NEWS

24.08.2005
Austria Prepare For Division B

Preparations for Austria's national team are well underway before their Division B group encounters against Cyprus, Albania and Belarus in September.

At an average age of just 22, Austria has one of the youngest national teams participating in FIBA Europe competition this year.

20.09.2004
Austria Downed By Belarus Buzzer Beater

Austria came within a whisker of finishing their 2004 European Championship qualification games with an unbeaten 3-0 record.

Instead it was Belarus who took the game (91-92) in Oberwart, as well as top spot in Group C, Division B.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Christian Kollik 2.03 23.12.1980 Graz (AUT)  
 5Armin Woschank 1.86 02.07.1982 Villach (AUT)  
 6Thomas Schreiner PG 1.95 03.02.1987 St Pölten (AUT)  
 7Hannes Artner PG 1.84 05.11.1984 Oberwart (AUT)  
 8Peter Hütter SF 1.95 02.08.1980 Gmunden (AUT)  
 9Benjamin Ortner 2.05 16.03.1983 Innsbruck (AUT)  
10Samuel Knabl 2.06 16.07.1982 Wolfsberg (AUT)  
11Martin Kohlmaier 2.17 30.05.1984 Villach (AUT)  
12Heinz Kügerl 2.10 18.06.1986 Graz (AUT)  
13Deteri Mayes 1.89 05.08.1974 AL (USA)  
14Andreas Helmigk 2.05 10.12.1979 Klagenfurt (AUT)  
15Bernd Volcic FC 2.05 10.01.1976 Oberwart (AUT)  

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31.08.2004
Austrian Young Guns Ready For Eurobasket Qualifiers

With an average age of just 22, Austria’s men’s national team will be one of the youngest on display in Division B of Eurobasket 2005.

The side, led by Head Coach Michael Schrittwieser, came up against some quality opposition this weekend, taking on Hungary, Poland (both Division A) and Iceland in a friendly tournament.

22.09.2003
European Championship for Men 2005 Qualification
Following the meeting of the FIBA Europe Board in November 2002, it was decided that a new system of qualification would be implemented for the 2005 European Championship for Men.

Team

Austria
Austria

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSD. Mayes18.9
RTB. Volcic9.1
ASD. Jandl2.5
STD. Jandl1.7
BSB. Ortner0.8

SCHEDULE

11.09.2004vs CYP[W] 74-65 (A)
15.09.2004vs ALB[W] 83-66 (H)
18.09.2004vs BLR[L] 91-92 (H)
02.09.2005vs CYP[W] 73-66 (H)
07.09.2005vs ALB[W] 90-82 (A)
10.09.2005vs BLR[W] 69-60 (A)
17.09.2005vs MKD[L] 75-101 (H)
24.09.2005vs MKD[L] 62-99 (A)

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