Monthly Archives: February 2012

Broekhoff claims Horizon League Conf. Player of the Year

Aussie rising star, former AIS Scholarship holder and member of the 2011 Australian World University Games team and 2009 U19 Emus team, Ryan Broekhoff has been named Player of the Year in the Horizon League Conference for the Valparaiso Crusaders, following a impressive season.

[GALLERY] 2012 U20 & Ivor Burge AJC

The 2012 U20 & Ivor Burge AJC wrapped up on Saturday night following some great Medal-round match-ups. Here are some images from the entire tournament.

Delly leads Gaels to WCC championship

Australian playmaker Matthew Dellavedova has led the St Mary's Gaels to a West Coast Conference championship, after beating San Francisco 67-60 last week, their first outright conference title in 23 years, and in doing so end Gonzaga’s 1-year reign over the conference.

VICs sweep U20 & Ivor Burge AJC for second year running

Victorian basketball continues to be a dominant force at the U20 and Ivor Burge Australian Junior championship, with the VICs taking a a clean sweep of all competitions this year, as they did in 2011.

2012 Australian Schools Championships venue announced

Basketball Australia and Kilsyth and Knox Basketball Associations invites all schools from around Australia to be part of the 2012 Australian School Championships.

WNBL Finals start tonight!

The 2012 Women’s National Basketball League Finals tip-off tonight when the fourth-seeded Townsville Fire host the fifth-ranked Sydney Uni Flames in a sudden-death Elimination Final at Townsville RSL Stadium. The Fire beat the Flames 2-1 in their season series, but

U20 & Ivor Burge AJC Round 2 Results

Results from Round 2 of the U20 and Ivor Burge Australian Junior Championship, from Canberra

U20 & Ivor Burge AJC Round 1 results

Day 1 of the U20 & Ivor Burge Australian Junior championship tipped off, the beginning of what promises to be a hotly contest week-long tournament. Here's how the results panned out after the first day of action.

Australian Gliders take-out the Osaka Cup in Japan

The Australian Gliders Wheelchair basketball team have taken out the Osaka Cup in Japan on Sunday, after defeating Canada in the Gold Medal game by 59-50.

AJC & Ivor Burge Smart Phone app available now

Follow all the action from the U20 & Ivor Burge Australian Junior Championship on the official tournament app, courtesy of Sportingpulse.

U20s and Ivor Burge Championships Live Stats!

The Under 20 and Ivor Burge Championships start today in Canberra and you can follow all the action from games via our Live Stats!

Gliders win through to the Osaka Cup final

The Australian Gliders are through to the Osaka Cup final after beating the host nation Japan in Saturday's match-up sealing the victory, 75-61

Australian under 17 men's basketball squad named

Basketball Australia has revealed the list of 16 talented young basketballers from which the team for the 2012 FIBA Under 17 World Championship for Men will be selected.

Gliders have mixed fortune in Osaka Cup opener

The Gliders Australian women’s wheelchair basketball team have had mixed results in the Osaka Cup tournament in Japan, splitting their first two matches.

2012 Emus and Gems squads named

Basketball Australian has named the 16 male athletes and 16 female athletes who will make up both the Emus and the Gems Australian U19 Basketball squads.

U20 & Ivor Burge Championship start Sunday

This Sunday, over 300 of Australia’s best young basketball players will gather in Canberra for the 2012 Australian Under 20 Championships and Ivor Burge Championships for athletes with an Intellectual Disability.

2012 Jayco Australian Opals basketball squad named

Twenty four of Australia’s best female basketball players have been chosen as members of the 2012 Jayco Australian Opals basketball squad that will work towards selection for the 2012 London Olympic Games team.