South American Championships: Venezuela, Brazil, and Argentina dominate

South American Championships: Venezuela, Brazil, and Argentina dominate

The biggest hitters in South American Basketball continued to put a stranglehold on the field on Day 3 of the South American Championships. Argentina, Brazil, and Venezuela stayed undefeated to sit atop their respective groups, while Colombia also collected a second win of the tournament. Big wins were order of the day for the giants, […]

Antwan Wilkerson heads to Bolivia

Antwan Wilkerson heads to Bolivia

Antwan Wilkerson (201 cm, John C. Smith’14) has found a new team to play for in his rookie season as a pro this 2015. He is headed to Bolivia to play for Bolmar La Paz (Libobasquet). The 22-year-old debuted with Omonia Nicosia this 2014/15 and played 18 games for his former club and posted averages […]

K.C. Robbins added by Bolmar

K.C. Robbins added by Bolmar

K.C. Robbins (210 cm, University of Illinois-Chicago’11) is a recently added import by Bolmar La Paz (Bolivia-Libobasquet) this 2015. The 27-year-old Robbins began the 2014/15 season playing in Portugal for Galitos-Tley (LPB). He appeared in 11 games and produced averages of 9.4 ppg and 8.2 rpg. In 2013/14 K.C. signed with Russian club BC Ryazan […]

Tyray Petty inks with Cochabamba

Tyray Petty inks with Cochabamba

Tyray Petty (191 cm, Utah Valley’12) is heading to South America to play for Bolivian Liga Superior team La Salle-UPB Cochabamba. Last season the guard featured for Near East University (Cyprus, North League) and over fifteen games he notched averages 14.8 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 4.1 assists per game. Through the 2012/2013 Kenosha Ballers (USA, […]

Tim Parham to play in Bolivia

Tim Parham to play in Bolivia

Atletico Nacional/CAN of the Bolivian Superior League has tabbed American Tim Parham (206 cm, Md-E Shore´06) for the coming season. Parham has been busy recently competing in Eurobasket Summer League´s in Las Vegas and Indianapolis where he played for Team Venice and Team Amsterdam respectively. The power forward has played in South American before for […]

Paraguay beats Bolivia 81-62

Paraguay opened with a vitory at the South American Championship in Argentina. They toppled Bolivia in Group B yesterday. Federico Mellone (193-F/G-85) stepped up with 15 points to pace the winners. Bolivia enjoyed a slightly better start to the game. They registered a 17:’15 lead ten minutes into the encounter. However Paraguay bounced back in […]