Nigeria Rosters

Nigeria 2019 FIBA World Cup Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Pre-NBA Draft Team Nationality
Caleb Agada GF 6-3 209 Aug 31, 1994 Ottawa   Canada
Nigeria
Ibeabuchi Agu G 6-7 N/A May 2, 1997 N/A   Nigeria
Deji Akindele C 7-1 240 Apr 2, 1983 Lagos Chicago State Nigeria
Al-Farouq Aminu F 6-9 220 Sep 21, 1990 Atlanta (GA) Wake Forest United States
Nigeria
Alade Aminu C 6-10 225 Sep 14, 1987 Stone Mountain (GA) Georgia Tech United States
Nigeria
Ike Diogu PF 6-8 255 Sep 11, 1983 Buffalo (NY) Arizona State United States
Nigeria
Eli Abraham Dung PG 6-2 N/A Oct 14, 1994 N/A   Nigeria
Mike Efevberha G 6-4 195 Aug 22, 1984 Pompano Beach (FL) Cal State Northridge United States
Nigeria
Obi Emegano GF 6-3 215 Apr 29, 1993 Edmond (OK) Oral Roberts United States
Nigeria
Michael Gbinije SF 6-6 200 Jun 5, 1992 Hartford (CT) Syracuse United States
Nigeria
David Godwin SG 6-5 N/A Nov 1, 1996 N/A   Nigeria
Ekene Ibekwe F 6-9 220 Jul 19, 1985 Los Angeles (CA) Maryland United States
Nigeria
Ike Iroegbu G 6-2 195 Mar 14, 1995 Elk Grove (CA) Washington State United States
Nigeria
Tonye Jekiri C 7-0 227 Jul 23, 1994 Lagos Miami (FL) Nigeria
United States
Bryant Mbamalu SG 6-2 194 Dec 11, 1991 Houston (TX) Louisiana United States
Nigeria
Tosin Mehinti F 6-9 238 May 30, 1994 Lithonia (GA) UAB United States
Nigeria
Onyebuchi Vincent Nwaiwu - N/A N/A Aug 20, 1998 N/A   Nigeria
Ike Nwamu GF 6-5 210 Jun 3, 1993 Greensboro (NC) UNLV United States
Nigeria
Lotanna Nwogbo FC 6-8 255 May 30, 1993 Lithonia (GA) Longwood United States
Nigeria
Jordan Nwora F 6-8 215 Sep 9, 1998 Buffalo (NY) Louisville United States
Nigeria
Chris Obekpa PF 6-9 230 Nov 14, 1993 Centereach (NY) UNLV United States
Nigeria
Uche Ofoegbu GF 6-4 220 Oct 10, 1993 San Antonio (TX) UNLV United States
Nigeria
Braxton Ogbueze G 6-1 181 Nov 23, 1993 Charlotte (NC) Charlotte United States
Nigeria
Michael Ojo G 6-5 200 Jun 28, 1989 Santa Monica (CA) Lehigh United States
Nigeria
Augustine Okosun FC 6-11 239 Jul 4, 1986 Benin City Northwood (FL) Nigeria
Stan Okoye GF 6-6 215 Apr 10, 1991 Raleigh (NC) Virginia Military United States
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
Michael Umeh G 6-2 205 Sep 18, 1984 Houston (TX) UNLV United States
Nigeria
Musa Mohammed Usman GF 6-4 N/A Sep 27, 1991 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
Talib Zanna PF 6-9 230 Oct 1, 1990 Kaduna Pittsburgh Nigeria

Recent Nigeria History

Year Event Result
2019 FIBA World Cup N/A
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