15 Jun 2011

Cameron to be Tall Blacks assistant coach

1:39 pm on 15 June 2011

Former Tall Black stalwart Pero Cameron will help coach the national basketball side.

37-year-old Cameron, who coaches Saints in the NBL, will be one of Nenad Vucinic's assistants.

Cameron first played for the Tall Blacks in 1992 and finished his career with the team at the World Champs in 2010.

The Tall Blacks will attend the Stankovic Cup in China at the end of July followed by a tournament in Macedonia and will contest the Ocaenia Champs in September with the winner qualifying for the London 2012 Olympics.

Chris Tupu and Dillion Boucher are the other assistant coaches.