Basketball at the 2007 Pan American Games

Basketball at the 2007 Pan American Games

Basketball at the 2007 Pan American Games took place at the indoor arena in the Autódromo de Jacarépagua built specially for the Pan Am Games. Brazil was the reigning Pan American champion in the men's competition, while Cuba defended its title in the women's competition.

Each competition had eight teams divided in two groups. In each group, each team played against all others once and the two best advanced to the semifinals. The two latter in each group played in 5th to 8th classification matches. The women's competition started on July 20 with the final held on July 24. The men's competition bega on July 25, with the finals on July 29.

Men's

Squads

Group A

Team Pts Pld W L PF PA Diff
 Brazil 6 3 3 0 281 238 +43
 Puerto Rico 5 3 2 1 238 217 +21
 U.S. Virgin Islands 4 3 1 2 212 215 -3
 Canada 3 3 0 3 193 254 -61
July 25, 2007
13:15
Puerto Rico  82–63  Canada
Scoring by quarter: 16-15, 42-30, 60-45, 82-63
Pts: Barea (21)
Rebs: Reyes (8)
Asts: Berdiel (3)
Pts: Rautins (13)
Rebs: Brempong (6)
Asts: Anderson (2)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Attendance: 3.200
Referees: Alejandro Chiti
July 25, 2007
15:30
Brazil  86–81  U.S. Virgin Islands
Scoring by quarter: 32-21, 51-43, 67-62, 86-81
Pts: Murilo, João Paulo (17)
Rebs: Murilo (11)
Asts: Valtinho (8)
Pts: Elegar (21)
Rebs: Elegar (7)
Asts: Miller (3)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Attendance: 9.500
Referees: Daniel Delgado

July 26, 2007
13:15
U.S. Virgin Islands  57–62  Puerto Rico
Scoring by quarter: 14-18, 30-32, 44-51, 57-62
Pts: Victor (13)
Rebs: Victor (13)
Asts: Sheppard, Edwin (2)
Pts: Carmona (23)
Rebs: Reyes (12)
Asts: Barea, Berdiel (4)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Attendance: 770
Referees: Isaac Glass
July 26, 2007
15:30
Canada  63–98  Brazil
Scoring by quarter: 23-25, 37-53, 48-75, 63-98
Pts: Rautins (16)
Rebs: Young, Doornekamp (3)
Asts: Anderson (4)
Pts: Murilo (24)
Rebs: Murilo (7)
Asts: Marcelinho (5)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Attendance: 8.300
Referees: Alejandro Chiti

July 27, 2007
12:45
U.S. Virgin Islands  74–67  Canada
Scoring by quarter: 18-16, 30-34, 56-49, 74-67
Pts: Krauser (20)
Rebs: Victor, Elegar, Thomas (5)
Asts: Edwin, Rhymer (2)
Pts: Anderson (17)
Rebs: Doornekamp (10)
Asts: Rautins (3)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Referees: Isaac Glass
July 27, 2007
15:00
Brazil  97–94  Puerto Rico
Scoring by quarter: 23-19, 56-41, 75-71, 97-94
Pts: Marcelinho (25)
Rebs: Murilo, João Paulo, Caio (5)
Asts: Marcelinho, Valtinho (5)
Pts: Barea (18)
Rebs: Reyes (14)
Asts: Barea (10)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Referees: Alejandro Chiti

Group B

Team Pts Pld W L PF PA Diff
 Argentina 5 3 2 1 218 214 +4
 Uruguay 5 3 2 1 226 211 +15
 Panama 4 3 1 2 214 219 -5
 United States 4 3 1 2 213 227 -14
July 25, 2007
19:45
Panama  71–76  Argentina
Scoring by quarter: 19-8, 29-25, 49-47, 71-76
Pts: Lloreda (23)
Rebs: Lloreda (18)
Asts: Gómez (4)
Pts: García (18)
Rebs: García, Cequeira, Sucatzky, Mikulas, Leiva (4)
Asts: Cequeira (5)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Attendance: 870
Referees: Cristiano Maranhão
July 25, 2007
22:00
United States  72–81  Uruguay
Scoring by quarter: 16-17, 38-37, 58-63, 72-81
Pts: White Jr., Leunen (14)
Rebs: White Jr. (9)
Asts: Neitzel (5)
Pts: Batista (25)
Rebs: Batista (7)
Asts: Osimani (3)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Attendance: 1.100
Referees: Sérgio Pacheco

July 26, 2007
19:45
Panama  75–67  United States
Scoring by quarter: 15-21, 33-33, 57-44, 75-67
Pts: Pinnock (23)
Rebs: Gómez (9)
Asts: Pinnock (5)
Pts: Hibbert (19)
Rebs: Hibbert (9)
Asts: Neitzel (3)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Referees: Daniel Delgado
July 26, 2007
22:00
Uruguay  69–71  Argentina
Scoring by quarter: 10-12, 35-27, 51-45, 69-71
Pts: García Morales (21)
Rebs: Batista (16)
Asts: Mazzarino, Taboada (3)
Pts: García (16)
Rebs: González (9)
Asts: Prato (3)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Referees: Jorge Vásquez

July 27, 2007
19:45
Uruguay  76–68  Panama
Scoring by quarter: 15-10, 30-29, 54-48, 76-68
Pts: Mazzarino (27)
Rebs: Batista (11)
Asts: García Morales (4)
Pts: Lloreda (18)
Rebs: Lloreda (8)
Asts: Pinnock (6)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Referees: Cristiano Maranhão
July 27, 2007
22:00
Argentina  71–74  United States
Scoring by quarter: 24-22, 38-36, 57-59, 71-74
Pts: González (21)
Rebs: González (7)
Asts: Mikulas (5)
Pts: White Jr. (22)
Rebs: Hibbert (9)
Asts: Hibbert, Dorsey (3)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Referees: Sérgio Pacheco

Semifinals

July 28, 2007
10:45
Argentina  80–89  Puerto Rico
Scoring by quarter: 12-26, 28-42, 48-63, 80-89
Pts: González (23)
Rebs: González (10)
Asts: García, Cequeira (2)
Pts: Barea (25)
Rebs: Reyes (12)
Asts: Barea (9)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Referees: John Hunt
July 28, 2007
15:00
Brazil  85–73  Uruguay
Scoring by quarter: 27-14, 41-37, 60-55, 85-73
Pts: Valtinho (22)
Rebs: Murilo (8)
Asts: Valtinho (8)
Pts: Mazzarino (19)
Rebs: Batista (8)
Asts: Mazzarino (4)
Arena Olímpica, Rio de Janeiro
Referees: Winston Stich

Classification 5-8

July 28, 2007
8:00
Panama  68–67  Canada
July 28, 2007
17:15
U.S. Virgin Islands  58–84  United States

Finals

Classification 7-8

July 29, 2007
15:00
Canada  69–60  U.S. Virgin Islands

Classification 5-6

July 29, 2007
13:00
Panama  74–77  United States

Bronze Medal Match

July 29, 2007
8:45
Argentina  93–99  Uruguay

Gold Medal Match

July 29, 2007
11:00
Puerto Rico  65–86  Brazil

Final Classification

Place Team Score
86-65
99-93
4
5 77-74
6
7 69-60
8

Awards

 2007 Pan American Games Winners 

Brazil
Fifth title

Women's

Squads

Group A

Team Pts Pld W L PF PA Diff
6 3 3 0 246 176 +70
5 3 2 1 195 186 +9
 Jamaica 4 3 1 2 184 185 -1
 Mexico 3 3 0 3 153 231 -78




July 21, 2007
15:30
Mexico  44–88  Brazil
July 21, 2007
22:00
Jamaica  46–58  Canada

July 22, 2007
15:30
Mexico  46–69  Jamaica
July 22, 2007
22:00
Brazil  77–63  Canada

Group B

Team Pts Pld W L PF PA Diff
 United States 6 3 3 0 258 158 +100
 Cuba 5 3 2 1 225 210 +15
 Colombia 4 2 1 2 162 242 -80
 Argentina 3 3 0 3 199 234 -35
July 20, 2007
13:15
United States  95–41  Colombia
Scoring by quarter: 32-14, 31-9, 15-12, 17-6
Pts: Ajavon - 15
Rebs: Houston - 10
Asts: Hornbuckle - 4
Pts: Arias - 17
Rebs: Arias - 7
Asts: Arias, Pinilla - 2
July 20, 2007
19:45
Argentina  79–81  Cuba

July 21, 2007
13:15
Cuba  81–53  Colombia
July 21, 2007
19:45
United States  85–54  Argentina
Scoring by quarter: 25-11, 20-4, 18-19, 22-20
Pts: Fox - 18
Asts: Coleman - 3
Pts: Cava - 13
Asts: Paoletta - 4

July 22, 2007
13:15
Colombia  68–66  Argentina
July 22, 2007
19:45
Cuba  63–78  United States
Scoring by quarter: 13-17, 11-19, 23-22, 16-20
Pts: Boulet - 19
Asts: Romero - 4
Pts: Coleman - 19
Asts: Wiggins, Ajavon - 3
Rio de Janeiro
Attendance: 6500

Semifinals

July 23, 2007
15:30
Brazil  79–60  Cuba
July 23, 2007
19:45
United States  75–59  Canada

Classification 5-8

July 23, 2007
13:15
Jamaica  61–73  Argentina
July 23, 2007
22:00
Colombia  62–55  Mexico

Finals

Classification 7-8

July 24, 2007
21:00
Jamaica  56–63  Mexico

Classification 5-6

July 24, 2007
18:45
Colombia  59–58  Argentina

Bronze Medal Match

July 24, 2007
13:15
Cuba  62–49  Canada

Gold Medal Match

July 24, 2007
15:30
United States  79–66  Brazil
Scoring by quarter: 18-19, 15-15, 16-19, 30-13
Pts: Ajavon - 27
Asts: Anosike - 4
Pts: Jacinto - 21
Asts: Arcain - 3
Rio de Janeiro
Attendance: 13,200

Final Classification

Place Team Score
79-66
62-49
4
5 59-58
6
7 63-56
8

Awards

 2007 Pan American Games Winners 

United States
Seventh title

References

  • Official Results