IKE DIOGU NAMED MVP AT FIBA AFROBASKET TOURNAMENT

The Captain of D Tigers, Ike Diogu received the Most Valuable Player Award following his outstanding performance at the FIBA AfroBasket 2017 in Rades on the outskirts of the Tunisian Capital of Tunis.

The 34-year old power forward recorded a tournament-high 22 points per game, and averaged 8.7 rebounds per game at the 16-team FIBA Africa’s most important competition.

Diogu, who was also been named on the All-Tournament team, was the tournament’s highest scorer with a total of 132 points and was Nigeria’s highest points scorer in four of their six games at the tournament.

SOURCE:FIBA