BC Krasny Oktyabr

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BC Krasny Oktyabr
BC Krasny Oktyabr logo
Leagues VTB United League
Eurocup
Founded 2012
Arena Volgograd Sports Palace of Trade Unions
Arena Capacity 3,700
Location Volgograd, Russia
Team colors Red, White, Black
              
President Dmitry Gerasimenko
Website bcredoctober.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

BC Krasny Oktyabr is a Russian professional basketball club based in Volgograd, that plays in the VTB United League.

History[edit]

The team was founded in 2012, and played its first season in the Russian Basketball Super League, the second division in Russia. In the 2013–14 season, the team played in the VTB United League, the highest stage for Russian clubs. In the first season of Krasny Oktyabr in the VTB United League, it qualified for the playoffs by finishing in the 6th place in Group B. Also, European powerhouse CSKA Moscow was defeated by Krasny Oktyabr in the quarterfinals of the 2013–14 Russian Cup tournament.

Arenas[edit]

The club plays its home games at the 3,700 seat Volgograd Sports Palace of Trade Unions.[1][2][3]

Season by season[edit]

Season Tier League Pos. Result Russian Cup European competitions
2012–13 2 Super League 11
2013–14 1 VTB United League 6 Round of 16 Semifinalist
2014–15 1 VTB United League 12 Quarterfinalist

Roster[edit]

Krasny Oktyabr roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Wt. Age
F/C -- Nigeria Ibekwe, Ekene 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 30 – (1985-07-19)19 July 1985
G 1 Russia Tkachenko, Maxim 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) 83 kg (183 lb) 24 – (1992-01-16)16 January 1992
PG 3 Russia Mateyunas, Andrey 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 79 kg (174 lb) 27 – (1988-03-28)28 March 1988
SF 7 Russia Zamanskiy, Igor 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 94 kg (207 lb) 38 – (1977-11-16)16 November 1977
G 8 Russia Zaytsev, Vyacheslav 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 85 kg (187 lb) 26 – (1989-08-28)28 August 1989
PF 13 Russia Korshakov, Dmitry 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 99 kg (218 lb) 24 – (1991-03-11)11 March 1991
SF 15 Russia Magan, Denis 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 83 kg (183 lb) 22 – (1993-05-19)19 May 1993
C 23 Russia Bugaenko, Pavel 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) 102 kg (225 lb) 21 – (1994-07-10)10 July 1994
SF 24 Russia Voytuk, Eugeny 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 98 kg (216 lb) 24 – (1991-09-29)29 September 1991
PF 34 United States Guinn, R. T. 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) 120 kg (265 lb) 35 – (1981-02-10)10 February 1981
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: October 11, 2015

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