Latin America Basketball
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2001 Latin American Basketball Tournament of the Americas
The 2001 Latin American Tournament of the Americas took
place in Argentina in August.
WINNERS: Argentina beat Brazil
1. Argentina 7-0
2. Brazil 6-2
3. Puerto Rico 5-2
4. Canada 5-3
5. Venezuela 4-3
6. Panama 4-3
7. Virgin Islands 2-6
8. Uruguay 1-7
2001 Central American Championships
The 2001 Center American basketball Championship took
place in Mexico, in July.
1. Puerto Rico
4. Virgin Islands
5. Dominican Rep.
2001 South American Championships
The 2001 South American basketball Championship took place
in Chile, in July.
All-Tournament Team: Marcelo Capalbo - URU, Leandro Palladino
- ARG, Gustavo Szczygielski - URU, Nene Hilario - BRA, and Andres Nocioni - ARG