Hungary Concludes EuroBasket 2013 Qualification with 73-66 Loss at Ukraine
July 17, 2012
Coming off a 73-66 victory against Israel, Orsi Szecsi and the Hungarian National Team traveled to Ukraine with the winner qualifying for the 2013 EuroBasket championship out of Group A. Alina Iagupova scored 23 points for Ukraine to lead the home team to a 73-66 victory.
Hungary finished the qualification with a 5-3 record, tying for second place with Ukraine, but lost the tie breaker due a pair of losses against the Ukrainians. Only the top two teams advance to the 2013 EuroBasket championship.
Szecsi, who is the youngest player in the team, finished the qualification averaging 2.7 points per game and 2.2 rebounds per game.