NEWS

26.08.2007
Georgia Better Austria

Georgia saw off a determined Austrian side on Saturday night in Tbilisi to keep pace with red hot Finland in Group C.

The Georgians were led by Zaza Pachulia who totaled 25 points and five rebounds in the victory.

21.08.2007
Rannikko Runs Riot As Finns Stay Unbeaten

Finland rolled to their fifth consecutive triumph in EuroBasket Division B on Tuesday against Austria to remain one victory clear of Georgia in Group C.

Talented guard Teemu Rannikko had a sensational night, torching Austria for 29 points as the northern European side prevailed 87-63.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Andreas Helmigk 2.05 10.12.1979 Klagenfurt (AUT)  
 David Jandl PG 1.80 15.07.1984 Oberwart (AUT)  
 Samuel Knabl 2.06 16.07.1982 Wolfsberg (AUT)  
 Hannes Ochsenhofer PG 1.85 03.08.1985 Oberpullendorf (AUT)  
 Florian Schöninger SG 1.86 07.01.1982 Gmunden (AUT)  
 Martin Speiser SF 2.02 28.10.1983 St. Pölten (AUT)  
 Stjepan Stazic SF 1.99 28.09.1978 Zagreb (CRO)  
 Robert Wagenlechner 2.10 18.11.1987 St. Pölten (AUT)  
 4Christian Kollik 2.03 23.12.1980 Graz (AUT)  
 5Thomas Schreiner PG 1.95 03.02.1987 St Pölten (AUT)  
 7Richard Poiger SF 2.02 22.05.1987 Wien (AUT)  
 8Benjamin Ortner 2.05 16.03.1983 Innsbruck (AUT)  
 9Peter Hütter SF 1.95 02.08.1980 Gmunden (AUT)  
10Armin Woschank 1.86 02.07.1982 Villach (AUT)  
11Martin Kohlmaier 2.17 30.05.1984 Villach (AUT)  
12Heinz Kügerl 2.10 18.06.1986 Graz (AUT)  
13Davor Lamesic PF 2.05 24.10.1983 Brcko (BIH)  
15Matthias Mayer 2.06 07.04.1981 Wels (AUT)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Hubert Schreiner

More Headlines

16.09.2006
Fourth Quarter Surge Propels Austria

Austria blew a close contest wide open in the fourth quarter and beat Iceland 85-64 in Klosterneuburg.

Magnus Gunnarson’s three-pointer with 2:35 to go in the third quarter gave Iceland their last lead at 49-47.

09.09.2006
Remarkable Comeback Win For Austria

Austria rose from the dead in the fourth quarter to stun hosts Luxembourg in Group B.

Trailing 57-40 after Martin Rajniak's basket for Luxembourg at the end of the third, the Austrians looked destined for defeat but they outscored their hosts 24-5 over the last 10 minutes and won 64-62.

Georgia Down Austria06.09.2006
Finns Power Past Austria03.09.2006
Austria Gear Up For EuroBasket Qualifiers31.08.2006
Austria Prepare For Dublin Trip24.08.2006
Schreiner Named Head Coach Of Austria09.05.2006

Team

Austria
Austria

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSB. Ortner18.3
RTB. Ortner9.4
ASA. Woschank3.3
STT. Schreiner1.5
BSB. Ortner2.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.09.2006vs FIN[L] 50-87 (A)
06.09.2006vs GEO[L] 63-68 (H)
09.09.2006vs LUX[W] 64-62 (A)
16.09.2006vs ISL[W] 85-64 (H)
21.08.2007vs FIN[L] 63-87 (H)
25.08.2007vs GEO[L] 74-85 (A)
29.08.2007vs LUX[W] 79-46 (H)
05.09.2007vs ISL[L] 77-91 (A)

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