Topić in December 2017.
|Crvena zvezda mts|
Basketball League of Serbia
March 6, 1969|
Pančevo, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
|Listed height||2.04 m (6 ft 8 1⁄2 in)|
|Listed weight||99 kg (218 lb)|
|NBA draft||1991 / Undrafted|
|1988–1991||Sloga Banatsko Novo Selo|
|2017–present||Crvena zvezda (assistant)|
|2018||Crvena zvezda (interim)|
Milenko Topić (Serbian Cyrillic: Миленко Топић; born March 6, 1969) is a Serbian basketball coach and former player. He currently works as an assistant coach for Crvena zvezda of the Basketball League of Serbia, the ABA League and the EuroCup.
Topić played at the power forward position for several clubs in his country and abroad, in Italy and Greece. Topić was also a member of the Yugoslav national team at four major tournaments during the 1990s.
Topić spent the 2015–16 season working as an assistant coach for the Hungarian team SZTE-Szedeák.
On July 21, 2017, Topić joined Crvena zvezda coaching staff after Serbian coach Dušan Alimpijević become their head coach for the 2017–18 season. On May 8 2018, he became a interim head coach for the Zvezda after Alimpijević was sacked. On May 10, he made his debut in a 84–74 home win against Borac Čačak. In July 2018, Milan Tomić became the head coach for Crvena zvezda while Topić was moved back to the assistant coach role.
Career achievements and awards
- As head coach
- As assistant coach
- As player
- FIBA Saporta Cup champion: 1 (with Montepaschi Siena: 2001–02)
- Adriatic League champion: 1 (with Hemofarm: 2004–05)
- FR Yugoslav League champion: 3 (with Crvena zvezda: 1997–98; with Budućnost Podgorica: 1999–00, 2000–01)
- "Čovek koga veliki uspesi i sportska slava nisu promenili". prastanjeuspeha.rs. Retrieved 7 May 2018.
- Dusan Alimpijevic is the new coach of Crvena Zvezda
- "NOVI ZVEZDIN TRENER Ko je Milenko Topić, miljenik navijača i čovek koji je pobedio Olimpijakos u Beogradu". sport.blic.rs. Retrieved 8 May 2018.
- "SMENA ALIMPIJEVIĆA Topić vodi Zvezdu do daljeg". sport.blic.rs. Retrieved 8 May 2018.
- "TOPIĆ DEBITOVAO POBEDOM Zvezda nadigrala Borac za prvo mesto u Superligi!". sport.blic.rs. Retrieved 10 May 2018.
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