Nigeria Rosters

Nigeria 2021 African World Cup Qualifier Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Pre-NBA Draft Team Nationality
Michael Afuwape PG 6-1 N/A Aug 17, 1998 N/A   Nigeria
Ibe Abuchi Agu G 6-7 N/A May 2, 1997 N/A   Nigeria
Bright Akhuetie C 6-8 251 Sep 12, 1996 Kaduna   Nigeria
Deji Akindele C 7-1 240 Apr 2, 1983 Lagos Chicago State Nigeria
Victor Anthony C 6-10 N/A Dec 14, 1992 N/A   Nigeria
Rueben Abuchi Chinyelu C 6-10 230 Sep 30, 2003 Thies   Senegal
Nigeria
Ike Diogu PF 6-8 255 Sep 11, 1983 Buffalo (NY) Arizona State United States
Nigeria
T.K. Edogi F 6-8 220 Feb 21, 1994 Surprise (AZ) Iona United States
Nigeria
Mike Efevberha G 6-4 195 Aug 22, 1984 Pompano Beach (FL) Cal State Northridge United States
Nigeria
John Egbunu C 6-9 253 Oct 31, 1994 Bauchi Florida Nigeria
Amanze Egekeze F 6-8 220 Dec 3, 1995 Lake In The Hills (IL) Belmont United States
Nigeria
Ben Emelogu G 6-5 215 Nov 24, 1994 Grand Prairie (TX) Southern Methodist United States
Nigeria
Michael Patrick Gbinije SF 6-6 200 Jun 5, 1992 Hartford (CT) Syracuse United States
Nigeria
Ike Iroegbu G 6-2 195 Mar 14, 1995 Elk Grove (CA) Washington State United States
Nigeria
U.C. Iroegbu G 6-0 182 Aug 20, 1996 Sacramento (CA) Stony Brook United States
Nigeria
Christian Mekowulu F 6-8 245 Mar 17, 1995 Lagos Texas A&M Nigeria
Chimezie Metu PF 6-10 225 Mar 22, 1997 Los Angeles (CA) USC United States
Nigeria
Ikenna Ndugba PG 6-0 185 Jun 11, 1998 Boston (MA) Greensboro Swarm United States
Nigeria
Ike Nwamu GF 6-5 205 Jun 3, 1993 Greensboro (NC) UNLV United States
Nigeria
Jordan Nwora F 6-8 226 Sep 9, 1998 Buffalo (NY) Louisville United States
Nigeria
Chris Obekpa PF 6-9 230 Nov 14, 1993 Centereach (NY) UNLV United States
Nigeria
Michael Oguine PG 6-1 171 Dec 23, 1996 Reseda (CA) Montana United States
Omotayo Jordan Ogundiran PG 5-11 170 Nov 30, 1996 Chatsworth (CA) Cal Poly - Pomona United States
Nigeria
Josh Okogie SG 6-4 220 Sep 1, 1998 Lagos Georgia Tech Nigeria
United States
Godwin Ekene Omenaka C 6-9 218 Oct 9, 2000 N/A   Nigeria
Keith Omoerah GF 6-5 200 Mar 2, 1992 Winnipeg   Canada
Nigeria
Emmanuel Omogbo PF 6-8 210 May 28, 1995 Lanham (MD) Colorado State United States
Nigeria
Miye Oni SF 6-5 206 Aug 4, 1997 Los Angeles (CA) Yale United States
Nigeria
Ugonna Onyenso C 6-11 225 Sep 25, 2004 Owerri Kentucky Nigeria
Michel Oriakhi PG 5-10 N/A May 9, 2003 N/A   Nigeria
Ben Uzoh SG 6-3 205 Mar 18, 1988 Houston (TX) Tulsa United States
Nigeria
Abdulwahad Yakubu F 6-7 187 May 6, 1990 N/A   Nigeria

Recent Nigeria History

Year Event Result
2021 African World Cup Qualifier N/A
2021 FIBA AfroBasket 9th
2021 Olympic Games 10th
2020 AfroBasket Qualifiers N/A
2019 FIBA World Cup 17th
2017 African World Cup Qualifier Gold
2017 FIBA AfroBasket Silver
2016 Olympic Games 10th
2016 Team USA Exhibitions N/A
2015 FIBA AfroBasket Gold
2013 FIBA AfroBasket 7th
2013 Borislav Stankovic Cup N/A
2012 Olympic Games 10th
2012 Olympic Qualifiers Bronze
2011 FIBA AfroBasket Bronze
2009 FIBA AfroBasket 5th
2007 FIBA AfroBasket 5th
2007 U19 World Cup 13th
2006 FIBA World Cup 14th
1998 FIBA World Cup 13th