Hughley names 14 players as D’Tigress camp opens February
D’Tigress’ Head Coach, Otis Hughley has called up 14 players for the last phase of preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Qualification Tournament.
NBBF celebrates D’Tigress’ passage to Tokyo 2020 qualification tournament
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) is in festive mood following Nigerian women national team’s passage to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualification tournament at the weekend.
Hoopers qualify for NBBF President’s Cup Final Eight
Rivers Hoopers has finished unbeaten from the first phase of the 2019 NBBF President’s Cup after defeating Nigeria Army Rockets 93-54 in their last Group A game in Ilorin. The team have now qualified for the final eight of the league championship.
NBBF consoles BlackGold Queens over accident
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has condoled with the management, coaching staff and players of BlackGold Women’s Basketball Club of Abuja, who were involved in an auto accident while returning to their base from the just concluded Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League National Final Eight.
Teams’ quality thrills Dare as quarterfinals begin tomorrow
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare at the weekend praised the quality of action displayed by the teams featuring in this year’s Zenith Bank Women Basketball Final Eight...
NBBF moves Atlantic Conference to Ilorin, clubs get seven-day grace for registration
The Atlantic Conference of the men’s basketball Premier League, earlier scheduled to hold in Lagos, would now take place in Ilorin, the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has revealed. The federation has also disclosed that registration for the season has been extended by seven days
Abuja, Ibadan set for Zenith Women Basketball League Conference play-offs
The 16 teams that qualified for the Conference phase of the Zenith Bank Women Basketball League are expected to gather in Abuja and Ibadan on September 30...
D’Tigress, NBBF bag FIBA recognition, Dare lauds federation
Another feather was added to the already decorated cap of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) in the wee hours of yesterday in China. The NBBF was recognized as the federation with the Most Improved Women Team between 2017 and 2019 at the plenary session of the FIBA Congress and Awards Ceremony, which took place in Beijing yesterday.
Zenith Bank doles out cash reward to D’Tigress
Nigeria’s major sponsor of women basketball, Zenith Bank yesterday put smiles on the faces of the victorious women's national team, D’Tigress with cash awards top the ladies during a brief reception at its corporate headquarters.
‘NBBF borrowed money to fund D’Tigress’ title defence’
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has declared that the body borrowed money from different sources to ensure the Nigeria women basketball team (D’Tigress) departed the country on Wednesday for the 2019 AfroBasket billed to dunk off in Senegal from August 10 to 18.