Jure Zdovc

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Jure Zdovc
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Point guard
Personal information
Born (1966-12-13) December 13, 1966 (age 47)
Slovenske Konjice, SR Slovenia, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Slovenian
Career information
Pro career 1983–2003
Career history
1983–1991 Olimpija
1991–1992 Knorr Bologna
1992–1993 Limoges CSP
1993–1996 Iraklis
1997 PSG Racing
1997–1998 Tofaş
1998–2000 Union Olimpija
2000–2001 Panionios
2001–2002 Union Olimpija
2002–2003 Slovan
2003 Split
Career highlights and awards
Career statistics
Points 13,245

Jurij "Jure" Zdovc (born 13 December 1966 in Maribor) 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 Ljubljana, Virtus Bologna, CSP Limoges, Iraklis BC, Helios Domžale, Paris Basket, Panionios, Split and Geoplin Slovan.

Playing for Olimpija Ljubljana, 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]