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Obekpa Christopher

Player Profile

BirthDate 1993/11/14
Height 6.10''
Country Nigeria
Available YES
College UNLV
Passport Import Players - Cotonou
Role Center

Obekpa Christopher

Profile


2009-2010: Centereach, NY / Our Savior New American School
2010-2011: Monroe College (JUCO)
2011-2012: Monroe College (JUCO)
2012-2013: St. John's University (NCAA, starting five): 33 games: 3.9ppg, 6.2rpg, 1.1apg, Blocks-2(4.0bpg)
2013-2014: St. John's University (NCAA, starting five): 32 games: 3.8ppg, 4.8rpg, 2.9bpg
2014-2015: St. John's University (NCAA): 30 games: 5.8ppg, 7.0rpg, 1.0spg, 3.1bpg, FGP: 46.5%, FT: 51.9%
2015-2016: University of Nevada - Las Vegas (NCAA): sat out due to NCAA transfer rules
2016 July: NBA Pro Summer League in Orlando (Miami Heat): 3 games: 1.7ppg, 2.0rpg, 1.0bpg
2016 July: NBA Pro Summer League in Las Vegas (Miami Heat): 3 games: 0.7ppg, 2.0rpg
2016-2017: Santa Cruz Warriors (D-League): 34 games: 5.3ppg, 5.6rpg, 2.5bpg, FGP: 53.1%, FT: 55.1%
2017 July: NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, NV (Phoenix Suns): 4 games: 1.8ppg, 4.0rpg, 1.3spg, 2.3bpg
2017-2018: Trabzonspor Medical Park Basketbol (Turkey-BSL): 24 games: 8.5ppg, 7.1rpg, Blocks-1(2.5bpg), FGP: 69.2%, FT: 56.9%; FIBA Europe Cup: 1 game: 4pts, 5reb, 1ast, 1steal, 2blocks
2018-2019: Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut (Lebanon-LBL): 7 games: 8.3ppg, 7.1rpg, 1.1apg, 2.1bpg, FGP: 72.2%, FT: 46.2%, left in Mar.'19
2019-2020: Scandone Avellino (Italy-Serie A), only pre-season

Awards/Achievements

Nigerian U16 National Team -08
Big East All-Rookie Team -13
NIT Sweet 16 -13
D-League Pacific Division Runner-Up -17
Turkish League All-Star Game -18
Nigerian National Team -18, 20
Lebanese Supercup Winner -19
Dubai International Tournament Winner -19
FIBA World Cup 2019 Qualifiers -19: 6 games: 3.2ppg3.7rpg1.2apg
Lebanese Cup Winner -19

Highlights