Olympic Dreams End for Greece’s Basketball Team

bourousis_greeceGreece is out of the Olympic Qualification tournament after Croatia beat them in Italy on Friday.

The national Greek team disqualified for Rio 2016 in a disappointing game with a final score of 66-61.

The game started out with Greece trailing by as many as 24 points late in the first half 37-13 to Croatia.

In the third quarter Greece found themselves ahead by two points at 48-46, however Croatia received and took the game with a final score of 66-61.

Now everyone will wait to see the future of coach Fotis Gatsikaris, who is not bound by contract to the Greek national team.