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AUSSIES ADVANCING TO ROUND OF 16 OF DIVISION 1 NCAA TOURNAMENT

Over a third of the Australians that qualified for the men's and women's NCAA Division 1 tournaments have survived through to the Sweet Sixteen which begin this Friday.

HELLOWORLD BOOMERS COACH ANNOUNCED FOR ROAD TO TOYKO

Basketball Australia is excited to announce that Andrej Lemanis has been appointed as the Australian Helloworld Boomers Head Coach as the four-year cycle towards the 2020 Tokyo Olympics begins.

RECORD NUMBER OF AUSSIES SET TO COMPETE IN THE NCAA TOURNAMENT

A record number of Australians, 23, will represent 16 schools in the men's and women's NCAA Division 1 tournaments beginning on Friday.

Basketball Australia and 2XU Renew Compression Partnership

Basketball Australia today announced a further three-year agreement with the world’s leading high performance compression brand, 2XU.

WNBL GAME 1 GRAND FINAL REPORT

Brydens Sydney University Flames have taken a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three 2016/17 Grand Final series, edging out a gallant Jayco Dandenong Rangers side at home on Saturday night.

HELLOWORLD AUSTRALIAN UNDER-18 AND KEVIN COOMBS CUP DRAW RELEASED

The fixture has been released for the Helloworld Australian Under-18 Championships and Kevin Coombs Cup for wheelchair basketball, being hosted in Townsville, Queensland.

RYAN BROEKHOFF EUROCUP SEMI-FINALS BOUND

In his second season with Russian club Lokomotiv Kuban, Ryan Broekhoff is headed to the EuroCup Semi-Finals.

2016/17 WNBL ALL-STAR FIVE

Four teams are represented in the 2016/17 WNBL All-Star Five with Perth Lynx’s Sami Whitcomb, JCU Townsville Fire’s Suzy Batkovic and Marianna Tolo of the University of Canberra Capitals joining two players from the Brydens Sydney University Flames in Leilani Mitchell and Asia Taylor.

DATES RELEASED FOR 2017 HELLOWORLD AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL CHAMPS

The 2017 Helloworld Australian School Championships (ASC's) will be held from December 3-8 in South East Melbourne following the success of last year.

HELP SHAPE THE 2018 GOLD COAST COMMONWEALTH GAMES

Don’t just watch from the sidelines, apply to volunteer and play a part in the largest sporting event in Australia this decade when the Gold Coast hosts the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR WORLD DEAF BASKETBALL CHAMPS OPEN

Deaf Basketball Australia have opened up expressions of interest for the World Deaf Basketball Championships in 2018, held at Gallaudet University in the USA.

2017 COE SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS AND NBA GLOBAL ACADEMY ATHLETES ANNOUNCED

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the Centre of Excellence (CoE) scholarship holders and the first of the NBA Global Academy athletes for the 2017 calendar year.

ROLLERS ANNOUNCE COACHING STAFF AS CAMPAIGN FOR 2020 PARALYMPICS BEGINS

Basketball Australia is excited to announce the appointment of Craig Friday as Head Coach of the Australian Rollers following an interview process conducted by Basketball Australia High Performance Managers in conjunction with the Australian Paralympic Committee.

2017 HELLOWORLD UNDER-20 AND IVOR BURGE CHAMPS RECAP- DAY 7

Results from Day 7 of the Australian Helloworld U20's and Ivor Burge Championships being held in Bendigo, Victoria.

LAUNCH OF BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA REFEREE WEBSITE

In conjunction with the Australian Sports Commission and State Sporting Organisations, Basketball Australia has implemented a referee educational framework that provides very clear learning for beginner referees right up to senior domestic referees.

2017 HELLOWORLD UNDER-20 AND IVOR BURGE CHAMPS RECAP- DAY 6

Results and top performers from Day 6 of the Australian Helloworld U20's and Ivor Burge Championships being held in Bendigo, Victoria.

BRIGHT FUTURE AHEAD FOR NSW'S CASSIDY MCLEAN

Nearing the end of her junior basketball pathway, New South Wales’ Cassidy McLean has a bright future ahead of her after experiencing so much of what Australian basketball has to offer.

2017 HELLOWORLD UNDER-20 AND IVOR BURGE CHAMPS RECAP- DAY 5

Results and top performers from Day 5 of the Australian Helloworld U20's and Ivor Burge Championships being held in Bendigo, Victoria.

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