Serbia beats Canada to win gold at the 2011 University Games.
Serbia - Canada 68:55
Serbia defended thier title at the World University Games title. They prevailed against Canada in the championship game in Shenzhen. Mladen Jeremic stepped up with 17 points to lead the charge.
Canada maintained a lead throughout the second frame. They arrived at halftime up by two points 34:32. But Serbia opened the second half on an 8:2 run to surge ahead. The Serbs gradually boosted the margin arriving at the final break up by 9 points 49:40. Serbia stayed aggressive and kept their opponents at distance throughout the fourth frame. Canada failed to get within striking distance in the final quarter as Serbia coasted to the victory at the end. Vladimir Lucic posted 11 points, while Marko Ljubicic notched 9 points in the winning effort. Serbia: Mladen Jeremic 17, Vladimir Lucic 11, Marko Ljubicic 9