On a site of FBU the expanded list of candidates for a national team of Ukraine on basketball for preparation for the World university games and the European championship-2009 is published.
In the list of 28 surnames. 20 players protect colors of clubs of a superleague of FBU, six - act in UBL, two - in NBA. MBK "Nikolaev" are presented by three basketball players: Sergey Gladyr, Igor Silkovsky and Alexey Onufriyev. We will note that the head coach of the national team of Ukraine Valentin Melnichuk didn't include in the list a number of veterans, including Alexander Rayevsky's nikolayevets.
Here complete list of candidates. Defenders: Maxim Vilkhovetsky ("Dnepr"), Dmitry Zabirchenko (BQ "Donetsk"), Sergey Popov, Alexander Kolchenko (both are "Chemist"), Ilya Shemosyuk, Dmitry Dyatlovsky (both is "Pulsar"), Alexander Skutelnik ("Azovmash"), Sergey Gladyr, Igor Silkovsky (they are MBK "Nikolaev"), Denis Lukashov (BQ "Kiev"), Andrey Lebedev ("Goverla"), Artem Butsky (BQ "Odessa").
Forwards and center: Artur Drozdov, Maxim Pustozvonov, Oleg Saltovets, Vyacheslav Kravtsov (all - BQ "Kiev"), Alexey Onufriyev (MBK "Nikolaev"), Denis Yakovlev ("Budivelnik"), Maxim Korniyenko ("Dnepr"), Dmitry Glebov ("Krivbassbasket"), Andrey Agafonov, Stanislav Zavadsky, Dmitry Hodov (it is "Chemist"), Maxim Ivshin (BQ "Poltava"), Sergey Lishchuk ("Azovmash"), Roman Gumenyuk ("Pulsar"), Kirill Fesenko ("Utah"), Alexey Pecherov ("Washington").