After he helped U18 FC Barcelona to take first place and lock up a spot at the ANGT Finals, Kasparas Jakucionis was named Most Valuable Player of the Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Zadar.
Jakucionis was joined on the All-Tournament by his teammate Dame Sarr, Lucas Langarita of U18 Casademont Zaragoza, Toni Bilic of U18 Cedevita Olimpija Ljubljana and Mouhamed Faye from U18 Next Generation Team Zadar.
With 16 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals for a performance index rating of 20, Jakucionis played a major role in Barcelona winning the first-place game 54-81 over Zaragoza. For the tournament, the Lithuanian averaged 19.2 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 3.0 steals for a PIR of 25.0. He ranked fifth in scoring, fourth in assists, tied for first in steals and second in PIR.