List of Yugoslavia men's national basketball team rosters

Below is a list of the Yugoslavia men's national basketball team rosters from 1947 to 1991 at the EuroBasket, the FIBA Basketball World Cup and the Summer Olympics:

1940sEdit

1947 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 13th among 14 teams.[1]

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
3 Tullio Rochlitzer 20 – (1926-12-23)23 December 1926 Zadar  
C 4 Mirko Marjanović 20 – (1926-05-02)2 May 1926 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Partizan  
G 5 Miodrag Stefanović 24 – (1922-10-20)20 October 1922 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)  
6 Božo Grkinić (C) 33 – (1913-11-17)17 November 1913  
F/C 7 Ladislav Demšar 18 – (1929-01-25)25 January 1929 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Egység  
8 Nebojša Popović 24 – (1923-02-08)8 February 1923 Crvena zvezda  
9 Zlatko Kovačević 29 – (1917-06-20)20 June 1917 Partizan  
G 10 Aleksandar Gec 19 – (1928-03-03)3 March 1928 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) Crvena zvezda  
11 Aleksandar Milojković  
SF 12 Srđan Kalember 18 – (1928-06-05)5 June 1928 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
SG 13 Zorko Cvetković 22 – (1924-09-24)24 September 1924  
14 Ottone Olivieri Kvarner  
15 Božidar Munćan Partizan  
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 24 April 1947

1948 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia did not participate.

1949 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia did not participate.

1950sEdit

1950 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 10th among 10 teams.[2]

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
3 Mirko Amon Železničar Ljubljana  
C 4 Aleksandar Blašković 20 – (1929-11-30)30 November 1929 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Mladost Zagreb  
5 Lajos Engler 22 – (1928-06-20)20 June 1928 Partizan  
G 6 Dušan Radojčić Proleter Zrenjanin  
C 7 Ladislav Demšar 21 – (1929-01-25)25 January 1929 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Crvena zvezda  
8 Nebojša Popović 27 – (1923-02-08)8 February 1923 Crvena zvezda  
G 10 Aleksandar Gec 22 – (1928-03-03)3 March 1928 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Milorad Sokolović 28 – (1922-08-10)10 August 1922 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
SF 12 Srđan Kalember 22 – (1928-06-05)5 June 1928 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
13 Vilmos Lóczi 25 – (1925-01-19)19 January 1925 Partizan  
14 Milenko Novaković 21 – (1929-04-10)10 April 1929 Partizan  
C 15 Borislav Stanković 25 – (1925-07-09)9 July 1925 Železničar Belgrade  
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 22 October 1950

1951 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia did not participate.

1952 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia did not participate.

1953 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 6th among 17 teams [3]

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
3 Borko Jovanović Crvena zvezda  
C 4 Mirko Marjanović 27 – (1926-05-02)2 May 1926 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Partizan  
G 5 Milan Bjegojević 24 – (1928-08-09)9 August 1928 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
G 6 Đorđe Andrijašević 22 – (1931-05-05)5 May 1931 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 7 Ladislav Demšar 24 – (1929-01-25)25 January 1929 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 8 Borislav Stanković 27 – (1925-07-09)9 July 1925 Partizan  
9 Dragan Godžić 26 – (1927-04-14)14 April 1927 Crvena zvezda  
G 10 Aleksandar Gec 25 – (1928-03-03)3 March 1928 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Aleksandar Blašković 23 – (1929-11-30)30 November 1929 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Mladost Zagreb  
SF 12 Srđan Kalember 24 – (1928-06-05)5 June 1928 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
13 Vilmos Lóczi 28 – (1925-01-19)19 January 1925 Proleter Zrenjanin  
14 Borislav Ćurčić 21 – (1932-01-27)27 January 1932 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Crvena zvezda  
15 Lajos Engler 24 – (1928-06-20)20 June 1928 Partizan  
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 23 May 1953

1954 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 11th among 12 teams.[4]

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
C 3 Bogdan Müller 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Enotnost  
C 4 Mirko Marjanović 28 – (1926-05-02)2 May 1926 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Partizan  
G 5 Milan Bjegojević 26 – (1928-08-09)9 August 1928 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
G 6 Đorđe Andrijašević 23 – (1931-05-05)5 May 1931 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
7 Lajos Engler 26 – (1928-06-20)20 June 1928 Proleter Zrenjanin  
C 8 Đorđe Konjović 23 – (1931-01-02)2 January 1931 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Crvena zvezda  
9 Dragan Godžić 27 – (1927-04-14)14 April 1927 Crvena zvezda  
10 Milan Blagojević 25 – (1929-07-27)27 July 1929 Partizan  
C 11 Aleksandar Blašković 24 – (1929-11-30)30 November 1929 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Mladost Zagreb  
12 Boris Kristančič 22 – (1932-01-02)2 January 1932 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Enotnost  
13 Vilmos Lóczi 29 – (1925-01-19)19 January 1925 Proleter Zrenjanin  
14 Borislav Ćurčić 22 – (1932-01-27)27 January 1932 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Crvena zvezda  
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 23 October 1954

1955 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 8th among 18 teams.[5]

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
C 3 Bogdan Müller 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) AŠK Olimpija  
SG 4 Milutin Minja Proleter Zrenjanin  
G 5 Milan Bjegojević 26 – (1928-08-09)9 August 1928 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
G 6 Đorđe Andrijašević 24 – (1931-05-05)5 May 1931 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 7 Ladislav Demšar 26 – (1929-01-25)25 January 1929 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Crvena zvezda  
8 Obren Popović 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 9 Đorđe Konjović 24 – (1931-01-02)2 January 1931 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Crvena zvezda  
10 Jože Zupančič Železničar Ljubljana  
C 11 Aleksandar Blašković 25 – (1929-11-30)30 November 1929 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Mladost Zagreb  
F/C 12 Ljubomir Katić 21 – (1934-04-25)25 April 1934 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Proleter Zrenjanin  
13 Vilmos Lóczi 30 – (1925-01-19)19 January 1925 Proleter Zrenjanin  
14 Borislav Ćurčić 23 – (1932-01-27)27 January 1932 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Crvena zvezda  
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 7 June 1955

1956 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia did not participate.

1957 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 6th among 16 teams.[6]

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
3 Miodrag Nikolić 18 – (1938-08-22)22 August 1938 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) OKK Beograd  
4 Marjan Kandus 24 – (1932-09-23)23 September 1932 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) AŠK Olimpija  
PG 5 Branko Radović 23 – (1933-12-05)5 December 1933 Crvena zvezda  
7 Lajos Engler 29 – (1928-06-20)20 June 1928 Proleter Zrenjanin  
F/C 8 Ljubomir Katić 23 – (1934-04-25)25 April 1934 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Proleter Zrenjanin  
SG 9 Milutin Minja Proleter Zrenjanin  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 19 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
11 Branko Miletić  
C 12 Bogdan Müller 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Železničar Ljubljana  
13 Vilmos Lóczi 32 – (1925-01-19)19 January 1925 Proleter Zrenjanin  
14 Boris Kristančič 25 – (1932-01-02)2 January 1932 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) AŠK Olimpija  
15 Matja Dermastija AŠK Olimpija  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 20 June 1957

1959 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 9th among 17 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
3 Miodrag Nikolić 20 – (1938-08-22)22 August 1938 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) OKK Beograd  
4 Marjan Kandus 26 – (1932-09-23)23 September 1932 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) AŠK Olimpija  
PG 5 Branko Radović 25 – (1933-12-05)5 December 1933 Crvena zvezda  
6 Slobodan Gordić 21 – (1937-09-28)28 September 1937 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) OKK Beograd  
7 Igor Jelnikar 22 – (1937-02-27)27 February 1937 AŠK Olimpija  
8 Matja Dermastija AŠK Olimpija  
SG 9 Milutin Minja Crvena zvezda  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 21 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
PF 11 Nemanja Đurić 22 – (1936-06-18)18 June 1936 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Radnički Belgrade  
PF 12 Radivoj Korać 20 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) OKK Beograd  
C 13 Radovan Radović 23 – (1936-01-19)19 January 1936 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Partizan  
14 Boris Kristančič 27 – (1932-01-02)2 January 1932 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) AŠK Olimpija  
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 21 May 1959

1959 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia did not participate.

1960sEdit

1960 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia finished 6th among 16 teams

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
3 Miodrag Nikolić 22 – (1938-08-22)22 August 1938 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) OKK Beograd  
4 Marjan Kandus 27 – (1932-09-23)23 September 1932 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) AŠK Olimpija  
PF 5 Radivoj Korać 21 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) OKK Beograd  
6 Miha Lokar 24 – (1935-09-10)10 September 1935 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) AŠK Olimpija  
7 Boris Kristančič 28 – (1932-01-02)2 January 1932 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) AŠK Olimpija  
PG 8 Josip Gjergja 22 – (1937-11-24)24 November 1937 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Zadar  
9 Slobodan Gordić 22 – (1937-09-28)28 September 1937 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) OKK Beograd  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 22 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Zvonko Petričević 20 – (1940-07-26)26 July 1940 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Mladost Zagreb  
SG 12 Sreten Dragojlović 22 – (1938-05-06)6 May 1938 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 13 Radovan Radović 24 – (1936-01-19)19 January 1936 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Partizan  
PF 14 Nemanja Đurić 24 – (1936-06-18)18 June 1936 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Radnički Belgrade  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 26 August 1960

1961 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 19 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
4 Marjan Kandus 28 – (1932-09-23)23 September 1932 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) AŠK Olimpija  
PF 5 Radivoj Korać 22 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) OKK Beograd  
6 Vital Eiselt 19 – (1941-05-06)6 May 1941 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) AŠK Olimpija  
7 Miha Lokar 25 – (1935-09-10)10 September 1935 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) AŠK Olimpija  
8 Željko Troskot 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Zadar  
9 Slobodan Gordić 23 – (1937-09-28)28 September 1937 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) OKK Beograd  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 23 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Zvonko Petričević 20 – (1940-07-26)26 July 1940 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
SG 12 Sreten Dragojlović 22 – (1938-05-06)6 May 1938 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 13 Radovan Radović 25 – (1936-01-19)19 January 1936 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Partizan  
PF 14 Nemanja Đurić 24 – (1936-06-18)18 June 1936 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Radnički Belgrade  
15 Miodrag Nikolić 22 – (1938-08-22)22 August 1938 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) OKK Beograd  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 29 April 1961

1963 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 3rd among 16 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
4 Slobodan Gordić 25 – (1937-09-28)28 September 1937 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) OKK Beograd  
PF 5 Radivoj Korać 24 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) OKK Beograd  
C 6 Emil Logar 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) AŠK Olimpija  
7 Miloš Bojović 25 – (1938-06-25)25 June 1938 Partizan  
8 Borut Bassin 19 – (1944-07-06)6 July 1944 AŠK Olimpija  
9 Dragoslav Ražnatović 22 – (1941-04-19)19 April 1941 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Radnički Belgrade  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 25 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Zvonko Petričević 23 – (1940-07-26)26 July 1940 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
C 12 Trajko Rajković 25 – (1937-12-07)7 December 1937 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
13 Živko Kasun Željezničar Karlovac  
PF 14 Nemanja Đurić 27 – (1936-06-18)18 June 1936 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Radnički Belgrade  
15 Miodrag Nikolić 25 – (1938-08-22)22 August 1938 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) OKK Beograd  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 4 October 1963

1963 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 13 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
4 Slobodan Gordić 25 – (1937-09-28)28 September 1937 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) OKK Beograd  
PF 5 Radivoj Korać 24 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) OKK Beograd  
C 6 Trajko Rajković 25 – (1937-12-07)7 December 1937 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
7 Dragan Kovačić 23 – (1939-10-05)5 October 1939 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
PG 8 Josip Gjergja 25 – (1937-11-24)24 November 1937 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Zadar  
9 Dragoslav Ražnatović 22 – (1941-04-19)19 April 1941 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Radnički Belgrade  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 25 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Zvonko Petričević 22 – (1940-07-26)26 July 1940 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
12 Vital Eiselt 22 – (1941-05-06)6 May 1941 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) AŠK Olimpija  
F 13 Vladimir Cvetković 21 – (1941-05-24)24 May 1941 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
PF 14 Nemanja Đurić 26 – (1936-06-18)18 June 1936 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Radnički Belgrade  
15 Miodrag Nikolić 24 – (1938-08-22)22 August 1938 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) OKK Beograd  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 12 May 1963

1964 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia finished 7th among 16 teams

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
4 Slobodan Gordić 27 – (1937-09-28)28 September 1937 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) OKK Beograd  
PF 5 Radivoj Korać 25 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) OKK Beograd  
C 6 Trajko Rajković 26 – (1937-12-07)7 December 1937 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
7 Dragan Kovačić 25 – (1939-10-05)5 October 1939 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
PG 8 Josip Gjergja 26 – (1937-11-24)24 November 1937 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Zadar  
9 Dragoslav Ražnatović 23 – (1941-04-19)19 April 1941 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Radnički Belgrade  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 27 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Zvonko Petričević 24 – (1940-07-26)26 July 1940 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
12 Vital Eiselt 23 – (1941-05-06)6 May 1941 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) AŠK Olimpija  
F 13 Vladimir Cvetković 23 – (1941-05-24)24 May 1941 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
PF 14 Nemanja Đurić 28 – (1936-06-18)18 June 1936 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Radnički Belgrade  
15 Miodrag Nikolić 26 – (1938-08-22)22 August 1938 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) OKK Beograd  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 11 October 1964

1965 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 16 teams

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
4 Slobodan Gordić 27 – (1937-09-28)28 September 1937 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) OKK Beograd  
PF 5 Radivoj Korać 26 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) OKK Beograd  
C 6 Trajko Rajković 27 – (1937-12-07)7 December 1937 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
7 Dragan Kovačić 25 – (1939-10-05)5 October 1939 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
PG 8 Josip Gjergja 27 – (1937-11-24)24 November 1937 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Zadar  
9 Dragoslav Ražnatović 24 – (1941-04-19)19 April 1941 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Radnički Belgrade  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 27 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Zvonko Petričević 24 – (1940-07-26)26 July 1940 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
12 Vital Eiselt 24 – (1941-05-06)6 May 1941 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) AŠK Olimpija  
13 Miloš Bojović 26 – (1938-06-25)25 June 1938 Partizan  
PF 14 Nemanja Đurić 28 – (1936-06-18)18 June 1936 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Radnički Belgrade  
C 15 Petar Skansi 21 – (1943-11-23)23 November 1943 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Jugoplastika  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 30 May 1965

1967 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 9th among 16 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
4 Borut Bassin 23 – (1944-07-06)6 July 1944 AŠK Olimpija  
SG 5 Ljubodrag Simonović 18 – (1949-01-01)1 January 1949 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
6 Zoran Marojević 25 – (1942-04-27)27 April 1942 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
SF 7 Dragan Kapičić 19 – (1948-08-07)7 August 1948 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Crvena zvezda  
F 8 Vladimir Cvetković 26 – (1941-05-24)24 May 1941 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
9 Dragoslav Ražnatović 26 – (1941-04-19)19 April 1941 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Radnički Belgrade  
SG 10 Ratomir Tvrdić 24 – (1943-09-14)14 September 1943 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Jugoplastika  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 18 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Zadar  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 18 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Mladost Zagreb  
13 Goran Brajković Zadar  
F 14 Aljoša Zorga 20 – (1947-02-25)25 February 1947 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 15 Petar Skansi 23 – (1943-11-23)23 November 1943 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Jugoplastika  
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 28 September 1967

1967 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 13 teams

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
4 Borut Bassin 22 – (1944-07-06)6 July 1944 AŠK Olimpija  
PF 5 Radivoj Korać 28 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) OKK Beograd  
C 6 Trajko Rajković 29 – (1937-12-07)7 December 1937 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
7 Dragan Kovačić 27 – (1939-10-05)5 October 1939 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
F 8 Vladimir Cvetković 26 – (1941-05-24)24 May 1941 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
9 Dragoslav Ražnatović 26 – (1941-04-19)19 April 1941 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Radnički Belgrade  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 29 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 18 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Zadar  
PG 12 Josip Gjergja 29 – (1937-11-24)24 November 1937 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Zadar  
SG 13 Ratomir Tvrdić 23 – (1943-09-14)14 September 1943 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Jugoplastika  
PF 14 Nemanja Đurić 30 – (1936-06-18)18 June 1936 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Radnički Belgrade  
C 15 Petar Skansi 23 – (1943-11-23)23 November 1943 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Jugoplastika  
Head coach
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    on 27 May 1967

1968 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 16 teams

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
F 4 Aljoša Zorga 21 – (1947-02-25)25 February 1947 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) AŠK Olimpija  
PF 5 Radivoj Korać 29 – (1938-11-05)5 November 1938 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Standard Liège  
F 6 Zoran Marojević 26 – (1942-04-27)27 April 1942 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
C 7 Trajko Rajković 30 – (1937-12-07)7 December 1937 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Libertas Livorno  
F 8 Vladimir Cvetković 27 – (1941-05-24)24 May 1941 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
SF 9 Dragoslav Ražnatović 27 – (1941-04-19)19 April 1941 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Radnički Belgrade  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 31 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 19 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Zadar  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 19 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Mladost Zagreb  
PG 13 Nikola Plećaš 20 – (1948-01-10)10 January 1948 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
SG 14 Dragutin Čermak 24 – (1944-10-12)12 October 1944 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Radnički Belgrade  
C 15 Petar Skansi 24 – (1943-11-23)23 November 1943 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Jugoplastika  
Head coach
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    on 13 October 1968

1969 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Ratomir Tvrdić 26 – (1943-09-14)14 September 1943 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 5 Ljubodrag Simonović 20 – (1949-01-01)1 January 1949 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
F 6 Zoran Marojević 27 – (1942-04-27)27 April 1942 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
C 7 Trajko Rajković 31 – (1937-12-07)7 December 1937 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Noalex Venezia  
F 8 Vladimir Cvetković 28 – (1941-05-24)24 May 1941 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
SF 9 Dragan Kapičić 21 – (1948-08-07)7 August 1948 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Crvena zvezda  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 31 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 20 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Zadar  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 20 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Jugoplastika  
PG 13 Nikola Plećaš 21 – (1948-01-10)10 January 1948 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
SG 14 Dragutin Čermak 24 – (1944-10-12)12 October 1944 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Radnički Belgrade  
C 15 Vinko Jelovac 21 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) AŠK Olimpija  
Head coach
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    on 27 September 1969

1970sEdit

1970 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 13 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Ratomir Tvrdić 26 – (1943-09-14)14 September 1943 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 5 Ljubodrag Simonović 21 – (1949-01-01)1 January 1949 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 6 Vinko Jelovac 21 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 7 Trajko Rajković 32 – (1937-12-07)7 December 1937 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) OKK Beograd  
F 8 Aljoša Zorga 23 – (1947-02-25)25 February 1947 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) AŠK Olimpija  
SF 9 Dragan Kapičić 21 – (1948-08-07)7 August 1948 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Crvena zvezda  
PG 10 Ivo Daneu 32 – (1937-10-06)6 October 1937 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 21 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) BYU  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 20 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Jugoplastika  
PG 13 Nikola Plećaš 22 – (1948-01-10)10 January 1948 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
SG 14 Dragutin Čermak 25 – (1944-10-12)12 October 1944 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
C 15 Petar Skansi 26 – (1943-11-23)23 November 1943 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Jugoplastika  
Head coach
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 10 May 1970

1971 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
PG 4 Blagoja Georgievski 20 – (1950-10-15)15 October 1950 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Rabotnički  
SG 5 Ljubodrag Simonović 22 – (1949-01-01)1 January 1949 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 6 Vinko Jelovac 22 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 7 Žarko Knežević 24 – (1947-07-17)17 July 1947 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Partizan  
F 8 Aljoša Zorga 24 – (1947-02-25)25 February 1947 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) AŠK Olimpija  
SF 9 Dragan Kapičić 23 – (1948-08-07)7 August 1948 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Crvena zvezda  
10 Borut Bassin 27 – (1944-07-06)6 July 1944 AŠK Olimpija  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 22 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) BYU  
C 12 Dragiša Vučinić 23 – (1948-04-04)4 April 1948 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) Crvena zvezda  
PG 13 Nikola Plećaš 23 – (1948-01-10)10 January 1948 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
SG 14 Dragutin Čermak 26 – (1944-10-12)12 October 1944 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
15 Davor Rukavina Lokomotiva Zagreb  
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    on 10 September 1971

1972 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia finished 5th among 16 teams.[7]

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Ratomir Tvrdić 28 – (1943-09-14)14 September 1943 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 5 Ljubodrag Simonović 23 – (1949-01-01)1 January 1949 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 6 Vinko Jelovac 23 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 7 Žarko Knežević 25 – (1947-07-17)17 July 1947 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) OKK Beograd  
F 8 Miroljub Damjanović 21 – (1950-11-25)25 November 1950 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Radnički Belgrade  
SF 9 Dragan Kapičić 24 – (1948-08-07)7 August 1948 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Crvena zvezda  
PG 10 Blagoja Georgievski 21 – (1950-10-15)15 October 1950 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Rabotnički  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 23 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) BYU  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 22 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Jugoplastika  
PG 13 Nikola Plećaš 24 – (1948-01-10)10 January 1948 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
SG 14 Dragutin Čermak 27 – (1944-10-12)12 October 1944 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
C 15 Milun Marović 24 – (1947-09-15)15 September 1947 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Radnički Belgrade  
Head coach
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 27 August 1972

1973 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Ratomir Tvrdić 30 – (1943-09-14)14 September 1943 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 20 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
C 6 Vinko Jelovac 25 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 7 Žarko Knežević 26 – (1947-07-17)17 July 1947 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Partizan  
SF 8 Željko Jerkov 21 – (1951-12-26)26 December 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
G 9 Dragi Ivković 25 – (1948-03-06)6 March 1948 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Radnički Belgrade  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 23 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 24 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) BYU  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 24 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Jugoplastika  
PG 13 Nikola Plećaš 25 – (1948-01-10)10 January 1948 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 21 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
C 15 Milun Marović 26 – (1947-09-15)15 September 1947 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Radnički Belgrade  
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    on 27 September 1973

1974 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 14 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Ratomir Tvrdić 30 – (1943-09-14)14 September 1943 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 20 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
C 6 Vinko Jelovac 25 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 7 Žarko Knežević 26 – (1947-07-17)17 July 1947 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Partizan  
SF 8 Željko Jerkov 22 – (1951-12-26)26 December 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
SF 9 Dragan Kapičić 25 – (1948-08-07)7 August 1948 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Crvena zvezda  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 24 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 25 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Zadar  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 24 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Jugoplastika  
PG 13 Nikola Plećaš 26 – (1948-01-10)10 January 1948 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 22 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
C 15 Milun Marović 26 – (1947-09-15)15 September 1947 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Radnički Belgrade  
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 3 July 1974

1975 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Ratomir Tvrdić 31 – (1943-09-14)14 September 1943 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 21 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
C 6 Vinko Jelovac 26 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 7 Rajko Žižić 20 – (1955-01-22)22 January 1955 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) OKK Beograd  
SF 8 Željko Jerkov 23 – (1951-12-26)26 December 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
9 Dragan Kapičić 26 – (1948-08-07)7 August 1948 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Crvena zvezda  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 25 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 26 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Zadar  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 25 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Jugoplastika  
PG 13 Nikola Plećaš 27 – (1948-01-10)10 January 1948 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Lokomotiva Zagreb  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 23 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
SG 15 Mirza Delibašić 21 – (1954-01-09)9 January 1954 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 7 June 1975

1976 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
PG 4 Blagoja Georgievski 25 – (1950-10-15)15 October 1950 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Rabotnički  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 22 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
C 6 Vinko Jelovac 27 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) AŠK Olimpija  
C 7 Rajko Žižić 21 – (1955-01-22)22 January 1955 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) OKK Beograd  
SF 8 Željko Jerkov 24 – (1951-12-26)26 December 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
C 9 Andro Knego 19 – (1956-10-21)21 October 1956 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Cibona  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 26 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 27 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Zadar  
SF 12 Damir Šolman 26 – (1949-09-07)7 September 1949 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Jugoplastika  
SF 13 Žarko Varajić 24 – (1951-12-26)26 December 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Bosna  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 24 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
SG 15 Mirza Delibašić 22 – (1954-01-09)9 January 1954 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 18 July 1976

1977 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
4 Joško Papić Brest Olimpija  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 24 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
C 6 Vinko Jelovac 28 – (1948-09-18)18 September 1948 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Brest Olimpija  
PF 7 Duje Krstulović 24 – (1953-02-05)5 February 1953 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
SF 8 Željko Jerkov 25 – (1951-12-26)26 December 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
9 Anto Đogić 25 – (1952-04-18)18 April 1952 Bosna  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 27 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 28 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Brest Olimpija  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 20 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Bosna  
SF 13 Žarko Varajić 25 – (1951-12-26)26 December 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Bosna  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 25 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
SG 15 Mirza Delibašić 23 – (1954-01-09)9 January 1954 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 14 September 1977

1978 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 14 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
PG 4 Peter Vilfan 21 – (1957-06-29)29 June 1957 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 25 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
C 6 Rajko Žižić 23 – (1955-01-22)22 January 1955 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) OKK Beograd  
C 7 Andro Knego 21 – (1956-10-21)21 October 1956 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Cibona  
C 8 Željko Jerkov 24 – (1953-11-06)6 November 1953 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 9 Branko Skroče 23 – (1955-05-17)17 May 1955 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Zadar  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 28 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Joventut Badalona  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 29 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Brest Olimpija  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 21 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Bosna  
PF 13 Duje Krstulović 25 – (1953-02-05)5 February 1953 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 26 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
SG 15 Mirza Delibašić 24 – (1954-01-09)9 January 1954 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 1 October 1978

1979 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 3rd among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
PG 4 Peter Vilfan 21 – (1957-06-29)29 June 1957 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 25 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
C 6 Rajko Žižić 24 – (1955-01-22)22 January 1955 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) OKK Beograd  
SF 7 Žarko Varajić 27 – (1951-12-26)26 December 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Bosna  
C 8 Željko Jerkov 25 – (1953-11-06)6 November 1953 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Jugoplastika  
SF 9 Mihovil Nakić 23 – (1955-07-31)31 July 1955 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 29 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Joventut Badalona  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 30 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Sinudyne Bologna  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 22 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Bosna  
PF 13 Duje Krstulović 26 – (1953-02-05)5 February 1953 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 27 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
SG 15 Mirza Delibašić 25 – (1954-01-09)9 January 1954 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 9 June 1979

1980sEdit

1980 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
C 4 Andro Knego 23 – (1956-10-21)21 October 1956 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Cibona  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 26 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
C 6 Rajko Žižić 25 – (1955-01-22)22 January 1955 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) OKK Beograd  
SF 7 Mihovil Nakić 24 – (1955-07-31)31 July 1955 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
C 8 Željko Jerkov 26 – (1953-11-06)6 November 1953 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Jugoplastika  
SG 9 Branko Skroče 25 – (1955-05-17)17 May 1955 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Zadar  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 30 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Šibenka  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 31 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Sinudyne Bologna  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 23 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Bosna  
PF 13 Duje Krstulović 27 – (1953-02-05)5 February 1953 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Jugoplastika  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 28 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
SG 15 Mirza Delibašić 26 – (1954-01-09)9 January 1954 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
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    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 20 July 1980

1981 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
G 4 Petar Popović 21 – (1959-07-13)13 July 1959 Zadar  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 27 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Partizan  
PF 6 Predrag Benaček 22 – (1959-03-29)29 March 1959 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Bosna  
PF 7 Željko Poljak 22 – (1959-04-29)29 April 1959 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Kvarner  
SF 8 Boban Petrović 23 – (1957-07-19)19 July 1957 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Partizan  
SG 9 Branko Skroče 26 – (1955-05-17)17 May 1955 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Zadar  
PG 10 Peter Vilfan 23 – (1957-06-29)29 June 1957 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Iskra Olimpija  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 32 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Cibona  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 24 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Bosna  
C 13 Andro Knego 24 – (1956-10-21)21 October 1956 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Cibona  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 29 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Carrera Venezia  
SG 15 Mirza Delibašić 27 – (1954-01-09)9 January 1954 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Real Madrid  
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    on 26 May 1981

1982 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 3rd among 13 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
PG 4 Aleksandar Petrović 23 – (1959-02-16)16 February 1959 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Cibona  
SG 5 Dragan Kićanović 28 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Scavolini Pesaro  
PG 6 Zoran Radović 21 – (1961-02-17)17 February 1961 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 7 Rajko Žižić 27 – (1955-01-22)22 January 1955 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 8 Željko Jerkov 28 – (1953-11-06)6 November 1953 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Jugoplastika  
PF 9 Zufer Avdija 22 – (1959-10-01)1 October 1959 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Crvena zvezda  
PG 10 Peter Vilfan 25 – (1957-06-29)29 June 1957 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Iskra Olimpija  
C 11 Andro Knego 25 – (1956-10-21)21 October 1956 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Cibona  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 25 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Bosna  
SF 13 Boban Petrović 25 – (1957-07-19)19 July 1957 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Partizan  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 30 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Partizan  
SG 15 Mirza Delibašić 28 – (1954-01-09)9 January 1954 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Real Madrid  
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    on 15 August 1982

1983 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 7th among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
G 4 Dražen Petrović 18 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Šibenka  
G 5 Dragan Kićanović 29 – (1953-08-17)17 August 1953 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Scavolini Pesaro  
F 6 Goran Grbović 22 – (1961-02-09)9 February 1961 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Partizan  
C 7 Rajko Žižić 28 – (1955-01-22)22 January 1955 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
F 8 Ivan Sunara 24 – (1959-03-27)27 March 1959 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Zadar  
C 9 Željko Poljak 24 – (1959-04-29)29 April 1959 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Jugoplastika  
PG 10 Zoran Slavnić 33 – (1949-10-26)26 October 1949 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Indesit Caserta  
C 11 Krešimir Ćosić 34 – (1948-11-26)26 November 1948 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Cibona  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 26 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Bosna  
PG 13 Peter Vilfan 25 – (1957-06-29)29 June 1957 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) ZZI Olimpija  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 31 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Real Madrid  
C 15 Milenko Savović 22 – (1960-07-19)19 July 1960 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Partizan  
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    on 26 May 1983

1984 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia finished 3rd among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Dražen Petrović 19 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Cibona  
PG 5 Aleksandar Petrović 25 – (1959-02-16)16 February 1959 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Cibona  
PG 6 Nebojša Zorkić 22 – (1961-08-21)21 August 1961 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Partizan  
C 7 Rajko Žižić 29 – (1955-01-22)22 January 1955 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
SF 8 Ivan Sunara 25 – (1959-03-27)27 March 1959 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Zadar  
SF 9 Emir Mutapčić 24 – (1960-05-26)26 May 1960 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
PG 10 Sabit Hadžić 26 – (1957-08-07)7 August 1957 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Bosna  
C 11 Andro Knego 27 – (1956-10-21)21 October 1956 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Cibona  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 27 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Bosna  
SF 13 Mihovil Nakić 28 – (1955-07-31)31 July 1955 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
F 14 Dražen Dalipagić 32 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Gedeco Udine  
C 15 Branko Vukičević 22 – (1961-12-18)18 December 1961 2.12 m (6 ft 11 in) Cibona  
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    on 29 July 1984

1985 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 7th among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
G 4 Dražen Petrović 20 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Cibona  
PG 5 Nebojša Zorkić 23 – (1961-08-21)21 August 1961 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Partizan  
F 6 Zoran Čutura 23 – (1962-03-12)12 March 1962 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
C 7 Stojko Vranković 21 – (1964-01-22)22 January 1964 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in) Zadar  
F 8 Ivan Sunara 26 – (1959-03-27)27 March 1959 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Zadar  
F 9 Emir Mutapčić 25 – (1960-05-27)27 May 1960 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
PG 10 Zoran Radović 24 – (1961-02-17)17 February 1961 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Andro Knego 28 – (1956-10-21)21 October 1956 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Cibona  
F 12 Sven Ušić 25 – (1959-08-19)19 August 1959 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) Cibona  
PF 13 Mihovil Nakić 29 – (1955-07-31)31 July 1955 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
F 14 Borislav Vučević 26 – (1958-08-29)29 August 1958 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) Bosna  
SF 15 Boban Petrović 27 – (1957-07-19)19 July 1957 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Partizan  
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    on 5 June 1985

1986 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 3rd among 24 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Dražen Petrović 21 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Cibona  
PG 5 Aleksandar Petrović 27 – (1959-02-16)16 February 1959 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Cibona  
C 6 Vlade Divac 18 – (1968-02-03)3 February 1968 2.16 m (7 ft 1 in) Sloga  
SF 7 Zoran Čutura 24 – (1962-03-13)13 March 1962 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
F 8 Veljko Petranović 26 – (1959-08-24)24 August 1959 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Zadar  
SF 9 Emir Mutapčić 26 – (1960-05-26)26 May 1960 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Bosna  
PG 10 Zoran Radović 25 – (1961-02-17)17 February 1961 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Stojko Vranković 22 – (1964-01-22)22 January 1964 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in) Zadar  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 29 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Stade Français  
C 13 Franjo Arapović 23 – (1965-06-02)2 June 1965 2.15 m (7 ft 1 in) Cibona  
SF 14 Dražen Dalipagić 34 – (1951-11-27)27 November 1951 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Giomo Venezia  
F 15 Danko Cvjetićanin 22 – (1963-10-16)16 October 1963 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Cibona  
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    on 5 July 1986

1987 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 3rd among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Dražen Petrović 22 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Cibona  
PG 5 Aleksandar Petrović 28 – (1959-02-16)16 February 1959 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Cibona  
PG 6 Aleksandar Đorđević 19 – (1967-08-26)26 August 1967 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Partizan  
F 7 Toni Kukoč 18 – (1968-09-18)18 September 1968 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Jugoplastika  
PF 8 Žarko Paspalj 21 – (1966-03-27)27 March 1966 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Partizan  
SF 9 Goran Grbović 26 – (1961-02-09)9 February 1961 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Partizan  
PG 10 Zoran Radović 26 – (1961-02-17)17 February 1961 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Stojko Vranković 23 – (1964-01-22)22 January 1964 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in) Zadar  
C 12 Ratko Radovanović 30 – (1956-10-16)16 October 1956 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Hitachi Venezia  
C 13 Vlade Divac 19 – (1968-02-03)3 February 1968 2.16 m (7 ft 1 in) Partizan  
C 14 Dino Rađa 20 – (1967-04-24)24 April 1967 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Jugoplastika  
F 15 Danko Cvjetićanin 23 – (1963-10-16)16 October 1963 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Cibona  
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    on 3 June 1987

1988 Olympic GamesEdit

Yugoslavia finished 2nd among 12 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Dražen Petrović 23 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Cibona  
SG 5 Zdravko Radulović 21 – (1966-12-12)12 December 1966 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Bosna  
SF 6 Zoran Čutura 26 – (1962-03-13)13 March 1962 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
F 7 Toni Kukoč 19 – (1968-09-18)18 September 1968 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Jugoplastika  
PF 8 Žarko Paspalj 22 – (1966-03-27)27 March 1966 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Partizan  
PG 9 Željko Obradović 28 – (1960-03-09)9 March 1960 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Partizan  
PG 10 Jure Zdovc 21 – (1966-12-13)13 December 1966 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Smelt Olimpija  
C 11 Stojko Vranković 24 – (1964-01-22)22 January 1964 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in) Zadar  
C 12 Vlade Divac 20 – (1968-02-03)3 February 1968 2.16 m (7 ft 1 in) Partizan  
C 13 Dino Rađa 21 – (1967-04-24)24 April 1967 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Jugoplastika  
C 14 Franjo Arapović 23 – (1965-06-02)2 June 1965 2.15 m (7 ft 1 in) Cibona  
F 15 Danko Cvjetićanin 24 – (1963-10-16)16 October 1963 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Cibona  
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    on 17 September 1988

1989 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 8 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Dražen Petrović 24 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Real Madrid  
SG 5 Zdravko Radulović 22 – (1966-12-12)12 December 1966 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Bosna  
SF 6 Zoran Čutura 27 – (1962-03-13)13 March 1962 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
F 7 Toni Kukoč 20 – (1968-09-18)18 September 1968 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Jugoplastika  
PF 8 Žarko Paspalj 23 – (1966-03-27)27 March 1966 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Partizan  
PG 9 Jure Zdovc 22 – (1966-12-13)13 December 1966 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Smelt Olimpija  
PG 10 Zoran Radović 28 – (1961-02-17)17 February 1961 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 11 Stojko Vranković 25 – (1964-01-22)22 January 1964 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in) Zadar  
C 12 Vlade Divac 21 – (1968-02-03)3 February 1968 2.16 m (7 ft 1 in) Partizan  
SG 13 Predrag Danilović 19 – (1970-02-26)26 February 1970 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) Partizan  
C 14 Dino Rađa 22 – (1967-04-24)24 April 1967 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Jugoplastika  
PF 15 Mario Primorac 27 – (1961-10-03)3 October 1961 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Bosna  
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    on 20 June 1989

1990sEdit

1990 World ChampionshipEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 16 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
SG 4 Dražen Petrović 25 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Portland Trail Blazers  
SG 5 Velimir Perasović 25 – (1965-02-09)9 February 1965 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Jugoplastika  
SF 6 Zoran Čutura 28 – (1962-03-13)13 March 1962 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Cibona  
F 7 Toni Kukoč 21 – (1968-09-18)18 September 1968 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Jugoplastika  
PF 8 Žarko Paspalj 24 – (1966-03-27)27 March 1966 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) San Antonio Spurs  
PG 9 Jure Zdovc 23 – (1966-12-13)13 December 1966 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Smelt Olimpija  
PG 10 Željko Obradović 30 – (1960-03-09)9 March 1960 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Partizan  
C 11 Radisav Ćurčić 24 – (1965-09-26)26 September 1965 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Smelt Olimpija  
C 12 Vlade Divac 22 – (1968-02-03)3 February 1968 2.16 m (7 ft 1 in) Los Angeles Lakers  
SF 13 Arijan Komazec 20 – (1970-01-23)23 January 1970 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) Zadar  
C 14 Zoran Jovanović 25 – (1965-05-25)25 May 1965 2.12 m (6 ft 11 in) Crvena zvezda  
C 15 Zoran Savić 23 – (1966-11-18)18 November 1966 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Jugoplastika  
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    on 8 August 1990

1991 EuroBasketEdit

Yugoslavia finished 1st among 8 teams.

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club
PG 4 Zoran Sretenović 26 – (1964-08-05)5 August 1964 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) POP 84  
SG 5 Velimir Perasović 26 – (1965-02-09)9 February 1965 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) POP 84