Does Ireland have an Olympic basketball team?

FIBA ranking 107 3 (9 August 2021)
Joined FIBA 1947
FIBA zone FIBA Europe
National federation Basketball Ireland
Olympic Games

Is there professional basketball in Ireland?

The league is an active member of Basketball Ireland, which is recognised by FIBA (also known as the International Basketball Federation) as the national governing body for basketball in Ireland. Neptune hold the record for most league titles, having won the competition 11 times.

Who was on the 1960 Olympic basketball team?


Name Position Team/School
Jerry Lucas Forward Ohio State
Oscar Robertson Forward Cincinnati
Adrian Smith Guard U.S. Armed Forces (Kentucky)
Jerry West Guard West Virginia

Who was on the 1988 US Olympic basketball team?


Name Position Height
Jeff Grayer G 6’6″
Hersey Hawkins G 6’2″
Dan Majerle G/F 6’5″
Danny Manning F 6’9″

Has there ever been an Irish NFL player?

Cornelius Joseph Connor Dennis “Neil” O’Donoghue (born 18 January 1953) is a former American football placekicker. He played in the National Football League (NFL) from 1977 to 1985 with the Buffalo Bills, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and the St. … He is the most recent Irish born American to play in the NFL.

Which coach led the US women’s basketball team to win gold at the 1984 Olympics?

The late Pat Summitt got a silver medal as a player in 1976 and led the U.S. team to gold in 1984. It’s not unusual that Staley is not staying for a second Olympic cycle; only UConn coach Geno Auriemma has coached the U.S. women’s national team in two Olympics (2012, 2016).

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What was the starting lineup for the 1992 Dream Team?

The Dream Team started Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Charles Barkley, and David Robinson.

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