09 October, 2018
05 May, 2019
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Star Lineup revealed, Blatt Best Young Player

ANTWERP (Belgium) - During the Basketball Champions League Awards Ceremony on Saturday, a couple of season prizes were awarded.

Besides the MVP of the Season, the Best Plays (Dunk, Assist, Block), the Best Young Player, the Star Lineup and the Best Coach awards were announced during an Awards Ceremony, in presence of participating clubs, media representatives, European Leagues, FIBA and Basketball Champions League's senior officials.

The following awards were announced:

MVP of the Season: Tyrese RICE (Brose Bamberg)
Star Lineup: Tyrese RICE (Brose Bamberg), Kevin PUNTER (Segafredo Virtus Bologna), Tim ABROMAITIS (Iberostar Tenerife), Vince HUNTER (AEK), Ismael BAKO (Telenet Giants Antwerp)
Best Young Player: Tamir BLATT (Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem)
Best Coach
: Roel MOORS (Telenet Giants Antwerp)

Best Assist: Dejan KRAVIC (Segafredo Virtus Bologna)

Best Block
: Chris EYENGA (Montakit Fuenlabrada)

Best Dunk
: Jamal JONES (PAOK)

The Star Lineup was chosen according to a public vote which was equally distributed: 1/3 of the votes from the fans, 1/3 of the votes from media representatives, and 1/3 of the votes from the coaches of the 32 participating teams.

In addition, the Star Lineup Second Best Team has been announced, and is formed by James FELDEINE (Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem), Paris LEE (Telenet Giants Antwerp), Amath M'BAYE (Segafredo Virtus Bologna), Ovie SOKO (UCAM Murcia), and Colton IVERSON (Iberostar Tenerife).

 Rewatch the Awards ceremony here: