.) also had very important role registering double-double, 16 pts and 13 rebounds. Danilo Pinnock (196-G-83, agency: SportsTalent, college: George Washington) shined in loss with 20 pts and 7 boards. Jose Lloreda (201-F-80, college: LSU) followed him with 15 pts and 13 rebs.

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FIBA Americas Standings
Group C
 1. Argentina 7-1 
 2. Canada 7-1 
 3. Mexico 7-1 
 4. P.Rico 4-4 
 5. Venezuela 4-4 
 6. Uruguay 2-6 
 7. Panama 2-6 
 8. Dominican R. 2-6 
Group Places 9-10
 1. Brazil 1-3 
 2. Cuba 0-4 
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
  Avg: 21.1
 1. Scola, ARG21.1 
 2. Barea, PUR20.3 
 3. Rivero, CUB18.8 
 4. Ayon, MEX17.7 
 5. Nocioni, ARG16.7 
 6. Benite, BRA16.0 
 7. Wiggins, CAN15.1 
 8. Sosa, DOM15.1 
 9. Fitipaldo, URU13.8 
 10. Vieira, BRA13.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Gustavo AYON
  Avg: 12.4
 1. Ayon, MEX12.4 
 2. Scola, ARG10.1 
 3. Nocioni, ARG9.0 
 4. Justiz, CUB8.3 
 5. Olynyk, CAN7.5 
 6. Haiti, CUB7.3 
 7. Calfani, URU6.9 
 8. Lloreda, PAN6.8 
 9. Garces, PAN6.6 
 10. Rivero, CUB6.5 
Assists Per Game
 Jose Juan BAREA
  Avg: 6.3
 1. Barea, PUR6.3 
 2. Campazzo, ARG5.9 
 3. Joseph, CAN5.7 
 4. Stoll, USA4.7 
 5. Laprovittola, ARG4.5 
 6. Vargas, VEN4.4 
 7. Fitipaldo, URU4.1 
 8. Gutierrez, MEX3.9 
 9. Freire Luz, ESP3.8 
 10. Feldeine, DOM3.8 
Steals Per Game
 Renaldo BALKMAN
  Avg: 1.6
 1. Balkman, USA1.6 
 2. Benite, BRA1.5 
 3. Vargas, VEN1.5 
 4. Barea, PUR1.5 
 5. Gutierrez, MEX1.4 
 6. Campazzo, ARG1.4 
 7. Vieira, BRA1.3 
 8. Ayon, MEX1.3 
 9. Valdez, CUB1.3 
 10. Lewis, USA1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Augusto LIMA
  Avg: 1.3
 1. Lima, BRA1.3 
 2. Pomare, USA1.3 
 3. Rivero, CUB1.3 
 4. Ayon, MEX1.2 
 5. Balkman, USA1.1 
 6. Justiz, CUB1.0 
 7. Newsome, USA1.0 
 8. Olynyk, CAN0.9 
 9. Scola, ARG0.9 
 10. Nocioni, ARG0.8 
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