World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

FIBA Americas Under-20 Championship

Article Id: WHEBN0012212827
Reproduction Date:

Title: FIBA Americas Under-20 Championship  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Luis Scola, David Padgett, Curtis Sumpter, Hassan Adams, FIBA Americas
Collection: Fiba Americas Youth Championship
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

FIBA Americas Under-20 Championship

FIBA Americas Under-20 Championship
Current season, competition or edition:
FIBA Americas Under-21 Championship 2004
Formerly FIBA Americas Under-22 Championship
FIBA Americas Under-21 Championship
Sport Basketball
Founded 1993
Inaugural season 1993
No. of teams 8
Continent Americas
Most recent champion(s)  United States
Most titles  Argentina &  United States – 2
Related competitions FIBA Under-21 World Championship
Founder FIBA Americas
Official website [1]

The FIBA Americas Under-20 Championship was the name commonly used to refer to the American basketball championships for players under 20 years that took place every four years among national teams of the continents. The winners qualified for the now-defunct FIBA Under-21 World Championship. This event was previously the FIBA Americas Under-21 Championship, but FIBA decided to lower the age limit for the FIBA 22 & Under World Championship in December 1998, and was renamed as the World Championship for Young Men. In 2004, the name was changed yet again to FIBA Under-21 World Championship, and the qualifying tournament was renamed to the present FIBA Americas Under-20 Championship.[1]

Contents

  • Results 1
  • Participation Details 2
  • External links 3
  • References 4

Results

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze 4th Place
1993 Rosario  Argentina  United States  Brazil  Canada
1996 Caguas  United States  Puerto Rico  Argentina  Canada
2000 Ribeirão Preto  Argentina  United States  Dominican Republic  Brazil
2004 Halifax  United States  Puerto Rico  Argentina  Canada

Participation Details

Team
1993

1996

2000

2004
Total
 Argentina 1st 3rd 1st 3rd 4
 Bahamas - - - 7th 1
 Brazil 3rd 5th 4th 6th 4
 Canada 4th 4th 5th 4th 4
 Cuba 5th - - - 1
 Dominican Republic - - 3rd 8th 2
 Mexico 5th 8th - - 2
 Panama 5th 6th 6th - 3
 Puerto Rico - 2nd 7th 2nd 3
 United States 2nd 1st 2nd 1st 4
 Uruguay 5th 7th 8th - 3
 Venezuela - - - 5th 1

External links

  • 2000 Tournament
  • United States history via Archive.org

References

  1. ^ USABasketball.com - USA MEN'S U20 FIBA AMERICAS CHAMPIONSHIP RECORDS
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.