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Review of Day 5 in Mexico City - Sep 5, 2015


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Trevor
Gaskins
Group A
Brazil - Panama 72-89
Panama outgunned Brazil to seal their Second Stage appearance. Trevor Gaskins (188-G-89, college: Louisiana Tech, agency: Lat Am Basketball) delivered 23 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists to pace the winners. Brazil enjoyed a 26:22 lead ten minutes into the game. But Panama turned things around in the next periods. They tied things up at 39 heading into the second half. Panama went on a strong 50:33 second half rally to ice the win. Michael Hicks (195-G/F-83, college: Central Mo., agency: Court Side) delivered 19 points and 7 rebounds for the winners. Vitor Benite (191-SG-90, agency: Interperformances) responded with 21 points for Brazil.

Mexico - Uruguay 78-63
Mexico defeated Uruguay to gain the fourth straight victory at the tournament. Gustavo Ayon (207-C/F-85, college: San Jose St., agency: Duran International) finished with 23 points, 14 rebounds and 6 assists to pace the winners. Uruguay eked out a 16:14 lead after the opening frame. Mexico however spurred ahead for a 38:27 halftime lead. Mexico held Uruguay to 36 points in the second half and marched to the victory. Hector Hernandez (205-PF-85, college: Fresno St., agency: Pro Sports) delivered 17 points for the winners. Mauricio Aguiar (197-F-83, agency: Pro Sports) responded with 15 points for Uruguay.

Group B
Puerto Rico - Canada 92-112
Canada fired past Puerto Rico to post the third consecutive victory at the tournament. Six players scored in double digits for the North American team. Andrew Wiggins (203-G-95, college: Kansas, agency: BDA Sports) came up with 19 points to pace the effort. Canada eked out a 46:44 halftime lead. They triggered a massive 35:16 run in the third term to clear off for good. Puerto Rico fired 32 points in the fourth period but just sweetened the pill at the end. Nik Stauskas (198-SG-93, college: Michigan, agency: Priority Sports) and Kelly Olynyk (213-PF-91, college: Gonzaga, agency: Wasserman Media) accounted for 15 points each for Canada. Jose Juan Barea (183-PG-84, college: Northeastern, agency: Relativity Sports) responded with 20 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists for Puerto Rico.

Venezuela - Argentina 68-77
Argentina remained perfect at the FIBA Americas tournament. They knocked down Venezuela for 4-0 record in Group B. Luis Scola (206-F/C-80, agency: AAI Sports) scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to pace the winners. Venezuela recorded a 28:27 halftime lead. But Argentina unleashed 50 points in the second half and clinched the top position in the group. Andres Nocioni (202-SF-79, agency: AAI Sports) tossed in 21 points and collected 9 boards for Argentina. Gregory Vargas (180-PG-86, agency: Pro Sports) responded with 21 points for Venezuela.   




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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
 Luis SCOLA
  ARG
  (206-F/C-80)
  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
  MEX
  (207-C/F-85)
  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
  PUR
  (183-PG-84)
  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
  USA
  (203-F-84)
  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
  BRA
  (207-C-91)
  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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