Tigers Tübingen

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Tigers Tübingen
Tigers Tübingen logo
LeaguesProA
Founded1952; 67 years ago (1952)
HistorySV 03 Tübingen
(1952–2003)
Tigers Tübingen
(2003–present)
ArenaPaul Horn-Arena
Capacity3,132
LocationTübingen, Germany
Main sponsorZeltwanger
PresidentRobert Wintermantel
Head coachMathias Fischer
2018–19 positionProA, 9th of 18
Websitewww.tigers-tübingen.de
Uniforms

Tigers Tübingen is a basketball team from Tübingen, a college town in central Baden-Württemberg, Germany, playing in the ProA, the country's second tier league.

Founded as SV 03 Tübingen, is affiliated with the multi-sports club SV 03 Tübingen, which was founded in 1903. In 1952, its basketball section was founded. In 2003, the name Walter Tigers Tübingen was chosen for the basketball team after the local Tübingen company Walter AG, a tool manufacturer, became the team's sponsor. The company ended their Sponsoring in 2018.

Tigers Tübingen play their home games at the Paul Horn-Arena, which has a capacity of 3,132 people.

History[edit]

In 1992/93, SV 03 were members of the Bundesliga for the first time, but didn't manage to escape relegation; a second one-season stint followed in 2001/02. The 2017/18 season is Tübingens 14th consecutive season in the top flight; they never succeeded in reaching the play-offs, mostly fighting relegation in the 18-team Bundesliga.

Players[edit]

Current roster[edit]

WALTER Tigers Tübingen roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name
PG 10 United States Jordan, Jared
SG 24 United States Stewart, Barry
G 0 United States Richard, Kris
SG 8 Switzerland Zinn, Robert
G/F 35 Germany Mampuya, Jacob
G 7 United States Brooks, Ryan
F 30 United States Upshaw, Reggie
F 17 Germany Mönninghoff, Mathis
F/C 9 Germany Theis, Sid-Marlon
C 21 United States Easley, Tony
C 22 Germany Heyden, Phillipp
C 31 Germany Lind, Adrian
Head coach

Germany Mathias Fischer

Assistant coach(es)

Serbia Aleksandar Nadjfeji


Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Updated: 30 November 2017

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Head coaches[edit]

Span Coach
2004–2006 United States Pat Elzie
2006–2007 United States Aaron McCarthy
2008–2009 Turkey Tolga Öngören
2009–2015 Serbia Igor Perović
2016–2017 United States Tyron McCoy
2017– Germany Mathias Fischer

Season by season[edit]

Former Walter Tigers logo (until 2018)
Season Tier League Pos.
2000–01 2 2. BBL 1st
2001–02 1 Bundesliga 15th
2002–03 2 2. BBL 2nd
2003–04 2 2. BBL 1st
2004–05 1 Bundesliga 14th
2005–06 1 Bundesliga 12th
2006–07 1 Bundesliga 10th
2007–08 1 Bundesliga 15th
2008–09 1 Bundesliga 14th
2009–10 1 Bundesliga 12th
2010–11 1 Bundesliga 12th
2011–12 1 Bundesliga 12th
2012–13 1 Bundesliga 10th
2013–14 1 Bundesliga 16th
2014–15 1 Bundesliga 14th
2015–16 1 Bundesliga 14th
2016–17 1 Bundesliga 15th
2017–18 1 Bundesliga 18th

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