Oostende takes on the Dutch Groningen in the eighth finals of the FIBA Europe Cup basketball. With this, the Belgian and Dutch national champions against each other. That turned out to be Thursday, after the Munich carried out a draw.
The first leg is on march 6, played in Ostend. The return a week later with in Groningen. The Dutch were third in the second group stage of the FIBA Europe Cup, behind Sassari and Varese. In the quarter-finals awaits a duel with the same Varese (with Jean Salumu) or Pristina (with Khalid Boukichou).
Ostend gave Wednesday a ticket for the eighth-finals of the Champions League from the hands by following a renewal with 94-100 to lose of Strasbourg. The kustploeg was sixth in his group, only the top four came by. For the forces of Dario Gjergja, there was the safety net of the FIBA Europe Cup. The Antwerp Giants have come in the last sixteen on the kampioenenbal. Friday is the opponent of the team of Roel Moors known. The draw will take place at 12h. (belga)