U19 World Cup: Nikola Jovic goes off for 28 points, U19 Serbia defeats U19 Japan

Game recap
Nikola Jovic scored 28 points, Mihailo Musikic had 17 points, as U19 Serbia defeated U19 Japan, 89-86, on Jul 7, 2021. Ibu Yamazaki scored 23 points for U19 Japan.
U19 Japan logo

U19 Japan

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Ibu Yamazaki 31 5 1 3 0 23
Jumpei Iwashita 21 3 6 0 0 13
Yu Kibayashi 31 4 1 0 0 13
Taiyo Motoda 24 3 1 3 0 12
Bruce Kanno 21 3 1 3 0 10
Atsuya Ogawa 14 1 2 0 2 6
Ren Kanechika 15 1 1 1 0 5
Java Eo Yoneyama 20 3 1 0 0 2
Yuto Yamanouchi 16 3 0 0 0 2
John Harper 5 3 3 0 0 0
Yuto Kawashima 2 0 0 0 0 0
U19 Serbia logo

U19 Serbia

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Nikola Jovic 33 7 6 0 4 28
Mihailo Musikic 34 10 5 0 0 17
Filip Skobalj 33 7 3 0 3 14
Mihailo Petrovic 30 3 6 2 1 11
Stefan Todorovic 18 3 1 0 0 7
Lazar Stefanovic 22 5 0 0 0 6
Aleksa Kovacevic 10 2 2 2 0 2
Petar Kovacevic 7 3 0 0 0 2
Matija Belic 7 1 0 0 0 2
Lazar Joksimovic 5 2 0 0 0 0
Vojin Medarevic 1 0 0 0 0 0

U19 Japan Vs U19 Serbia

Game notes

Ibu Yamazaki

Ibu Yamazaki

Ibu Yamazaki scored 23 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in U19 World Cup). His previous record was 13 points scored in a July 04, 2021 game against U19 Canada (75-100 loss). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in U19 World Cup games.

Jumpei Iwashita

Jumpei Iwashita

Jumpei Iwashita scored 10 points or more for the 2th time in 4 U19 World Cup games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 15. He recorded it on a July 03, 2021 game against U19 Senegal (76-71 loss).

Taiyo Motoda

Taiyo Motoda

Taiyo Motoda scored 12 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in U19 World Cup). His previous record was 6 points scored in a July 06, 2021 game against U19 Lithuania (95-63 loss). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in U19 World Cup games.

Bruce Kanno

Bruce Kanno

Bruce Kanno scored 10 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in U19 World Cup). His previous record was 8 points scored in a July 03, 2021 game against U19 Senegal (76-71 loss). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in U19 World Cup games.

Yu Kibayashi

Yu Kibayashi

Yu Kibayashi scored 13 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in U19 World Cup). His previous record was 8 points scored in a July 06, 2021 game against U19 Lithuania (95-63 loss). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in U19 World Cup games.

Nikola Jovic

Nikola Jovic

Nikola Jovic scored 28 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in U19 World Cup). His previous record was 16 points scored in a July 06, 2021 game against U19 Latvia (71-70 win). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in U19 World Cup games.

Mihailo Musikic

Mihailo Musikic

Mihailo Musikic scored 17 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in U19 World Cup). His previous record was 5 points scored in a July 03, 2021 game against U19 Iran (67-88 win). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in U19 World Cup games.

Mihailo Musikic grabbed 10 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in U19 World Cup). His previous record was 4 rebounds in a July 03, 2021 game against U19 Iran (67-88 win). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 1 times this season in U19 World Cup games.

Filip Skobalj

Filip Skobalj

Filip Skobalj scored 10 points or more for the 3th time in 4 U19 World Cup games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 17. He recorded it on a July 03, 2021 game against U19 Iran (67-88 win).

Mihailo Petrovic

Mihailo Petrovic

Mihailo Petrovic scored 10 points or more for the 2th time in 4 U19 World Cup games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 12. He recorded it on a July 06, 2021 game against U19 Latvia (71-70 win).

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994