2 (in 1 host city)
| July 20–28|
China (12th title)
| 14 (from 44 federations)|
The 2001 Asian Basketball Confederation Championship for Men was the men's basketball qualifying tournament for FIBA Asia at the 2002 FIBA World Championship at United States.
2001 ABC Championship Wikipedia
According to the ABC rules, each zone had two places, and the hosts (China) and the best 5 teams of the previous Asian Championship were automatically qualified.
** Suspended by FIBA, replaced by Singapore which finished third in the Southeast Asian qualifiers.
With DPR Korea and Saudi Arabia out of the championship, the ABC has called for a redraw of the 14 participants in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on July 12.
Finalists qualified for the 2002 FIBA World Championship.Most Valuable Player: Yao Ming
Best Playmaker: Walid El Domiati
Best Rebounder: Yao Ming
Best 3-Pointer: Yang Kyun-Min
Best Coach: Johnny Neumann (Lebanon) and Wang Fei
Sportsmanship Award: Michael Madanly
All-Star Team: Yao Ming
Fadi El Khatib
Walid El Domiati