Former Australian Olympic basketball player dies
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP)
Ian Davies, the former Australian Olympic basketball player who played at Graceland University in Iowa, has died. He was 57.
Basketball Australia said in a statement Friday that Davies died Thursday at his home in Hobart, Tasmania. No other details were disclosed.
Davies, a forward, represented Australia in the 1980 and 1984 Olympics and the 1982 and 1986 world championships.
A member of the Sydney Kings' inaugural National Basketball League team in 1988, Davies played on several other NBL teams, including Launceston's 1981 championship squad.