Monthly Archives: December 2009

Back in the Day: December 1998

Where has the BA tardis landed this time? Eleven years ago, on December 16th, 1998....

Lauren Jackson on ABC Radio

Lauren Jackson spoke to Peter Walsh on ABC Grandstand after making her return to the WNBL.

FIBA names four wild cards for Worlds

The highest executive body of the International Basketball Federation, the FIBA Central Board, awarded wild card entries to next year's FIBA World Championship in Turkey overnight.

Brown: Draw ceremony sends Boomers into overdrive

Boomers head coach Brett Brown is eagerly awaiting Tuesday night's draw ceremony which will determine pool play at the 2010 FIBA World Championship for men in Turkey.

Australian Schools Championships: Finals Wrap

It's medals time at the 2009 Australian Schools Championships...

Time out with Box Hill Women's Captain Olivia Simmons

Olivia Simmons, Captain of the Women's Box Hill Senior School team took time out to have a quick chat about her team’s experience throughout the tournament.

Australian Schools Championships: Day 4 wrap

Find out who made it through the semi finals to contest the gold medal matches at the 2009 Australian Schools Championships.

Turkey buzzing ahead of worlds draw, Newley says

Olympian Brad Newley has told Basketball Australia that Istanbul is riding high on a positive vibe in advance of Tuesday's draw ceremony for the 2010 FIBA World Championship for men.

From Sudan to the Boomers

Inspired by Ater Majok, the first African to play for the Australian Boomers internationally, 24 teams of young Sudanese will play in a national basketball tournament in Sydney next weekend, writes Mike Hurst for The Daily Telegraph.

What is the ASC Zebra Tour?

Find out all about the Zebra Tour that's taking place at the Australian Schools Championships.

Bogut stars in loss to Celtics + VIDEO

Australia's Andrew Bogut scored a season high 25 points along with a game high 13 rebounds as well as 5 assists and 2 blocked shots for the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA today.

ASC Quarter Finals Action: Day 3 wrap

Majority of Divisions have entered the quarter final stage of their competition and the action in Newcastle is heating up.

Australian School Championships: Day 2 Wrap

The Men’s Championships match between Don Campus and Brisbane State High School provided the highlight of Day 2 games at the 2009 Australian Schools Championships in Newcastle.

FIBA Oceania Bulletin: December 2009

What's new from the Oceania region? Find out in the FIBA Oceania Bulletin with news from all across this corner of the basketball globe.

Watch the Boomers on their way to Stankovic Cup glory

A young Australian Golden Star Boomers team travelled to China to tackle the host nation, Turkey and Angola in the 2009 Boris Stankovic Cup in Kunshan City in August.

2010 Albert Schweitzer Tournament schedule released

The schedule for the 25th Albert Schweitzer Tournament from April 3-10, 2010, in Mannheim, Germany is set.

Ogilvy named SEC Player of the Week

Australian Boomers centre A.J. Ogilvy has been named the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week in the NCAA.

Australian Schools Championships Day 1 wrap + pics

The 2009 Australian Schools Championships tipped off on Monday afternoon following the Opening Ceremony at Newcastle Basketball Stadium Broadmeadows.