Full Name:
Nikola Vucurovic
Position:
Guard
College:
N/A
Team:
Lovcen (Yugoslavia)
Height:
6-7 (2.01 m)
Weight:
205 (93 kg)
Birthdate:
May 17, 1980
Birthplace:
Yugoslavia

Statistics

HIGHLIGHTS
A promising young player who has shown significant improvement in the last season.
Has played both guard spots for Lovcen in his two seasons with the team.
After playing only 17 minutes per game in the 2000-01 season, his playing time shot up to more than 32 minutes per game this season.

A member of the Yugoslavian Junior National Team and Under-21 National Team.
Participated in the Global Games in Dallas in 2001 and the World University Games in China in 2001, helping his team to victory in the latter competition.

In 2001-02 season, averaged 12.2 points per game as a starter for Lovcen.

In 2000-01 season, contributed 5.5 points per game in limited playing time.

Played for Ibon Niksic in Yugoslavia for the 1999-2000 season, averaging 7.6 points per game.

Played for Vojvodina in Yugoslavia for the 1998-99 season, averaging 4.6 points in limited duty.

Scouting reports indicate that he has a quick release and excellent shooting mechanics.
He is adept at running the point guard spot but has mostly played at the shooting guard spot.

STATISTICS - Lovcen (Yugoslavia)
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2000-01 21   25 47 .532 23 40 .575 32 8 15   115 5.5
2001-02 22   72 99 .727 53 78 .679 57 20 23   269 12.2
TOTALS 43   97 146 .664 76 118 .644 89 28 38   384 8.9
Three-point field goals: 2000-01, 14-for-58 (.241); 2001-02, 24-for-98 (.245). Totals: 38-for-156 (.244).