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Greece wins in OT; Slovenia prevails

Updated: September 19, 2009, 8:57 AM ET
Associated Press

KATOWICE, Poland -- Greece hung on for a 76-74 overtime win against Turkey on Friday, and Slovenia overcame a 15-point deficit to beat Croatia 67-65 in the quarterfinals of the European basketball championship semifinals.

Greece will play Spain in the semifinals Saturday and Slovenia will face Serbia, a team it beat by 11 in the opening round. Slovenia is in the semis for the first time.

Turkey, led by Toronto Raptors star Hedo Turkoglu, won its first five games but lost its last two ...

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