1949 Yugoslav First Basketball League

The 1949 Yugoslav First Basketball League season is the 5th season of the Yugoslav First Basketball League, the highest professional basketball league in SFR Yugoslavia.

Yugoslav First Basketball League
Season1949
Teams10
Games played90
Final positions
Top seedCrvena zvezda
ChampionsCrvena zvezda
(4th title)
Runners-upPartizan
1948
1950
All statistics correct as of 26 April 2017.

It was the first time the competition was held as a traditional league with every team playing every other team twice, home and away. In previous years, the competition had been held as a tournament in a single location.

Regular seasonEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Teams Pts Pld W L PF PA Champion or relegation
1. Crvena zvezda 34 18 17 1 796 475 Champion
2. Partizan 32 18 16 2 719 434
3. Mladost 24 18 12 6 554 491
4. Jedinstvo 22 18 11 7 676 657
5. Metalac 18 18 9 9 592 527
6. Železničar Ljubljana 16 18 8 10 592 567
7. Enotnost 16 18 8 10 556 585
8. Proleter Zrenjanin 10 18 5 13 512 665
9. Lokomotiva Rijeka 6 18 3 15 495 795
10. Milicionar Sarajevo 2 18 1 17 228 254

Winning RosterEdit

The winning roster of Crvena zvezda:

Coach:   Nebojša Popović

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