NEWS

29.08.2009
Montenegro Finish Perfect, Austria Take Third

Montenegro were among the favorites to win promotion before the start of EuroBasket Division B and eight victories in eight Group A games suggests they will be successful.

Dusko Vujosevic's side remained undefeated with an 82-65 victory at Denmark on Saturday.

26.08.2009
Dutch Settle For Second Behind Magnificent Montenegro

The Netherlands rolled to an 82-54 triumph over Denmark on Wednesday to finish their EuroBasket Division B campaign with five wins in eight games.

With Montenegro having already wrapped up first place in Group A and a spot in the play-offs, the Dutch played for pride and signed off in style with Bryan Defares' 17 points and six rebounds leading the way.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
Marcel Aarts 2.13 09.08.1983 Hertogenbosch (NED)  
Kees Akerboom SF 2.00 20.12.1983 Sint Michielsgestel (NED)  
Patrick Hilliman FC 2.06 17.04.1982 Sint Maarten (NED)  
Robert Krabbendam 2.13 11.07.1986 Hoorn (NED)  
Nick Oudendag 2.10 23.04.1987 Zevenaar (NED)  
Aron Roijé PG 1.85 03.04.1988 Amsterdam (NED)  
Terry Sas SF 1.95 23.01.1986 Amsterdam (NED)  
Ties Theeuwkens SG 1.91 15.01.1985 Barendrecht (NED)  
Thijs Vermeulen SG 1.95 11.03.1985 Den Bosch (NED)  
Jessey Voorn 1.93 17.03.1990 Amsterdam (NED)  
4David Jansen PG 1.88 29.08.1984 Amsterdam (NED)  
5Bryan Defares PG 1.93 14.06.1981 Amsterdam (NED)  
7Stefan Wessels PF 2.03 13.04.1984 Haarlem (NED)  
8Jeremy Ormskerk PG 1.88 17.12.1982 Amsterdam (NED)  
9Samuel Jones PG 1.88 29.04.1978 IL (USA)  
12Peter van Paassen 2.11 20.12.1978 Den Haag (NED)  
13Arvin Slagter 1.91 19.10.1985 Amsterdam (NED)  
14Francisco Elson  2.08 28.02.1976 Rotterdam (NED)  
15Remon Van de Hare 2.22 23.05.1982 Amsterdam (NED)  
21Henk Norel 2.14 17.09.1987 Gorinchem (NED)  
31Rein van der Kamp SF 2.02 16.07.1979 Meppel (NED)  
34Nikki Hulzebos PF 2.05 30.06.1986 Groningen (NED)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Gad Kedar
Assistant Coach: Burhan Alibegovic

More Headlines

22.08.2009
Undefeated Montenegro Seal Place In Division B Play-Offs

Montenegro clinched a spot in the EuroBasket Division B play-offs with a resounding victory over Austria in Oberwart on Saturday night.

Panathinaikos center Nikola Pekovic led a balanced scoring attack with 14 points as the Montenegrins cruised to an 86-63 victory to seal first place in Group A.

19.08.2009
Dutch Delight After Strong Second Half Against Austria

The Netherlands defeated Austria for the second time in EuroBasket Division B to take a firm grip on second place in Group A.

Gadi Kedar's men, who claimed a narrow victory in the first encounter between the sides in Austria, completed a sweep by rolling to an 83-60 home triumph.

Austria, Montenegro Claim Big Wins16.08.2009
Dutch Hand National Team Reins To Kedar14.05.2008
24 Seconds With Peter Van Paassen31.03.2008

Team

Netherlands
Netherlands

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSF. Elson 12.6
RTF. Elson 10.7
ASA. Slagter3.8
STP. van Paassen1.5
BSF. Elson 1.9

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SCHEDULE

06.09.2008vs MNE[L] 63-70 (H)
10.09.2008vs AUT[W] 58-54 (A)
13.09.2008vs ISL[W] 84-68 (H)
17.09.2008vs DEN[W] 79-64 (A)
15.08.2009vs MNE[L] 68-93 (A)
19.08.2009vs AUT[W] 83-60 (H)
22.08.2009vs ISL[L] 75-87 (A)
26.08.2009vs DEN[W] 82-54 (H)

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