The Eurobasket bracket to the final
The stage is set for the knockout rounds of this year’s Eurobasket with the first matches scheduled to tip-off on Saturday.
After the conclusion of the group stages of the competition, 16 teams remain in this year’s Eurobasket. One of the 16 is Greece, who finished fourth in Group A, and will face Group B winners, Lithuania, in the Last 16 on Saturday, September 9th at 2:30 PM EST (9:30 PM Greek time). If Greece knockouts out Lithuania they will face the winner of Russia versus Croatia in the quarterfinals (Croatia are favored to advance).
If Greece’s run continues to the semifinals they will face one of Finland/Italy or Serbia/Hungary, with Serbia considered the heavy favorites to make it to the Final-4 from this bracket. On the other side of the bracket lie France, Spain, and Slovenia who are all possible contenders to advance to the Eurobasket 2017 final.
Below is the full Eurobasket bracket up until the final.
12-Sep: 1. Germany/France - Spain/Turkey
12-Sep: 2. Slovenia/Ukraine - Latvia/Montenegro
13-Sep: 3. Finland/Italy - Serbia/Hungary
13-Sep: 4. Lithuania/Greece - Russia/Croatia
14-Sep: Winner 1 - Winner 2
15-Sep: Winner 3 - Winner4
17-Sep: 3rd Place Game
17-Sep: Championship Game