Category Archives: Kenya Basketball Players

Profiles of Kenyan basketball players

Kenneth Otieno voted MVP of Wesmen classic

Guard Kenneth Otieno is having a stellar year playing for the University of Alberta Golden Bears. On Tuesday December 30, he led the Alberta Golden Bears won their fourth Wesmen Classic University Championship with a thrilling 64-62 victory over the … Continue reading

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JP Nyadaro settles in Canadian League

On August of 2014, John Paul Nyadaro was drafted by the Saint John Mill Rats of the National Basketball League of Canada. He was selected with the 5th pick of the second round and was the 13th overall pick. He … Continue reading

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Robert Nyakundi still going strong in Europe

  Sharp shooting guard Robert Nyakundi, who first came to fame for being one of the best three point shooters in NCAA basketball is thriving in the European leagues. In the 2013/2014 season, he played for a Romanian side Steaua … Continue reading

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Profile and Biography of Silalei Shani-Owuor

 Silalei Shani at Messiah College  Silalei returns to Kenya joins Eagle Wings  Silalei Shani in the national team Silalei Shani off the court Back to Kenya Basketball Page

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NCAA end of season roundup: Robinson Opong and Joel Awich

Besides Tylor Okari Ongwae who starred for the University of Louisiana at Monroe, there were two other Kenyans who played in the 2013-2014 USA college basketball season: Robinson Odoch Opong who played for Rogers state and Joel Awich who played … Continue reading

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For those wondering what happened to Ronald Gundo

Former Strathmore University and Maseno Secondary basketball star Ronald Gundo left Kenya two years back to pursue a basketball scholarship Stateside. One sports website even inaccurately reported that he was going to play professional ball. But basketball-wise not much has … Continue reading

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Tylor Ongwae set to make NCAA division 1 debut

// Kenyan forward, Tylor Okari Ongwae is set to reach a major milestone when he suits up for the University of Louisiana Monroe starting in October of this year. Ongwae,who born on 1991 and grew up in Eldoret, had previously … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Hilda Indasi, Zone 5 MVP

The Kenya women’s basketball team emerged the winners of the Africa zone 5 basketball championships. Hilda Indasi was the foundation on which Kenya’s foundation was built. Indasi who plays for USIU Flames in the Kenya basketball league, was the vice … Continue reading

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Peter Kiganya: Kenya’s most accomplished basketball player

Peter Kiganya is no doubt the most accomplished Kenyan basketball player ever. In a career that lasted over two decades, Kiganya played in the Kenyan league, in the USA collegiate leagues, as well as in leagues in Chile, Argentina, Uruguay … Continue reading

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Caroline Omamo: All American, Conference MVP, Hall of famer

Caroline Omamo was stellar basketball player first for the Kenya national team and later for Abilene Christian University where she was all conference honors, was voted conference MVP and was voted to the ACU sports hall of fame.At 6’2″, she … Continue reading

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