1993 FIBA European League Final Four

1993 FIBA European League Final Four
Tournament details
Host city Athens
Host country Greece
Arena Peace and Friendship Stadium
Dates April 1993
Final positions
Champions Limoges CSP (1st title)
Runners-up Benetton Treviso
Third place PAOK
Fourth place Real Madrid
Tournament statistics
MVP Toni Kukoč

The 1993 FIBA European League Final Four was the Euroleague Final Four organized by FIBA Europe.

Limoges CSP won its first title after defeating Benetton Treviso in the final match. It was the first time a French team was the European champion.

Bracket

Semi-finals Final
  PAOK  77  
  Benetton Treviso  79  
 
      Benetton Treviso  55
    Limoges CSP  59
Third place
  Real Madrid  52   Real Madrid  70
  Limoges CSP  62     PAOK  76

Semifinals

Real Madrid – Limoges

13 April 1993
Report
Real Madrid 52–62 Limoges
Scoring by quarter: 26–36, 26–26
Pts: Sabonis 19
Rebs: Brown, Sabonis 10
Asts: Lasa 5
Pts: Young 20
Rebs: Young 7
Asts: Bilba, Zdovc 3
Peace and Friendship Stadium, Piraeus
Attendance: 12,000

PAOK – Benetton

13 April 1993
21:15
Report
PAOK 77–79 Benetton Treviso
Scoring by quarter: 51–45, 26–34
Pts: Prelević 21
Rebs: Levingston 12
Asts: three players 1
Pts: Rusconi 23
Rebs: Kukoč 8
Asts: Kukoč 10
Peace and Friendship Stadium, Piraeus
Attendance: 15,000
Referees: Reuven Virovnik (ISR), Iztok Rems (SLO)

Third place game

15 April 1993
19:00
Report
Real Madrid 70–76 PAOK
Scoring by quarter: 38–46, 32–30
Pts: Biriukov 15
Rebs: Sabonis 18
Asts: three players 2
Pts: Barlow 20
Rebs: Fasoulas 14
Asts: Korfas, Prelević 3
Peace and Friendship Stadium, Piraeus
Attendance: 12,000
Referees: Reuven Virovnik (ISR), Roger Ekström (SWE)

Final

15 April 1993
21:15
Report
Benetton Treviso 55–59 Limoges
Scoring by quarter: 28–22, 27–37
Pts: Teagle 19
Rebs: Rusconi 15
Asts: Kukoč, Mian 3
Pts: Young 18
Rebs: Redden 10
Asts: Zdovc 3
Peace and Friendship Stadium, Piraeus
Attendance: 7,000
Referees: Wieslaw Zych (POL), Iztok Rems (SLO)
Benetton
Limoges
Starters: P R A
PG
4
Marco Mian 5 3 3
SG
11
Terry Teagle 19 4 0
SF
7
Toni Kukoč 14 5 3
PF
12
Alberto Vianini 2 3 0
C
15
Stefano Rusconi 13 15 0
Reserves: P R A
PG
6
Massimo Iacopini 2 4 0
C
10
Nino Pellacani 0 3 0
SG
13
Germán Scarone 0 0 0
Head coach:
Petar Skansi
1993 European champions

CSP Limoges
First title
Starters: P R A
PG
9
Jure Zdovc 9 1 3
SG
5
Jimmy Vérove 3 2 0
SF
8
Michael Young 18 7 1
PF
14
Jim Bilba 15 8 0
C
15
Willie Redden 6 10 1
Reserves: P R A
PG
4
Frédéric Forte 4 1 2
PF
7
Richard Dacoury 3 4 0
C
13
Franck Butter 1 4 1
Head coach:
Božidar Maljković

Final Four 1993 MVP: Toni Kukoč (Benetton Treviso)

External links

  • FIBA Europe-European Championship 1992-93
  • Athens 1993: a surprise from France (Euroleague.net)
  • Linguasport
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