Australia’s men’s basketball team has advanced to the final of the Boris Stankovic Continental Cup undefeated after downing Angola in Kunshan City, China by ten points, 70-60.
Australia’s men’s basketball team has rebounded from its Oceania Championship loss to New Zealand by defeating Turkey in the opening game of the Stankovic Cup in Kunshan City, China by sixteen points, 70-54.
Since the demise of the Brisbane Bullets, basketball sadly has taken a back seat to the other major sports. That was until Sunday night when over 800 people packed into the Rowland Cowan Stadium at the Clem Jones Youth Centre to watch the newest sporting teams in town the Brisbane Spartans and the Brisbane Lady Spartans.
Australia's men's basketball team was unable to stop a rampant New Zealand Tall Blacks team in the second and deciding game of the 2009 FIBA Oceania Championship and was defeated by twenty-two points in Wellington tonight, 100-78.
You can follow the game on FOX Sports, with LIVE STATS, on FIBA Oceania TV or on the webiste.