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Tylor Ongwae’s professional career off to flying start

  Kenya basketball ace Tylor Okari Ongwae became a professional in August of this year when he joined Swedish second tier side Solna Vikings. Ongwae, a product of Friends school Kamusinga, Ranger college in Shreveport and the University of Louisiana … Continue reading

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Kenneth Otieno Video Highlights

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Kenneth Otieno is a 6’3″ guard who plays for the University of Alberta. He has solid ball handling skills, has quick drives to the basket, easily creates his own shot and is a superb 3-point shooter when curling off screens … Continue reading

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Tylor Ongwae: Best season ever by a Kenyan in NCAA

Tyler Ongwae’s college career at the University of Louisiana Monroe (ULM)  has come to a close. He has played four seasons in NCAA college basketball, two for Ranger College and two for the University of Louisiana Monroe. In his senior … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Lets support Kenya basketball players as they tackle mismanegement

The actions taken by Dennis Achiego Opiyo and other basketball players recently are highly commendable. Along with other Players like Silalei-Owuor, Opiyo has decided to tackle the bull of corruption, abuse of office and mismanagement by the horns. First off … Continue reading

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Basketball Crisis as Silalei-Owuor quits national team

Kenya women’s national team stalwart Silalei-Shani-Owuor has quit the national team citing frustrations from the Kenya Basketball Federation. “I am tired of playing for a Federation that does not take care of its players” said the eloquent Silalei who has … 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 had a sensational season

This season, Kenyan forward Tylor Okari Ongwae’s made his debut in NCAA division 1 basketball playing for the University of Louisiana Monroe, popularly known as the Warhawks. Ongwae who starred for Kamusinga secondary in 2009 before playing for the national … Continue reading

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