National Team

Olympics: Nigeria Earn First Win Over Croatia

Ten years ago, Nigeria caused one of the biggest upsets in the basketball world when it took down world powerhouse Serbia in an 82-75 win at the 2006 World Championships in Japan. Ebi Ere was instrumental [...]

Olympics: Spain Hold Off Nigeria

After facing world no.3 Lithuania on Tuesday night, Nigeria geared up against world no.2 Spain still searching for their first win in the ongoing 2016 Olympic tournament. Spain who have had a torrid tournament were also [...]

Olympics: Nigeria Fall To Lithuania

Despite a strong effort in their second game of the ongoing 2016 Olympic basketball tournament, the Nigerian men’s team were unable to secure their first win of the competition after an 89-80 loss against Lithuania on Tuesday [...]

Olympics: Nigeria Lose To Argentina In Opening Game

In their opening game of the 2016 Olympics games in Rio de Janeiro, the Nigerian men’s basketball team were unable to shake off a slow start as they went down 94-66 to a sharp shooting Argentinian [...]

USA Defeats Nigeria In Final Exhibition Game

The Senior Nigerian Men’s basketball team wrapped up their Olympic preparation with their final exhibition against the U.S.A last night at the Toyota Centre in Houston, Texas. Nigeria began the game with Ben Uzoh, Chamberlain Oguchi, [...]