The Eurobasket 2005 draw will take place at 13:00 on Saturday 15th January, 2005 at the SAVA Center in Belgrade, Serbia & Montenegro.
The 15 teams that have so far qualified for Eurobasket are seeded as follows (All seeds are based on the last official competition played by each participating team):
|Seed 2||Serbia & Montenegro||Turkey||Germany||
|Seed 4||Bosnia & Herzegovina||Bulgaria||Ukraine||Qualifier|
Additional Qualifying Round
The draw for the Additional Qualifying Round will also take place in Belgrade. This gives an extra chance for the 9 remaining teams in Division A to fight for the last remaining Eurobasket spot.
The teams are seeded as follows:
|Seed 1||Israel||Hungary||Czech Republic|
The 9 teams will be divided into three groups of three and will play home and away games in August and September 2005. The three group winners will then qualify for a tournament to be played in Belgrade on 11-13 September 2005. The winner of that tournament will qualify for Eurobasket.
The draw will be broadcast live on RTV. Any other international broadcasters who wish to obtain footage of the event should contact FIBA TV:
Tel: +41 22 545 00 48/33
The draw will be broadcast live on fibaeurope.com.
Eurobasket 2005 will be played 15th - 25th September 2005 in Serbia & Montenegro.