D’Tigress Clinch Afrobasket Bronze

Nigeria’s Senior Women basketball team overcame a tense start to beat Angola 65-55 to claim the bronze medal at the just concluded 2015 Afrobasket competition for Women. The win also means that Nigeria will have to [...]

Afrobasket: Nigeria has heartbreaking 71-70 loss to Cameroon

Controversial decisions, frenzied atmosphere and restless fans, the rivalry between Nigeria and Cameroon in football is very well documented. The occasion is where a moment of glory could turn into one of despair within the blink [...]

Nigeria gets revenge, beats Mozambique 71-66 in Afrobasket quarterfinal  

  Meeting for the second time in just under a month, D’Tigress defeated Mozambique 71-66 in the quarterfinal round of the 2015 Afrobasket Competition in Yaoundé. Cameroon. Nigeria recently defeated their Mozambican counterparts in the All [...]

Afrobasket Women: Nigeria Dominates Algeria 79-49, Advances To Quarterfinals

The Nigeria Women’s Basketball Team amassed 40 minutes of efficient offense and pesky defense in its final group game against Algeria and in the process recorded its second largest margin of victory of the 2015 Women [...]

Afrobasket: Nigeria Women’s Team Wins Third Straight Game

Sarah Ogoke scored 18 points on 6-12 shooting , while Adaora Elonu (pictured) scored 17 points and grabbed 5 rebounds to lead Nigeria (3-1) to a 75-64 victory over 10 times Afrobasket champions Senegal (2-2) Monday [...]