Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Nigeria Internationally
Authors:


 
Olusegun Ikuesan

Facebook
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Nigerian basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
DStv PBL Stage Two Standings
Group A
 1. Hoops and Read 2-1 
 2. Kwara Falcons 2-1 
 3. Niger Potters 2-1 
 4. Plateau Peaks 0-3 
Group B
 1. Gombe B. 3-0 
 2. Kano Pillars 2-1 
 3. Customs 1-2 
 4. Oluyole W. 0-3 
Stage One Standings
Last:9/7/2017
African Champions Cup Standings
Group A
 1 ASS Sale 4-1 
 2 ES Rades 4-1 
 3 Interclube 3-2 
 4 City Oilers 2-3 
 5 Kano Pillars 1-4 
 6 ASB NG 1-4 
Group B
 1 US Monastir 5-0 
 2 Libolo 3-2 
 3 GS Petroliers 3-2 
 4 Fer.Beira 2-3 
 5 ASB Mazembe 1-4 
 6 Gombe B. 1-4 
Last:12/16/2017
Articles
Interviews

D'Tigers Narrowly escapes Cote D'Ivoire, 78-77 - Sep 9, 2017


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET NEWS
  follow us on Facebook Twitter


Ikechukwu
Diogu
Defending champions of the FIBA Afrobasket for Men made their presence known with the victory over Cote D'Ivoire 78-77, but not with a serious fight. An expected-unexpected result it turned out to be, with the notable change of 95% percent of players who brought the championship trophy to Nigeria. Only captain of the team Ikechukwu Diogu (204-C/F-83, college: Arizona St.) returned to represent his country, leaving the former players absent and replaced with new ones. Current head coach of team Nigeria, Alex Nwora led the team all he could, putting the pieces together, came out victorious, but realized that there is a lot to be done. Most experienced player and captain Ikechukwu Diogu finished with 31 points and eight rebounds while Ike Iroegbu came up with 15 points, one rebound, seven assists and three steals. Okaro Akakume scored the decisive shot with 17 seconds remaining at the fourth quarter to turn the table in favour to Nigeria. Fans are looking forward to a better performance for the D'Tigers on their way to reclaiming the trophy. Nigeria would face Mali today.
Courtesy of: titanbasketbal.com

  




Anthony
Odunsi
Anthony Odunsi (ex Caen) is a newcomer at Sabres - 2 days ago
ANTHONY ODUNSI Sandringham Sabres (SEABL) added to their roster 25-year old Nigerian international guard Anthony Odunsi (193-93kg-92, college: Houston Baptist). He just played at Caen Basket Calvados in French ProB. But in two games he recorded only 1.5ppg and 1.5rpg this season. The last season Odunsi played at Stjarnan (Dominos League) in Iceland where in 16 games he averaged impressive 16.1ppg, 6.1rpg, 2.5apg and 1.4spg. He helped them to end the regular season as a second best team i...   [read more]

Trevor
Mbakwe
Trevor Mbakwe selected the top Nigerian playing abroad in last week's games - 5 days ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Nigerian players, who play currently abroad. Giannis Antetokounmpo (211-G/F-94, agency: Octagon Europe) could not help the Milwaukee Bucks (32-25) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the Milwaukee Bucks (32-25) lost 123-134 on the road to the Denver Nuggets.    [read more]

Gani Lawal
Gani Lawal (ex Petrochimi) agreed terms with San Lorenzo - 5 days ago
GANI LAWAL San Lorenzo de Almagra (LigaA) inked 29-year old Nigerian ex-international power forward Gani Lawal (206-106kg-88, college: Georgia Tech, agency: Octagon Europe). He played recently at Petrochimi in Iranian Superleague. He helped them to win the regular season and make it to the semifinals. Lawal also played for Karesi Spor in Turkish TBL earlier that season where in 16 Superleague games he recorded very impressive stats: 16.4ppg, 9.8rpg and 1.4bpg this season. He was also sel...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
1 | 2 | 3

Site Map:
Afrobasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2018 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.