Estudiantes de Bahía Blanca

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Estudiantes
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Nickname Albo (White)
Leagues Liga Nacional de Básquet
Founded 21 March 1918; 97 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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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

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 eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Estudiantes de Bahía Blanca roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Age
PG 4 Argentina Sánchez, Juan Ignacio 70001930000000000001.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 37 – (1977-05-08)8 May 1977
G 5 Argentina Renzi, Nicolas 70001930000000000001.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 24 – (1991-04-11)11 April 1991
F/C 7 Argentina Marinsalta, Julián 70002009999999999992.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 21 – (1993-10-08)8 October 1993
G 8 Argentina Ressia, Germán 70001810000000000001.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 23 – (1992-03-18)18 March 1992
SG 10 Argentina Espil, Juan 70001940000000000001.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 47 – (1968-01-05)5 January 1968
C 11 Argentina Zago, Ariel 70002029999999999992.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 29 – (1985-10-04)4 October 1985
PG 12 Argentina Faggiano, Lucas 70001850000000000001.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 26 – (1989-03-21)21 March 1989
C 15 Argentina Aguerre, Federico 70002020000000000002.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 26 – (1988-10-27)27 October 1988
F 28 Argentina Ruiz, Enzo 70001920000000000001.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 26 – (1988-09-28)28 September 1988
F/C 32 Puerto Rico Sánchez, Ricky 70002110000000000002.11 m (6 ft 11 in) 27 – (1987-07-06)6 July 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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