2017 Women’s Afrobasket: D’Tigress Aim 3rd Position Title
Nigeria’s women’s national basketball team coach, Scot Nnaji is confident that D’Tigress can win a third African title when the 2017 Women’s Afrobasket Competition scheduled for 18th to the 27th of August dunks off in Bamako, Mali.
The Nigeria Basketball Federation released a squad list of 22 players invited to the training camp ahead of the competition, and Nnaji admits the experienced side will surpass its third place finish in 2015.
Nigeria’s women’s team is drawn in Group B along with Egypt, DR Congo, Guinea, Senegal and Mozambique.
The camp which opens on the 23rd July 2017 will be supervised by a three-man coaching staff headed by Scott Nnaji.