It’s one of the best traditions in basketball. Our boys from Urspring Academy made sure they got their ultimate trophy after winning the national NBBL championship in Germany on Sunday night. U 1 L!
Last night, our boys from the Urspring Academy beat out the home team Breitengüßbach (83:71) to win their 5th (!!!!!) NBBL championship. High-5s to Ralph Junge and Michael Spöcker for underlying their status as the premier youth program in Germany. SAUBER BURSCH’N!!!
Our boys from the Urspring Academy (Germany) won last night’s final at the famous Arby’s Classic in Tennessee. They are the first foreign team to take the title in this storied high-school basketball tournament’s 30 year history! Urspring beat Mentor (Ohio) 63-51 in front of a capacity crowd in hard fought (but ugly) battle. “Winning [...]
Urspring Academy defeats defending champs Christ School at famous Arby’s Classic (Tennessee) and advances to final game. Should Urspring beat Mentor (Ohio) on Monday night (6:30 PM), it would mark the first time an international team takes the title at this most prestigious high-school basketball tournament. Special shout-out to Malik Muller, who scored 29 points [...]
Germany’s highly decorated Urspring Academy will play the semi-finals at famous Arby’s Basketball Classic (Tennessee) versus defending champions Christ School tonight at 8m. Coach Michael Spoecker and his boys blew out Dobyns-Bennett in the quarterfinals 72:43, by shooting 58% from the field – and 16/10 from beyond the arch! Now that’s Euro. Good luck for [...]
Shout-Out and props to Urspring Academy Alumni Akeem Vargas, who won youngster of the month honors in Germany’s Pro-A league for stellar performances with BG Göttingen.
Urspring Academy – which always takes the court in K1X – is Germany’s #1 breeding ground for supreme basketball talent. Coach Felix Czerny’s under-19 squad recently qualified for the national final four championship (for the sixth straight time). The 4x NBBL champs will play for the national crown in mid May. We’re rooting for you, [...]
Team Urspring, the reigning NBBL (German Youth League) champions, just came back from a two-week tour through China, participating in the 4-Continent-Tournament. During the intense stretch of 9 games in 11 days the German squad faced off against teams including Australia, USA and host nation China. Going up against college graduates who play professionally in [...]
After a 68-67 nailbiter in the semis, Team ALBA Urspring brought their a-game when it mattered most: in the Final. With a decisive 63-50 win over Berlin, the Academy clinched the NBBL crown thereby making it three out of the last four. Congratulations guys – we’re really proud of you!
The Final Four of the German NBBL (First Youth Division) tips off this weekend in Bamberg – and that’s business as usual for the K1X warriors from notorious Urspring Academy. Team ALBA Urspring is the only youth program that has been in all of the three Final Fours that have ever been played, winning an [...]
Malik Mueller has been selected to represent his home country at the Jordan Brand Classic in New York this past week and took home the MVP trophy. If he’s not turning heads in the Big Apple Malik is playing the two for the Urspring Academy in Ehingen.