BG Göttingen

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BG Göttingen
BG Göttingen logo
Leagues Bundesliga
Founded 1974
History BG Göttingen
1974–present
Arena Sparkassen Arena
Arena Capacity 3,447
Location Göttingen, Niedersachsen, Germany
Team colors Purple, White
         
Head coach Johan Roijakkers
Championships 1 EuroChallenge
2 German Second Leagues
Website www.bggoettingen.de
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

BG Göttingen (Basketballgemeinschaft GöttingenBasketball Association Göttingen) is a German basketball club based in Göttingen, Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony). In 2010, the club won the EuroChallenge against Krasnye Krylya Samara from Russia. The team had played in Germany's second division nearly every season since its foundation up to the 2006–07 season, in which Göttingen played in the Basketball Bundesliga.

History[edit]

In the 2011–12 season Göttingen were relegated from the German first division. In 2014 the team returned to the Bundesliga, when it took the ProA title by beating the Crailsheim Merlins in the Finals.[1]

Current roster[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

BG Göttingen roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Wt.
SG 5 Germany Kulawick, Robert 70001930000000000001.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 700190000000000000090 kg (198 lb)
SF 7 United States Ruoff, Alex 70001980000000000001.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 700190000000000000090 kg (198 lb)
PF 8 United States Morgan, Raymar 70002029999999999992.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 7002100000000000000100 kg (220 lb)
SF 9 Germany Spohr, Dominik 70001980000000000001.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 7002100000000000000100 kg (220 lb)
SG 11 Germany Onwuegbuzie, Andrew 70001920000000000001.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 700173000000000000073 kg (161 lb)
PF 15 United States Godbold, David 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 700195000000000000095 kg (209 lb)
SG 20 Germany Bahiense de Mello, Dominik 70001900000000000001.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 700194000000000000094 kg (207 lb)
PF 21 United States Kamp, Harper 70002029999999999992.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 7002113000000000000113 kg (249 lb)
SG 22 Germany Stechmann, Lennart 70001890000000000001.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 700185000000000000085 kg (187 lb)
SF 24 Germany Njei, Acha 70001950000000000001.95 m (6 ft 5 in) 700191000000000000091 kg (201 lb)
PF 35 Germany Boakye, Nick 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 700185000000000000085 kg (187 lb)
PG 42 United States El-Amin, Khalid 70001780000000000001.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 700192000000000000092 kg (203 lb)
SF 44 Germany Sprung, Philipp 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 700191000000000000091 kg (201 lb)
PF 54 United States Boykin, Jamal 70002029999999999992.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 7002106000000000000106 kg (234 lb)
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 17 January 2015

Honours[edit]

2009–10
2006–07, 2013–14

Notable players[edit]

Season by season[edit]

Season Tier League Pos. Postseason German Cup European competitions
2000–01 2 2. BBL 6
2001–02 2 2. BBL 8
2002–03 2 2. BBL 11
2003–04 2 2. BBL 7
2004–05 2 2. BBL 5
2005–06 2 2. BBL 7
2006–07 2 2. BBL 1 Promoted
2007–08 1 Bundesliga 14
2008–09 1 Bundesliga 5 Quarterfinalist
2009–10 1 Bundesliga 7 Quarterfinalist Fourth position 3 EuroChallenge – Champion
2010–11 1 Bundesliga 7 Quarterfinalist 2 Eurocup – Quarterfinalist
2011–12 1 Bundesliga 18 Relegated 3 EuroChallenge – Regular season
2012–13 2 ProA 5 Quarterfinalist
2013–14 2 ProA 1 PromotedChampion
2014–15 1 Bundesliga 10 Quarterfinalist

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BG Göttingen Zweitligameister im Basketball". sport.de. Retrieved 2015-01-17.