Croatia rebounded from their embarrassing 18-point loss to Bulgaria to dominate Georgia 99-78 and finish Group F with a victory and a 1-4 record at the U20 European Championship Men. Back
Ante Tomic collected 21 points, eight rebounds and two blocked shots to lead six Croatians in double figure scoring one day after they lost 88-70 against the Bulgarians.
Luka Drezga had 17 points and Ivan Papac added 15 points and eight rebounds for Croatia, who dominated the boards with a 37-22 rebounding advantage.
Georgia dropped to 1-4 despite 18 points and four steals by Lasha Parghalava.
Georgia led 26-24 after one period but Croatia turned things around thereafter going into the locker-room ahead 50-43.
Goran Caktas's side were up 78-61 after three quarters and increased their lead to 22 points in the fourth quarter.