TED Ankara Kolejliler

TED Ankara Kolejliler Spor Kulübü, more commonly known as TED Ankara Kolejliler is a professional basketball team from the city of Ankara in Turkey. Their home arena is the Ankara Arena with a capacity of 10,400 seats, which was opened in April 2010. The team currently competes in the Turkish Basketball First League (TBL), the second tier league of basketball in Turkey.

TED Ankara Kolejliler
TED Ankara Kolejliler logo
LeaguesTBL
Founded1954; 68 years ago (1954)
HistoryTED Ankara Kolejliler
(1954–present)
ArenaAnkara Arena
TOBB Sport Hall
Capacity10,400
2,000
LocationAnkara, Turkey
Team colorsRed, navy
   
PresidentKerem Mağdenli
Head coachEmrah Benli
Championships1 Turkish Basketball Cup
Websitewww.kolejliler.com

HistoryEdit

The team played in Turkish Basketball League (now called BSL) between 1966-1977, 1979-1981, 1982-1983, 1984-1985, 1990-1995, 1996-1997, 1998-2003 and 2006-2009. The team promoted the Turkish Basketball League (now called BSL) from the TB2L in May 2012.

The team made its European club competitions debut at the Cup Winners' Cup in the 1973-74 season due to winning Turkish Basketball Cup in 1972-73. In the early nineties, it reached the Korac Cup qualifying rounds three times, from 1991-92 to 1993-94. Most recently, it reached the 2014 Eurocup quarterfinals.[1]

Sponsorship namesEdit

TED Ankara Kolejliler has had several denominations through the years due to its sponsorship;

  • Kolej: 1966-1993
  • Tiffany Tomato Kolejliler: 1993-1994
  • Kolejliler: 1994-1996
  • TED Kolej: 1996-1998
  • Maydonoz Kolejliler: 1998-2001
  • TED Kolej: 2001-2006
  • CASA TED Kolejliler: 2006-2009
  • Optimum TED Ankara Kolejliler: 2009-2012
  • TED Ankara Kolejliler  : 2012-13
  • Aykon TED Ankara Kolejliler : 2013-2014
  • Rönesans TED Ankara Kolejliler : 2014–2015
  • Halk Enerji TED Ankara Kolejliler : 2018-present

PlayersEdit

Current rosterEdit

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

TED Ankara Kolejliler roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name Ht. Wt. Age
SF 4   Sarıaslan, Kaan 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) 25 – (1997-08-13)13 August 1997
F/C 9   Külçebaş, Önder 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) 40 – (1981-10-20)20 October 1981
PG 11   Özcan, Alper 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 85 kg (187 lb) 33 – (1989-08-15)15 August 1989
SF 12   Erdeniz, Caner 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 90 kg (198 lb) 35 – (1987-04-25)25 April 1987
SG   Kaya, Murat 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 89 kg (196 lb) 38 – (1984-06-13)13 June 1984
PF -   Akkoyun, Gökhan 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 27 – (1995-06-18)18 June 1995
Head coach
  •   Hasan Özmeriç
Assistant coach(es)
  •   Can Sevim
  •   Tunç Girgin
  •   Volkan Candost

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DC) Dual citizenship
  •   Injured

Updated: October 18, 2015

Notable playersEdit

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

Criteria

To appear in this section a player must have either:

  • Set a club record or won an individual award while at the club.
  • Played at least one official international match for their national team at any time.
  • Played at least one official NBA match at any time.

Season by seasonEdit

Season Tier League Pos. Turkish Cup European competitions
1972–73 1 TBL 3rd Champion
1991–92 1 TBL 5th 3 Korać Cup R32
1992–93 1 TBL 3rd 3 Korać Cup R64
1993–94 1 TBL 10th 3 Korać Cup R32
2005–06 2 TB2L 2nd
2006–07 1 TBL 6th
2007–08 1 TBL 9th
2008–09 1 TBL 16th
2009–10 2 TB2L 8th
2010–11 2 TB2L 5th
2011–12 2 TB2L 1st
2012–13 1 TBL 7th Quarterfinalist
2013–14 1 TBL 12th Group stage 2 Eurocup QF
2014–15 1 TBL 14th Quarterfinalist
2015–16 1 BSL 14th
2016–17 1 BSL 16th

HonoursEdit

InternationalEdit

DomesticEdit

ReferencesEdit

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