EuroBasket: Italy pours 12 3-pointers, pulls away from Croatia

Game recap
Nicolo Melli scored 19 points, Alessandro Pajola had 8 points, as Italy defeated Croatia, 81-76, on Sep 6, 2022. Bojan Bogdanovic scored 27 points for Croatia.
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Italy

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Nicolo Melli 19 5 3 28 7-14 1-3 47.1% 2-2 100.0% 2 3 5 3 1 0 2 3 19 7 19
Simone Fontecchio 19 2 0 32 2-7 4-10 35.3% 3-3 100.0% 0 2 2 0 2 2 0 1 19 13 10
Alessandro Pajola 8 2 5 22 0-0 2-3 66.7% 2-2 100.0% 2 0 2 5 2 2 0 3 8 8 14
Stefano Tonut 8 5 2 29 4-8 0-2 40.0% 0-2 0.0% 2 3 5 2 1 2 0 1 8 5 8
Giampaolo Ricci 8 5 0 20 1-3 2-5 37.5% 0-2 0.0% 2 3 5 0 1 0 0 2 8 4 5
Achille Polonara 6 4 1 22 0-0 2-3 66.7% 0-0 - 0 4 4 1 0 3 0 2 6 -5 13
Luigi Datome 6 3 1 16 3-4 0-3 42.9% 0-0 - 2 1 3 1 0 0 0 2 6 -1 6
Nico Mannion 4 1 1 8 2-2 0-2 50.0% 0-0 - 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 -4 4
Marco Spissu 3 3 6 20 0-1 1-2 33.3% 0-0 - 0 3 3 6 2 1 0 1 3 0 9
Paul Biligha 0 0 0 3 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -2 0
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Italy
81 30 19 200 19-39 12-33 43.1% 7-11 63.6% 10 20 30 19 9 10 2 16 81 25 88
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Croatia

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Bojan Bogdanovic 27 5 3 37 4-6 4-11 47.1% 7-7 100.0% 0 5 5 3 2 0 0 1 27 -2 24
Ivica Zubac 13 6 0 21 4-6 0-0 66.7% 5-7 71.4% 1 5 6 0 2 0 1 3 13 -6 14
Dario Saric 10 8 3 29 2-4 2-4 50.0% 0-0 - 2 6 8 3 6 0 0 3 10 3 11
Jaleen Smith 9 5 4 24 4-8 0-2 40.0% 1-1 100.0% 0 5 5 4 3 0 0 3 9 -17 9
Mario Hezonja 8 10 0 31 1-6 2-6 25.0% 0-0 - 2 8 10 0 2 2 1 1 8 -19 10
Karlo Matkovic 4 3 1 16 1-2 0-0 50.0% 2-2 100.0% 3 0 3 1 1 1 1 3 4 4 8
Dominik Mavra 3 0 1 11 1-1 0-1 50.0% 1-1 100.0% 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 3 10 3
Krunoslav Simon 2 3 3 25 1-1 0-2 33.3% 0-0 - 1 2 3 3 0 2 0 1 2 4 8
Ivan Ramljak 0 0 0 3 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -4 0
Lovro Gnjidic 0 0 0 4 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 -1
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Croatia
76 40 15 200 18-34 8-26 43.3% 16-18 88.9% 9 31 40 15 17 5 3 19 76 -25 86

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