The 2002 FIBA World Championship was the 14th edition of the competition now known as the FIBA Basketball World Cup, the international world championship for men's basketball teams. The tournament held by the International Basketball Federation in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States from August 29 to September 8, 2002.
USA Basketball's 2002 Men's World Championship Team won its first five games in the 2002 World Championship in impressive style, but then stumbled in three of its last four games to finish a disappointing 6-3 and in sixth place. Conducted Aug. 29-Sept. 8, the 14th FIBA World Basketball Championship was held in Indianapolis, Indiana, marking the first time in the event's 52 year history that the prestigious event had been held in the United States.
The FIBA Basketball World Cup, also known as the FIBA World Cup of Basketball or simply the FIBA World Cup, between 1950 and 2010 known as the FIBA World Championship, is an international basketball competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA), the sport's global governing body.
Archive website of 2002 World Championship for Men. 29 Aug. to 8 Sep. 2002 - Indianapolis in United States of America.
At the event two years later in Turkey, he poured a tournament-best 28.7 points per game and the following year he averaged 24.0 points per game as Germany finished third at the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The last time the U.S. dropped consecutive games at the World Cup level was ’02 at the world championships in Indianapolis, losing to Argentina by seven and Yugoslavia by three. The only times ...
Classic Games: Yugoslavia edge Argentina in thrilling 2002 Final. MIES (Switzerland) - The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2002 Final between Yugoslavia and Argentina in Indianapolis, Indiana, was a showdown that few could have predicted. As part of our Classic Games Flashback series, this title showdown will be streamed in full at 9PM CEST (GMT+2) on Thursday on FIBA's Facebook and YouTube channels.
INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA - APRIL 05: Davion Mitchell #45 of the Baylor Bears reacts in the second half of the National Championship game of the 2021 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the ...
The Official Draw of the Qualifiers for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 took place at the FIBA House of Basketball on August 31, 2021 at 12:00 CET. There were four draws, one for each region - Africa, Americas, Asia (which includes Oceania) and Europe.
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