Bosnians secured top spot in Group D
Not much people believed that National team of Bosnia and Herzegovina will qualify to EuroBasket 2013 in Slovenia and even as a top team from Group D in Qualifications.
As soon as Coach Aleksandar Petrovic signed as new Head Coach for National team of Bosnia and Herzegovina many things became better.
It is now obvious that in many cases with previous coaches in Bosnia and Herzegovina National team it was waste of time.
Brother of late legendary player Drazen Petrovic create such a great atmosphere in team and the most important gave them winning mentality.
It is joy to watch with how many energy Bosnian players play in every game, or almost every. Self-confidence is on pretty high level.
As a player, Coach Aleksandar Petrovic was known as fighter, good defensive player but top long-range scorer as well. It is now his coaching philosophy, and it works.
Last night in crowded Skenderija Sport hall, Bosnia and Hercegovina demolished Romania with final score of 93-59, by quarters 25-12, 32-12, 21-20, 15-14.
It was obvious from the first second of the game, that Bosnians are not just satisfied that they are already qualified to EuroBasket 2013, they wanted to finish this Qualifications with win at front of their supporters.
Mirza Teletovic led Bosnians with 15 points and 8 rebounds, Zackary Wright, Nemanja Mitrovic and Nihad Djedovic scored 12 points each.
After 9 played games in EuroBasket 2013 Qualifications, Zackary Wright is a leader in Assists per game as he averaged 7.4, and Mirza Teletovic is second best scorer with 24.3 points per game.
It is another one sign of great quality of National team of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
When Aleksandar Petrovic signed as new coach of Bosnia and Herzegovina National team, he promised that they will qualify to EuroBasket 2013 in Slovenia and he made his promise.
Congratulations to Coach Aleksandar Petrovic and National team of Bosnia and Herzegovina for all great results in EuroBasket 2013 Qualifications.