FIBA Americas Under-16 Championship

The FIBA Americas Under-16 Championship is an under-16 basketball championship in the International Basketball Federation's FIBA Americas zone. The event started in 2009 and is held bi-annually. The winners compete in the FIBA Under-17 World Championship.

FIBA Americas Under-16 Championship
SportBasketball
FounderFIBA Americas
Inaugural season2009
No. of teams8
ContinentAmericas
Most recent
champion(s)
 United States
(6th title)
Most titles United States
(6 titles)
Related
competitions
FIBA Under-17 World Championship

SummaryEdit

Year Host Final Third Place Game
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
2009
Details
  Argentina
(Mendoza)
 
United States
101–87  
Argentina
 
Canada
106–81  
Venezuela
2011
Details
  Mexico
(Cancún)
 
United States
104–64  
Argentina
 
Canada
86–65  
Puerto Rico
2013
Details
  Uruguay
(Maldonado)
 
United States
94–48  
Argentina
 
Canada
62–50  
Puerto Rico
2015
Details
  Argentina
(Bahía Blanca)
 
United States
77–60  
Canada
 
Argentina
74–59  
Dominican Republic
2017
Details
  Argentina
(Formosa)
 
United States
111–60  
Canada
 
Puerto Rico
78–67  
Argentina
2019
Details
  Brazil
(Belém)
 
United States
94–77  
Canada
 
Dominican Republic
80–77  
Argentina

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States6006
2  Canada0336
3  Argentina0314
4  Dominican Republic0011
  Puerto Rico0011
Totals (5 nations)66618

Participation detailsEdit

Team  
2009
 
2011
 
2013
 
2015
 
2017
 
2019
Total
  Argentina 2nd 2nd 2nd 3rd 4th 4th 6
  Bahamas 7th 7th 2
  Brazil 5th 5th 5th 5th 4
  Canada 3rd 3rd 3rd 2nd 2nd 2nd 6
  Chile 6th 5th 2
  Costa Rica - 8th 1
  Dominican Republic 4th 5th 3rd 3
  Mexico 8th 7th 8th 8th 6th 7th 6
  Paraguay 8th 1
  Puerto Rico 6th 4th 4th 6th 3rd 6th 6
  United States 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 6
  Uruguay 6th 8th 2
  Venezuela 4th 7th 7th 3

MVP AwardsEdit

Year MVP Award Winner
2009   Bradley Beal
2011   Jabari Parker
2013   Malik Newman
2015   Gary Trent Jr.
2017   Vernon Carey Jr.
2019   Chris Livingston

External linksEdit