Glen Saville

Glen Saville is a two-time Olympian having played for the Boomers in 2004 Athens and 2008 Beijing. Saville completed a two-year AIS scholarship and then was recruited into the NBL in 1995 by the Wollongong Hawks. Saville missed the 2006 World Championships and Commonwealth Games through injury but recovered to contest the 2008 Olympics. Saville was a stalwart player in the NBL Hawks lineup, playing just one season for another side – the Sydney Kings in 2007/08.

Olympic Results

Beijing 2008 - Summer Olympic Games

Basketball - Men
Preliminaries Group A - Match 11 - AUS V CRO HT: 31-47, FT: 82-97 CRO 82-97 Loss
Preliminaries Group A - Match 24 - ARG V AUS HT: 39-29, FT: 85-68 ARG 85-68 Loss
Preliminaries Group A - Match 32 - AUS V IRI HT: 53-29, FT: 106-68 IRI 106-68 Win
Preliminaries Group A - Match 44 - RUS V AUS HT: 33-49, FT: 80-95 RUS 80-95 Win
Preliminaries Group A - Match 56 - AUS V LTU HT: 55-29, FT: 106-75 LTU 106-75 Win
Quarterfinal HT: 43-55, FT: 85-116 USA 85-116 Loss
Final Placing 7 / 12

Athens 2004 - Summer Olympic Games

Basketball - Men
Preliminaries Group B - Match 12 - GRE V AUS HT: 35-33 GRE 76-54 Loss
Preliminaries Group B - Match 20 - AUS V ANG HT: 45-29 ANG 83-59 Win
Preliminaries Group B - Match 33 - USA V AUS HT: 47-51 USA 89-79 Loss
Preliminaries Group B - Match 43 - AUS V PUR HT: 51-41 PUR 82-87 Loss
Preliminaries Group B - Match 56 - LTU V AUS HT: 52-28 LTU 100-85 Loss
Classification 9-10 HT: 34-48 NZL 80-98 Win
Final Placing 9 / 12