Estudiantes de Bahía Blanca

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Estudiantes
Estudiantes logo
Nickname Albo (White)
Leagues Liga Nacional de Básquet
Founded 21 March 1918; 96 years ago (1918-03-21)
Arena Estadio Osvaldo Casanova
Location Bahía Blanca, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
President Francisco Fuster
Head coach José Luis Pisani
Website www.bahiabasket.com
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Away jersey
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Alternate jersey
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Club Estudiantes de Bahía Blanca, known as Weber Bahía Estudiantes for sponsorship reasons,[1] is a sports club based in Bahía Blanca, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. The club is best known for its basketball team, that currently plays in the Liga Nacional de Básquet (LNB), the top division of the Argentine league system. Estudiantes is nicknamed Albo (in English: "White") for the traditional white and light blue colors of its uniform.

Manu Ginóbili of the NBA's San Antonio Spurs played for Estudiantes prior to moving to the Italian league in 1998.

Players[edit]

Current roster[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team, as has been defined by FIBA. Players may hold more than one nationality.

Estudiantes de Bahía Blanca roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Age
PG 4 Argentina Sánchez, Juan Ignacio 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 37 – (1977-05-08)May 8, 1977
G 5 Argentina Renzi, Nicolas 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 23 – (1991-04-11)April 11, 1991
F/C 7 Argentina Marinsalta, Julián 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 20 – (1993-10-08)October 8, 1993
G 8 Argentina Ressia, Germán 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 22 – (1992-03-18)March 18, 1992
SG 10 Argentina Espil, Juan 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 46 – (1968-01-05)January 5, 1968
C 11 Argentina Zago, Ariel 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 28 – (1985-10-04)October 4, 1985
PG 12 Argentina Faggiano, Lucas 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 25 – (1989-03-21)March 21, 1989
C 15 Argentina Aguerre, Federico 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 25 – (1988-10-27)October 27, 1988
F 28 Argentina Ruiz, Enzo 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 25 – (1988-09-28)September 28, 1988
F/C 32 Puerto Rico Sánchez, Ricky 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) 27 – (1987-07-06)July 6, 1987
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 2012-01-26

Retired Numbers[edit]

Estudiantes de Bahía Blanca retired numbers
Player Position Tenure Num. Retirement
10 Argentina Juan Espil SG 1988-92, 2010-12 22 February 2013 [2][3]
14 Argentina Alberto Cabrera PG 1961–84 3 October 2004 [4][5]

Other notable former players[edit]

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