Senegal Basketball Team Roster, Schedule, Matches FIBA World Cup 2019

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Senegal Basketball Team Roster & Schedule for FIBA World Cup 2019 China. Find Men’s Senegalese world cup matches schedule, players & National basketball team squad for FIBA 2019.

The Senegalese national basketball team is a very powerful basketball team in FIBA world cup history. The team has a very strong background, and with it, they won total five gold medal (in 1968, 1972, 1978, 1980, and 1997), a six silver medal, and a four bronze medal at the FIBA Africa Championship. The team is managed by Senegalese national basketball federation.

The Senegalese national basketball team has many old players who have competed in the U.S. National Basketball Association. Senegal Basketball team is in the Group H of Fiba 2019 Championship in which total 6 matches is to be played & 3 matches will be played by each team in the group stages. The other 3 teams are Australia, Canada & Lithuania.

Senegal Basketball Team History

The team was qualified for the 1968 Summer Olympics for the first time. Senegal FIBA team has had many world-elite basketball players, especially at the center position.

Medals

Olympic Games

  • Medals – 3

FIBA World Cup

  • Medals – 5

AfroBasket

  • Gold: (1968, 1972, 1978, 1980, 1997)
  • Silver: (1970, 1974, 1975, 1992, 1995, 2005)
  • Bronze: (1983, 1989, 1993, 2013, 2017)

Senegal Basketball Team Positions during FIBA World Cups

Year Position
1978 14
1998 15
2006 22
2014 16
2019 Qualified

Head coaches

  • Abdourahmane N’Diaye – 2005
  • Sam Vincent – 2007
  • Parfaito Adjivon – 2009
  • Abdourahmane N’Diaye – 2009–10
  • Alain Weisz – 2011
  • Cheikh Sarr – 2012–2015
  • Porfirio Fisac – 2016

Senegal Basketball Team Roster & Matches for Basketball World Cup 2019

Senegalese Men's Basketball Team Roster FIBA 2019 World Cup
Senegalese Men’s Basketball Team Roster FIBA 2019 World Cup

*Updated Senegalese Team Squad & Roster for FIBA Basketball World Championship 2019

Player Position Height (Feet-Inch) Birthdate NBA Draft
Louis Adams PG 6-1 Jan 21, 1990 South Carolina State
Jules Aw SF 6-7 Dec 25, 1986 Al-Arabi (Qatar)
El Hadj Badio GF 6-3 Feb 17, 1999
Pape Badji PF 6-9 Apr 4, 1992 Union Neuchatel Basket (Switzerland)
Xane Dalmeida PG 6-0 Jan 21, 1983 CSP Limoges (France)
Moise Diame C 6-9 May 23, 1986
Pape Diatta SF 6-7 Jul 27, 1994 Georgia
Gorgui Dieng FC 6-11 Jan 18, 1990 Louisville
Pape Diop F 6-9 N/A Southeastern Louisiana
Youssoupha Fall C 7-3 Jan 12, 1995 Poitiers Basket 86 (France)
Mouhammad Faye PF 6-9 Sep 14, 1985 Southern Methodist
Cheikh Mbodj C 6-10 Aug 1, 1987 Cincinnati
Maleye N’Doyle PF 6-8 Aug 19, 1980 Furman
Hamady Ndiaye C 7-0 Jan 12, 1987 Rutgers
Maurice Ndour F 6-9 Jun 18, 1992 Ohio
Youssou Ndoye C 7-0 Jul 15, 1991 St. Bonaventure
Thierno Niang PG 6-1 Mar 8, 1990 Milwaukee
Lamine Sambe PG 6-5 Dec 15, 1989
Djibril Thiam F 6-10 Jul 6, 1986 Wyoming
Ibrahima Thomas C 6-11 Feb 7, 1987 Cincinnati
Babacar Toure C 6-9 Nov 14, 1985 Lion de Geneve (Switzerland)

FIBA World Cup 2019 Senegal Basketball Team Matches within GROUP B

Date Match
01-Sep-19 Senegal – Lithuania
03-Sep-19 Australia – Senegal
05-Sep-19 Canada – Senegal
  • Venue: Dongfeng Nissan Cultural and Sports Centre, Dongguan
1 September 2019
Canada   Australia
Senegal   Lithuania
3 September 2019
Australia   Senegal
Lithuania   Canada
5 September 2019
Canada   Senegal
Lithuania   Australia

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