Another Strong Game for Sosa at FIBA Championship

July 3, 2009

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (UCFAthletics.com) - UCF sophomore guard Isaac Sosa (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico) continued his strong play at the FIBA U19 World Championship Thursday evening, totaling 20 points in Puerto Rico's 107-98 loss to Greece. Sosa went 6-of-7 from 3-point range.

Against Greece, he logged 30 minutes and shot 7-of-10 overall. He also added two rebounds as his squad fell to 1-1 at the 16-team tournament.

In two contests in New Zealand, Sosa is averaging 19.0 points per game. He opened the event with 18 points in a victory over Lithuania Wednesday. Sosa paces the tournament in 3-point field goal percentage, shooting 10-of-13 (76.9 percent) from deep.

Puerto Rico will close out group play tonight versus Angola. Bracket play will begin Sunday.

As a freshman for the Knights, Sosa averaged 8.2 points in 2008-09. Season-ticket deposits for the 2009-10 UCF men's basketball campaign are currently being accepted. For more information, visit UCFAthletics.com or call (407) UCF-1000.

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