Italy held off Serbia to claim fifth place at the U16 European Championship with a 72-66 success in Riga on Saturday.
Italy bounced back from their quarter-final defeat to Turkey by beating Bosnia and Herzegovina 86-66 in Riga on Friday to reach the fifth place play-off at the U16 European Championship.
Turkey have survived a fourth-quarter scare when their 21-point lead was cut to four to overcome Italy 82-73 and move on to the semi-finals.
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