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Antoine Broxsie to Al Ahly Cairo

Antoine Broxsie to Al Ahly Cairo

Antoine Broxsie (210 cm, Oklahoma State’02) will suit up for Egyptian Superleague outfit Al Ahly Cairo after agreeing terms. The veteran power forward is coming off a summer stint in…

Patrick Rembert added by Al Shams

Patrick Rembert added by Al Shams

Egyptian club Al Shams added American player Patrick Rembert (185 cm, Cal-Irvine’11) to the team roster for the 2014/2015 season. The point guard last took to the court for Al…

Brandon Cole now with Misr Insurance

Brandon Cole now with Misr Insurance

Brandon Cole (206 cm, Xavier’07) is set to continue his professional career with Misr Insurance Club (Egypt-Superleague) this 2014/15 season. In 2013/14 the Xavier alumnus did a 17-game stint with…

MaJic joins Gezira Cairo

MaJic joins Gezira Cairo

MaJic Dorsey (185 cm, Southern Indiana’05) has penned with current Egyptian Superleague champions Al Gezira Cairo for the 2014/2015 season. The American has most recently played for Piratas de Bogota…

Kelechi Anuna signed by Al Ittisalat

Kelechi Anuna signed by Al Ittisalat

Al Ittisalat (Egypt-Superleague) has landed a new guard in Kelechi Anuna (193 cm, Pfeiffer’12) and will be slotting him into their starting backcourt this 2014-15. Anuna is a 24-year-old Nigerian-American…

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 3: Groups A & B

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 3: Groups A & B

Only Groups A and B hit the hardwood in Day 3 of the FIBA World Cup 2014, but the six games on tap were well worth the price of admission.…

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 2

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 2

In Day 2 of the FIBA World Cup 2014 a few teams remain hot, garnering back to back wins and riding their momentum from Day 1. Seven teams are still…

Brandon Morris links with Cairo

Brandon Morris links with Cairo

Brandon Morris (186 cm, Green Bay´05) has been picked up by Al Ahly Cairo of the Egyptian Superleague for the remainder of the season. The American has been in action…

Mike Martin arrives as Somouha

Mike Martin arrives as Somouha

Mike Martin (201 cm, Chico State´08) has penned a deal with Egyptian Superleague team Somouha for the remainder of the campaign. The American is coming back from two seaons in…

AfroBasket 2013: Angola back on top of the podium

AfroBasket 2013: Angola back on top of the podium

Angola captured their 11th trophy in 24 years with a 57:40 win over Egypt in the AfroBasket 2013 championships game played Saturday. Angola returns to the top spot on the…

AfroBasket 2013: Egypt rolls on, Angola returns

AfroBasket 2013: Egypt rolls on, Angola returns

The AfroBasket 2013 championship game is set for Sunday with perennial participants Angola squaring off against Egypt. Angola qualified for the title game with a 66:59 victory over host club…

AfroBasket 2013: Nigeria falls to Senegal

AfroBasket 2013: Nigeria falls to Senegal

In the biggest upset of the AfroBasket 2013 competition, Senegal put together a solid middle game and outlasted a fourth-quarter comeback by 2012 London Olympics participants Nigeria, 64:63. Also advancing…

AfroBasket 2013: Egypt shocks Tunisia, QFs set

AfroBasket 2013: Egypt shocks Tunisia, QFs set

At first glance, the Egypt 77:67 victory over Tunisia in Tuesday’s Round of 16 play in the AfroBasket 2013 competition looks like a huge upset. Egypt had finished third in…

AfroBasket 2013: Groups A and C conclude prelims

AfroBasket 2013: Groups A and C conclude prelims

AfroBasket 2013 Groups A and C concluded their preliminary round on Saturday, setting up half of the brackets for the Eight Final Round that will tip off on Monday after…

AfroBasket 2013: Four teams remain unbeaten

AfroBasket 2013: Four teams remain unbeaten

The story on Day 4 of AfroBasket 2013 was blowouts as the average margin of victory for the four games played was just over 39 points. The closest game of…

AfroBasket 2013: Tunisia survives Moroccan scare

AfroBasket 2013: Tunisia survives Moroccan scare

Day 2 of the AfroBasket 2013 saw the defending champions, Tunisia, in one of the most hotly contested battles of the tournament so far when Morocco took them to the…

AfroBasket 2013 tips off in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

AfroBasket 2013 tips off in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

AfroBasket 2013 tipped off on Tuesday with four games to start the African qualifier for the FIBA World Cup 2014. The top three teams will advance to Spain 2014 from…

2013 Mediterranean Games moves to semis

2013 Mediterranean Games moves to semis

The 2013 Mediterranean Games got underway on Tuesday in Mersin, Turkey, with over 3,000 athletes from 24 countries competing in 27 sports. In Servet Tazegül Sports Hall, the basketball competition…

Omar Samhan signs with Ratiopharm Ulm

Omar Samhan signs with Ratiopharm Ulm

Omar Samhan (211 cm, St. Mary’s’10) is heading to Ratiopharm ULM (Germany, BBL) to replace the outgoing American Brian Cusworth (213 cm, Harvard’07). Cusworth joined Ulm in January but his…

U18 AfroBasket for Women: Senegal takes title

U18 AfroBasket for Women: Senegal takes title

The host squad Senegal earned the title of U18 AfroBasket for Women Champions with a 55-50 victory over Mali. Mali got out to an early lead finishing the first quarter…

U18 AfroBasket Tournament Team

U18 AfroBasket Tournament Team

All-Tournament Team for the U18 AfroBasket Championships for Men MVP: Saleh Ehab of Egypt Best Scorer: Saleh Ehab of Egypt Best Rebounder: Ndoye Aboulaye of Senegal Best Coach: Madiene Fall…

U18 AfroBasket Championship heads to Semis

U18 AfroBasket Championship heads to Semis

The quarter-finals of the U18 AfroBasket Championships for Men were played Thursday, Aug. 23, in Maputo, Mozambique. Coming out of the quarters to play on Friday in the semi-finals are…

U18 AfroBasket for Men Quarterfinal Schedule Aug. 23

U18 AfroBasket for Men Aug. 23, 2012 Classification Round 12:00 (GMT +2) Morocco – Rwanda Quarterfinals 14:00 Angola – Mali 16:00 Cote d’Ivoire – Ghana 18:00 Mozambique – Senegal 20:00…

Quarterfinals are set in U18 African Championships for Men

Quarterfinals are set in U18 African Championships for Men

The preliminary rounds have been completed and the U18 African Championships for Men have their quarterfinals set and ready to tip off on Thursday, Aug. 23rd in Maputo, Mozambique. In…

Groups for African U18 Championships are set.

The technical meeting of the AFROBASKET U18 Men was held in Maputo, to draw the competition groups. Teams participating in this championship were represented by their head of delegations and…

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