BC Krasny Oktyabr

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BC Krasny Oktyabr
BC Krasny Oktyabr logo
Leagues VTB United League
Founded 2012
Arena Sports Palace Volgograd
(2,500 seats)
Location Volgograd, Russia
Team colors Red, White
         
President Dmitri Gerasimenko
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

BC Krasny OktyabrBC Red October in English – is a Russian professional basketball club based in Volgograd that plays in the VTB United League.

History[edit]

The team was founded in 2012, and played its first season in the Russian Basketball Super League, the second division in Russia. In the 2013–14 season, the team played in the VTB United League, the highest stage for Russian clubs. In the fist season of Krasny Oktyabr in the VTB United League, it qualified for the Playoffs by finishing in the 6th place in Group B. Also European powerhouse CSKA Moscow was defeated by Krasny Oktyabr in the quarterfinals of the 2013–14 Russian Cup season.

Results[edit]

Season Tier League Pos. Result Russian Cup European competitions
2012–13 2 Super League 11
2013–14 1 VTB United League 6 Round of 16 Semifinalist

Roster[edit]

Krasny Oktyabr roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht.
SF 4 Ukraine Gerasimenko, Dmitry 70001990000000000001.99 m (6 ft 6 in) 7002100000000000000100 kg (220 lb) 36 – (1978-09-19)September 19, 1978
SF 7 Russia Zamanskiy, Igor 70002020000000000002.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 700194000000000000094 kg (207 lb) 37 – (1977-11-16)November 16, 1977
SF 8 Russia Komisarov, Artem 70001990000000000001.99 m (6 ft 6 in) 700183000000000000083 kg (183 lb) 24 – (1990-12-11)December 11, 1990
G 9 Russia Zavoruev, Vasily 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 700181000000000000081 kg (179 lb) 27 – (1987-01-13)January 13, 1987
PF 10 United States Virgin Islands Cuthbert, Victor 70001970000000000001.97 m (6 ft 6 in) 7002104000000000000104 kg (229 lb) 31 – (1983-01-30)January 30, 1983
PF 11 United States Travis, Romeo 70002009999999999992.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 7002110000000000000110 kg (243 lb) 30 – (1984-12-10)December 10, 1984
PF 13 Russia Korshakov, Dmitry 70002020000000000002.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 700199000000000000099 kg (218 lb) 23 – (1991-03-11)March 11, 1991
G 14 United States Liggins, DeAndre 70001980000000000001.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 700195000000000000095 kg (209 lb) 26 – (1988-03-31)March 31, 1988
SF 18 Russia Ponkrashov, Anton 70002000000000000002.00 m (6 ft 7 in) 700193000000000000093 kg (205 lb) 28 – (1986-04-23)April 23, 1986
C 23 Russia Bogaenko, Pavel 70002049999999999992.05 m (6 ft 9 in) 7002102000000000000102 kg (225 lb) 20 – (1994-07-10)July 10, 1994
PF 25 United States Jackson, Rick 70002060000000000002.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 7002107000000000000107 kg (236 lb) 25 – (1989-05-26)May 26, 1989
G 32 United States King, Bernard 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 700190000000000000090 kg (198 lb) 33 – (1981-07-24)July 24, 1981
PG 33 United States Culpepper, Randy 70001820000000000001.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 700175000000000000075 kg (165 lb) 25 – (1989-05-16)May 16, 1989
C 34 Russia Likholitov, Fedor 70002100000000000002.10 m (6 ft 11 in) 7002117000000000000117 kg (258 lb) 34 – (1980-03-14)March 14, 1980
C 50 United States Cousin, Marcus 70002110000000000002.11 m (6 ft 11 in) 7002116000000000000116 kg (256 lb) 28 – (1986-12-18)December 18, 1986
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 20 August 2014

Notable players[edit]

External links[edit]