Jure Zdovc

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Jure Zdovc
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Head coach
Personal information
Born (1966-12-13) December 13, 1966 (age 48)
Slovenske Konjice, SR Slovenia, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Slovenian
Career information
NBA draft 1988 / Undrafted
Pro career 1983–2003
Position Point guard
Career history
1983–91 Olimpija (Smelt)
1991–92 Virtus Bologna (Knorr)
1992–93 Limoges
1993–96 Iraklis
1997 Racing Paris
1997–98 Tofaş
1998–00 Olimpija (Union)
2000–01 Panionios
2001–02 Olimpija (Union)
2002–03 Slovan
2003 Split
Career highlights and awards
Career statistics
Points 13,245

Jurij "Jure" Zdovc (born 13 December 1966) is a retired Slovenian professional basketball player and is current head coach of Royal Halı Gaziantep in Turkish Basketball League.[1]

Playing career[edit]

Club career[edit]

As a junior Zdovc started to play for Comet Slovenske Konjice. He played for Olimpija, Virtus Bologna, Limoges, Iraklis, Helios Domžale, Racing Paris, Panionios, Split and Geoplin Slovan.

Playing for Olimpija, Jure Zdovc won 2 Slovenian league titles, 3 Slovenian Cups and the 2002 Adriatic League.

In 1993 he won the Euroleague and the French championship playing for Limoges. In 1997 as a Paris Racing player he won the French championship.

Yugoslav national team[edit]

Zdovc was a member of the Yugoslavia National Squad that won the gold medal at the 1989 and 1991 European Championships. He also won the gold medal in the 1990 World Championship.

Coaching career[edit]

Zdovc was the head coach of the Slovenian national basketball team. He was named the Eurocup Coach of the Year in 2012.[2]

Teams coached and managed[edit]

Honors and titles[edit]

Playing career[edit]

  • Euroleague: 1993
  • French League: 1993, 1997
  • Slovenian League: 1999, 2002
  • Slovenian Cup: 1999, 2000, 2002
  • Adriatic League: 2002

Coaching career[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]