Monthly Archives: February 2018

OPALS DRAWN INTO GROUP B FOR 2018 FIBA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP

The draw ceremony for the 2018 FIBA Women's World Cup has been conducted with the Australian Opals drawn into Group B ahead of the tournament which runs from September 22-30 in Tenerife, Spain.

2018 UNDER-20 AND IVOR BURGE CHAMPIONSHIPS TEAM LISTS REVEALED

With the 2018 Under-20 and Ivor Burge Championships tipping off in Gosford, New South Wales tomorrow, the team lists for all four competitions have been announced.

UNDER-23 SPINNERS AND UNDER-25 DEVILS APPOINT HEAD COACHES

Basketball Australia is excited to announce the appointments of Brad Ness and Stephen Charlton to the head coaching roles of the Australian Under-23 Spinners and Under-25 Devils respectively.

TICKETS ON SALE FOR BOOMERS SECOND WINDOW OF FIBA WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS

Fresh from a series of impressive victories in the first window of FIBA Basketball World Cup qualifiers, the Boomers will square off against the Philippines on February 22, followed by Chinese Taipei on February 25 with both games to be played in Melbourne.

MITCHELL AND BROEKHOFF ADVANCE TO EUROCUP QUARTER-FINALS

Leilani Mitchell and Ryan Broekhoff's EuroCup success has continued with both Aussies advancing to the Quarter-Finals of the women's and men's competitions.

KERRY RUPP TO FEATURE AT 2018 COACHES CONFERENCE

Respected United States collegiate coach Kerry Rupp is the first of the keynote presenters announced for the 2018 Basketball Australia (BA) Coaches Conference, to be held at the BA Centre of Excellence May 7 and 8.

UNDER-14 CLUB CHAMPIONS TO COMPETE IN JR. NBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

Basketball Australia (BA) and the NBA today announced the Eltham Wildcats and Bulleen Boomers, the respective 2017 Australian Under-14 Boys and Girls Club Champions, will represent Australia in the Jr. NBA World Championship in Orlando, Florida from August 7-12.