2008 NIKE Global Challenge Tournament Details

2008 NIKE Global Challenge Information

Tournament Dates:Aug 8 - Aug 10, 2008
Gold Medal:N/A
Silver Medal:N/A
Bronze Medal:N/A
MVP:Nikola Markovic, Abdul Gaddy, Avery Bradley
All-Tournament Team:Nikola Markovic, Abdul Gaddy, Avery Bradley, Alwayne Bigby, Raymond Cintron, Filip Covic, Aziz NDiaye, Mindaugas Kuzminskas, John Wall, Harrison Barnes, DeMarcus Cousins, John Henson, Deshaun Thomas
Location:N/A
Attendance:N/A
Officials:N/A

2008 NIKE Global Challenge Leaders

Total Points:Raymond Cintron (Puerto Rico) (79)
Total Rebounds:Aziz NDiaye (Senegal) (39)
Total Assists:John Wall (USA 3) (14)
Total Steals:Nikola Markovic (Serbia) (13)
Total Blocks:John Henson (USA 2) (13)
Total Minutes:Filip Covic (Serbia) (111)
Total FIC:Nikola Markovic (Serbia) (51.8)
Total Fouls:Mangisto Arop (Canada) (14), Alwayne Bigby (Canada) (14)
Total Turnovers:Raymond Cintron (Puerto Rico) (22)
Total FGs:Avery Bradley (USA 2) (28)
Total 3PM:Raymond Cintron (Puerto Rico) (15)
Total FTs:Nikola Markovic (Serbia) (22)

2008 NIKE Global Challenge Bracket

Championship Bracket
USA 181
Senegal68
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lithuania78
Canada83
USA 373
Serbia74
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
USA 281
Puerto Rico72
Semifinals
 
 
USA 196
Canada80
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Serbia75
USA 281
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
USA 1104
USA 2117

Third Place Game
Canada83
Serbia68

Fifth Place Bracket
Senegal52
Lithuania81
 
 
 
 
 
 
USA 386
Puerto Rico72
Fifth Place Game
 
 
Lithuania85
USA 398

Seventh Place Game
Senegal65
Puerto Rico74

2008 NIKE Global Challenge Participants

Team Tournament Wins Tournament Losses Tournament Win % Result
Lithuania33.33%
Canada66.67%
Serbia33.33%
Senegal0.00%
Puerto Rico33.33%
USA 166.67%
USA 2100.00%
USA 366.67%

2008 NIKE Global Challenge Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Aug 8, 2008
Senegal
USA 1
68-81 Liberty High School PTS: 23. DeMarcus Cousins
REB: 8. Harrison Barnes
AST: 4. Tommy Mason-Griffin
PTS: 22. Byago Diouf
REB: 18. Aziz NDiaye
AST: 3. Papa Ndao
Aug 8, 2008
Canada
Lithuania
83-78 Liberty High School PTS: 24. Mindaugas Kuzminskas
REB: 10. Mindaugas Kuzminskas
AST: 4. Sarunas Kulevicius
PTS: 15. Marvin Binney
REB: 7. Mangisto Arop
AST: 4. Alwayne Bigby
Aug 8, 2008
Serbia
USA 3
74-73 Liberty High School PTS: 22. Deshaun Thomas
REB: 8. Gary Franklin, Jr.
AST: 3. Dion Waiters
PTS: 17. Nikola Markovic
REB: 13. Nikola Markovic
AST: 6. Filip Covic
Aug 8, 2008
Puerto Rico
USA 2
72-81 Liberty High School PTS: 18. Avery Bradley
REB: 15. Jordan Hamilton
AST: 5. Kendall Marshall
PTS: 27. Raymond Cintron
REB: 13. Jesus Rivera Cruz
AST: 4. Raymond Cintron
Aug 9, 2008
Puerto Rico
USA 3
72-86 Liberty High School PTS: 11. Milton Jennings
REB: 5. Deshaun Thomas
AST: 5. John Wall
PTS: 21. Raymond Cintron
REB: 8. Steven Miro
AST: 4. Steven Miro
Aug 9, 2008
Lithuania
Senegal
81-52 Liberty High School PTS: 13. Remy Emmanuel N'Diaye
REB: 10. Lionel Gomis
AST: 2. Byago Diouf
PTS: 25. Mindaugas Kuzminskas
REB: 10. Mindaugas Kuzminskas
AST: 5. Vytautas Pikalavicius
Aug 9, 2008
Canada
USA 1
80-96 Liberty High School PTS: 22. Harrison Barnes
REB: 14. Alex Oriakhi
AST: 3. Tommy Mason-Griffin
PTS: 16. Ashton Khan
REB: 10. Mangisto Arop
AST: 4. Mangisto Arop
Aug 9, 2008
USA 2
Serbia
81-75 Liberty High School PTS: 20. Nikola Markovic
REB: 12. Nikola Markovic
AST: 3. Filip Covic
PTS: 24. Avery Bradley
REB: 9. John Henson
AST: 4. Jordan Hamilton
Aug 10, 2008
Puerto Rico
Senegal
74-65 Liberty High School PTS: 13. Baye Moussa Keita
REB: 13. Aziz NDiaye
AST: 2. Byago Diouf
PTS: 31. Raymond Cintron
REB: 7. Raymond Cintron
AST: 5. Isaac Sosa
Aug 10, 2008
USA 3
Lithuania
98-85 Liberty High School PTS: 22. Mindaugas Kuzminskas
REB: 7. Mindaugas Kuzminskas
AST: 3. Mantas Pukinskas
PTS: 23. Deshaun Thomas
REB: 6. Mike Moser
AST: 7. John Wall
Aug 10, 2008
Serbia
Canada
68-83 Liberty High School PTS: 23. Alwayne Bigby
REB: 8. Alwayne Bigby
AST: 3. Cory Joseph
PTS: 19. Nikola Markovic
REB: 11. Dejan Musli
AST: 4. Filip Covic
Aug 10, 2008
USA 2
USA 1
117-104 Liberty High School PTS: 29. DeMarcus Cousins
REB: 11. Alex Oriakhi
AST: 4. Tommy Mason-Griffin
PTS: 25. Avery Bradley
REB: 11. John Henson
AST: 7. Abdul Gaddy