NEWS

25.07.2010
Austria's Division B Title Hailed

‘I love this team' was the simple response of Austria Coach Werner Sallomon in the wake of watching his team take gold and being crowned champions of U20 European Championship Men 2010 Division B on home soil after a hard fought 71-66 win against Sweden.

Finishing top of the podium after a thrilling and highly entertaining final game was the perfect conclusion to a terrific tournament.
24.07.2010
Hosts Full Of Joy After Promotion Success

Austrian ace Rasid Mahalbasic has paid tribute to the thousand supporters who turned out in Oberwart to cheer the team to promotion after the hosts clinched their place in Division A of the U20 European Championship Men.

The center who is averaging a near double-double during the tournament also fired a warning to head coach Werner Sallomon ahead of the final when gold is up for grabs.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Jesse Seilern SG 1.90 23.08.1990 Wien (AUT)  
 5Lukas Linzer 1.91 05.06.1991 Oberwart (AUT)  
 6Roman Moschny PF 2.02 03.02.1990 Frankfurt (GER)  
 7Romed Vieider SF 1.96 02.01.1991 Rum (AUT)  
 8Moritz Lanegger PG 1.90 29.03.1990 Graz (AUT)  
 9Rasid Mahalbasic 2.11 07.11.1990 Jesenice (SLO)  
10Hannes Obermann PG 1.83 11.02.1990 Stockerau (AUT)  
11Eric Schranz 2.06 10.02.1990 Vienna (AUT)  
12Thomas Klepeisz PG 1.89 04.08.1991 Güssing (AUT)  
13Anton Maresch SG 1.92 08.08.1991 Graz (AUT)  
14Patrick Csár 2.08 28.02.1990 Baden (AUT)  
15Erik Frühwirth 2.05 04.04.1991 Vienna (AUT)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Werner Sallomon
Assistant Coach: Armin Göttlicher

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23.07.2010
Party Time In Austria, Sweden Join In

It was party time in Oberwart at the U20 European Championship Men 2010 Division B after Sweden and home town favourites Austria, in front of 1.000 enthusiastic fans, celebrated their new status after gaining promotion to Division A with wins over Poland and Bulgaria.

The hosts were thrilled and also relieved after getting past a strong Bulgaria team 76-71 with a superb 13-0 start to the second half very much the key as was their containment of Bulgarian star Aleksandar Georgiev who could only muster ten points.

22.07.2010
Promotion In The Air
Austria Head Coach Werner Sallomon has eased any fears of missing out on promotion in the wake of their defeat against Poland by insisting he is still happy with the performances of his players and can't wait for tomorrows semi-final game which could see the team promoted to Division A.
Promotion Dreams Alive For Strong Hosts21.07.2010
Langer Happy As Austria Find A Way20.07.2010
Roundup: Hosts Draw First Blood In Austria14.07.2010
U20 Austrians Lose One, Win One Against Swedes 23.06.2010
Mahalbasic, Lanegger Get Chance To Make Austria Squad15.06.2010

Team

Austria
Austria
Austria

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSR. Mahalbasic16.9
RTR. Mahalbasic9.8
ASM. Lanegger4.0
STM. Lanegger1.5
BSR. Mahalbasic0.5

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

14.07.2010vs BEL[W] 88-79
16.07.2010vs GBR[W] 91-71
18.07.2010vs DEN[L] 63-64
19.07.2010vs SVK[W] 72-65
20.07.2010vs NOR[W] 61-56
21.07.2010vs POL[L] 78-82
23.07.2010vs BUL[W] 76-71
24.07.2010vs SWE[W] 71-66

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