NEWS

29.08.2007
Iceland Shock Georgia, Britain Crush Dutch
Georgia’s attempts to win promotion to EuroBasket Division A received a significant blow on Wednesday when Iceland beat them right before the death with a three-pointer in a 76-75 upset.

Trying to keep pace with Group C leaders Finland, who are unbeaten at 6-0, Georgia led 74-72 but allowed Jakob Sigurdarson to nail a three-pointer with just two seconds remaining.

25.08.2007
Finland Ride Fourth Quarter Surge
Finland thrashed Iceland 85-66 on Saturday for their sixth consecutive victory in EuroBasket Division B.

Shawn Huff led the way with 16 points while Tuukka Kotti had 10 points and 11 rebounds.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Hlynur Baeringsson PF 2.00 06.07.1982 Stykkishólmur (ISL)  
 Sveinbjörn Claessen SG 1.95 22.02.1986 Reykjavík (ISL)  
 Pavel Ermolinskij SG 2.02 25.01.1987  (UKR)  
 Jón Hafsteinsson FC 1.99 09.09.1981 Keflavík (ISL)  
 Egill Jonasson 2.13 01.06.1984 Keflavik (ISL)  
 Hreggvidur Magnússon 1.97 24.03.1982 Reykjavik (ISL)  
 Jóhann Olafsson GF 1.94 18.07.1986 Keflavík (ISL)  
 Jon Stefansson 1.96 21.09.1982 Skövde (SWE)  
 Sigurdur Thorvaldsson SF 2.04 25.11.1980 Akranes (ISL)  
 Hördur Vilhjálmsson PG 1.90 18.12.1988 Reykjavík (ISL)  
 4Magnus Gunnarson 1.85 07.02.1981 Keflavík (ISL)  
 5Fridrik Stefánsson FC 2.04 06.10.1976 Vestmannaeyjar (ISL)  
 6Jakob Sigurdarson PG 1.92 04.04.1982 Reykjavik (ISL)  
 7Brynjar Björnsson 1.91 11.07.1988 Reykjavík (ISL)  
 8Thorleifur Olafsson SF 1.92 16.11.1984 Reykjavik (ISL)  
 9Kristinn Jónasson 2.02 01.08.1984 Reykjavik (ISL)  
10Páll Vilbergsson GF 1.97 04.01.1978 Selfoss (ISL)  
11Brenton Birmingham SG 1.95 29.11.1972 NY (USA)  
12Helgi Magnússon SF 1.92 27.08.1982 Reykjavík (ISL)  
13Sigurdur Thorsteinsson 2.04 08.07.1988 Reykjavik (ISL)  
14Logi Gunnarsson SG 1.92 05.09.1981 Keflavík (ISL)  
15Fannar Olafsson 2.03 20.11.1978 Reykjavík (ISL)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Sigurdur Ingimundarson

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.

11.09.2006
Iceland Anxious About Luxembourg

Iceland coach Sigurour Ingimundarson has admitted his team need to treat every game like a final from now on in if they are to win promotion to EuroBasket Division A.

His side have now lost their opening two games in Group C following Saturday's 80-65 defeat in Georgia.

Georgia Stay Undefeated With Victory Over Iceland09.09.2006
Finland Claim Iceland Victory06.09.2006
Games Come Thick And Fast For Iceland 24.08.2006
Iceland Record First Win05.08.2006
Virtanen Leads Finland To Victory Again03.08.2006
Ingimundarson On Guard For Qualifiers21.07.2006

Team

Iceland
Iceland

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSB. Birmingham15.6
RTB. Birmingham5.9
ASJ. Sigurdarson4.3
STB. Birmingham2.0
BSF. Stefánsson0.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

06.09.2006vs FIN[L] 86-93 (H)
09.09.2006vs GEO[L] 65-80 (A)
13.09.2006vs LUX[W] 98-76 (H)
16.09.2006vs AUT[L] 64-85 (A)
25.08.2007vs FIN[L] 66-85 (A)
29.08.2007vs GEO[W] 76-75 (H)
01.09.2007vs LUX[W] 89-73 (A)
05.09.2007vs AUT[W] 91-77 (H)

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: Ithrottamidstodin Laugardal Engjavegur 6, 104 Reykjavik, ISL
Tel.: +354 (514) 41 00
Fax: +354 (514) 41 01
Email: kki@kki.is
Web: www.kki.is

Staff

President: Hannes Jonsson
Press contact: Kristinn Palsson