Sasa Zagorac

  • Born (age)
  • ClubLukoil Academic (Bulgaria)
  • Squad Number17
  • PositionPower Forward / Center
  • NationalitySLO
  • Height205cm / 6'9''

Sasa Zagorac is a power forward who is able to bang inside but also posseses a nice touch from the outside. He is known to have a very high basketball IQ. He has a great body for a power forward. Coaches like him because he also plays smart defense. Due to his high basketball IQ he is also a decent passer for his size and position. He is in his prime basketball years right now and many experts believe he is ready for top level competition. During the years Sasa Zagorac was overlooked and didn’t get the right opportunity to shine and show his skills.


2000-2001: Union Olimpija Ljubljana Junior Team
2001-2002: Union Olimpija Ljubljana II (1B): in spring was tested by Snaidero Udine (Italy-SerieA)
2002-2003: Birokrat SQL Ljublana (1A, starting five)
2003-2004: Union Olimpija Ljubljana (1A)
2004-2005: Superfund Bulls Kapfenberg (Austria-A Bundesliga, starting five) then moved to Rogla Atras Zrece (1A), but released at the end of Jan.’05
2005-2006: In Jan.’06 signed at Postojnska jama Postojna (1A)
2006 July: Pepsi Pro Summer League in Orlando (New Jersey Nets)
2006-2007: Caja Rural Melilla (Spain-LEB)
2007-2008: Caja Rural Melilla (Spain-LEB)
2008-2009: Aguas de Valencia – Gandia Basquet (Spain-LEB Gold, starting five)
2009-2010: Alaior Coinga (Spain-LEB Silver, starting five)
2010-2011: in Jan.’11 signed at B.A. Shiraz (Iran-Superleague, starting five)
2011-2012: Banca Tercas Teramo (Italy-SerieA, starting five), in Nov.’11 moved to Knet Rioja Clavijo (Spain-LEB Gold)
2012-2013: Aget Service Imola (Italy-Lega2), in Dec.’12 moved to LOGO Grosuplje (Slovenia-Telemach League)
2014-2015: Zlatorog Lasko (Telemach League, starting five)
2015/2016: Union Olimpija (Slovenia Telemach League,starting five)
2016: Lukoil Academic (Bulgaria)

FIBA Europe Cup Second stage Round 1, 14.12.2016.
Lukoil vs Benfica 84-72
White#17 – Stats 22min,15pts,3reb,1as,1st

FIBA Europe Cup Regular season Round 4, 09.11.2016.
Bnei Hertzeliyya vs Lukoil 84-79
Red#17 – Stats 24min,16pts,3reb,1as

Sasa Zagorac highlights

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