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Brandon Givens links with Bogota

Brandon Givens links with Bogota

Brandon Givens (198 cm, NC Wesleyan’13) has been picked up by Piratas de Bogota and will play in the Colombian DirecTV Liga next season. The guard turned professional in the…

Cimarrones de Choco wins Colombian Liga

Cimarrones de Choco wins Colombian Liga

The Colombian Liga DirecTV was decided by the tie break game in the finals series as Cimarrones de Choco defeated Guerreros de Bogota 76-78. An exciting, tense, and close game…

Ryan Holmes added by Bucaros

Ryan Holmes added by Bucaros

Ryan Holmes (197 cm, Philander Smith´05) will return to Colombia after signing for Bucaros Freskaleche (DirecTV League). The guard/forward will replace fellow American Santos Martinez (198 cm, Livingstone´06) who is…

Kyle Lamonte joins Guerreros Bogota

Kyle Lamonte joins Guerreros Bogota

Kyle Lamonte (191 cm, William Carey´08) has been added to the team at Guerreros de Bogota in the Colombian Liga DirecTV. Guerreros are sitting top of the league standings at…

Luke Evans joins Chocó

Luke Evans joins Chocó

Luke Evans (203 cm, California Baptist University´13) will become the new big man for Cimarrones del Chocó (Colombia, Liga Direc TV) after agreeing terms with the franchise. The center is…

Juan Palacios signs with Lietuvos Rytas

Juan Palacios signs with Lietuvos Rytas

Colombian Juan Palacios (204 cm) will be adding depth to the roster of Lithuanian team Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius this upcoming 2013-14 season. The 28-year-old Palacios played for JSF Nanterre from…

Parrish Brown inks with Bambuqueros

Parrish Brown inks with Bambuqueros

Parrish Brown (185 cm, Maryland’07) has signed a deal to play with Bucaros de Bucaramanga in the Colombian DPB. The American has been playing with Naglis Palangos in the Lithuanian…

Brian Egwuatu joins Aguilas de Tunja

Brian Egwuatu joins Aguilas de Tunja

Brian Egwuatu (199 cm, USC-Aiken’09) has been signed by the Aguilas de Tunja from Colombia’s DPB. The 27-year-old Nigerian is set to replace injured Tyrone Rayson. He is expected to bring…

Brandon Crawford inks with Academia

Brandon Crawford inks with Academia

American forward Brandon Crawford (201 cm, Albion College’06) has inked a deal with Academia de la Montana (Colombia, DPB) to join the team for the second phase of the season.…

Dante Hunter added by Caribbean Heat

Dante Hunter added by Caribbean Heat

Dante Hunter (191 cm, Calumet’07) is headed to Colombia as has been signed by the Caribbean Heat de Cartagena. Hunter spent 2012 playing for Cartago from Costa Rica’s LBS. There…

Joshua Dollard added by Bucaros

Joshua Dollard added by Bucaros

Joshua Dollard (203 cm, USC Aiken’09) is headed to South America. He’s been signed by the Bucaros de Bucaramanga from Colombia (DPB). He is said to be replacing Timothy Jennings…

Jermaine Abraham signs with Once Caldas

Jermaine Abraham signs with Once Caldas

Once Caldas de Manizales (Colombia, DPB) has signed American Jermaine Abraham (202 cm, Elizabeth City’10) until the end of the season. The team also announced that it has released Taverius…

Courtney Nelson moves to Cucuta

Courtney Nelson moves to Cucuta

Halcones de Cucuta (Colombia, DPB) has brought in American guard Courtney Nelson (186 cm, William Pater’09) to strengthen the roster. Going the other way is American forward Omar Sanders (200…

Terrell Taylor signs with Aguilas

Terrell Taylor signs with Aguilas

Terrell Taylor (203 cm, Virginia Tech’03) has been brought into the team at Aguilas de Tunja (Colombia, DPB) to replace the injured Curtis Williams (205 cm, Louisiana Tech’00). 32-year old…

Taverius Wilkins signs with Once Caldas de Manizales

Taverius Wilkins signs with Once Caldas de Manizales

Taverius Wilkins (211 cm, Wilberforce’10) has been signed by Once Caldas de Manizales from Colombia’s Copa Federacion. Wilkins started the 2012-13 season playing for Cercle Municipal Casablance from Morocco’s Division…

Jake Blankenship signs in Colombia

Jake Blankenship (207 cm, Southeastern’11) has signed with Colombian club Once Caldas. He is replacing Christopher Moore. Jake Blankenship played in Portugal before.…

Giovanni Rivera named coach of the Patriotas de Boyaca

Patriotas de Boyaca of the Colombian Federation Cup have announced that they have hired Giovanni Rivera as their new coach. Rivera has been coaching the Mexican U18 squad and has…

Once Caldas announce import players

Once Caldas announce import players

Once Caldas announced the three players that they will put on their roster as imports for the 2012 Federation Cup. Tayron Thomas is a 1.91m guard from the US who…

FIBA Americas U18 Women’s Championships – Day 2

The FIBA Americas U18 Women’s Championships completed their second day of competition in Gurabo, Puerto Rico with the US and Brazil getting off to quick 2-0 in pool play in…

First win for Chile, beating Columbia with 76-66

Chile registered the first win at the South American Championship. They defeated Colombia in the second round of Group A action. Erik Carrasco (181-PG-83) came up with 17 points and…