G makes EuroBasket squad!

Gareth-GB

Huge congratulations to our very own Gareth Murray, who has been selected in the Great Britain squad heading to EuroBasket!

Gareth – a late addition to the squad who only earned his first cap for GB last month – started both games recently against Spain, as coach Joe Prunty experimented with various line-ups in the run up to the tournament.

Gareth joins former Rock Kieron Achara in the squad, which also features reigning BBL MVP Drew Sullivan and fellow Scot Ali Fraser.

The final 12 players selected for EuroBasket 2013 are:

Surname, Name Position Home Nation Current Team/Club
LAWRENCE, Andrew Guard England Free Agent
VAN OOSTRUM, Devon Guard England Laboral Kutxa (Spain)
ADEGBOYE, Ogo Guard England Etha Engomi (Cyprus)
ROBINSON, Justin Guard England Free Agent
SULLIVAN, Andrew (C) Forward England Leicester Riders (England)
ACHARA, Kieron (C) Forward Scotland Free Agent
BOATENG, Eric Centre England Free Agent
JOHNSON, Kyle Guard England Free Agent
HESSON, Myles Forward England Giessen 46ers (Germany)
MURRAY, Gareth Guard Scotland Glasgow Rocks (Scotland)
CLARK, Daniel Forward England Zaragoza (Spain)
FRASER, Alasdair Forward Scotland Oettinger Rockets Gotha (Germany)

 

The Standard Life GB men face Israel in their first game of EuroBasket 2013 on Wednesday 4th September, tipping off at 13:30 (BST). The game will be shown live on BT Sport 1, or you can follow us on social media for updates.

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