Virgin Islands men's national basketball team

The Virgin Islands national basketball team are the basketball side that represent the U.S. Virgin Islands in international competitions.

Virgin Islands United States Virgin Islands
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FIBA ranking51 Decrease 1 (3 March 2020)[1]
Joined FIBA1964
FIBA zoneFIBA Americas
National federationVirgin Islands Basketball Federation
CoachWilliam Colón
FIBA AmeriCup
Appearances5
MedalsNone
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

Tournament recordEdit

Pan American GamesEdit

FIBA AmeriCupEdit

Central American ChampionshipEdit

FIBA CBC ChampionshipEdit

  • 1981-1998: participation unknown
  • 2000: 2nd place
  • 2002: 1st place
  • 2004: 6th place
  • 2006: 2nd place
  • 2007: did not participate
  • 2009: participation uknown
  • 2011: 1st place
  • 2014: 3rd place
  • 2015: 1st place

PlayersEdit

Current RosterEdit

U.S. Virgin Islands roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PF 0 Samuel, Jamaal 27 – (1993-02-18)February 18, 1993 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Leones de Riobamba  
PG 4 Milligan, Georgio 29 – (1990-07-26)July 26, 1990 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Escazu  
PF 5 Smith, Laron 26 – (1993-12-20)December 20, 1993 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) BC Luleå  
PG G Hodge, Walter 33 – (1986-09-21)September 21, 1986 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Capitanes de Arecibo  
G 7 Adams, Stephaun 23 – (1996-11-20)November 20, 1996 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles  
8 Castillo, Leonardo 23 – (1996-06-25)June 25, 1996
SG 9 Richards, Xavier 27 – (1992-10-27)October 27, 1992 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Cambelen  
10 Clarke, Kyle 24 – (1995-04-07)April 7, 1995
SG 11 Daniel, Aubrey 28 – (1991-05-17)May 17, 1991 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Coker Colleger  
SF 12 Hart, Khalid 25 – (1994-09-13)September 13, 1994 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Étoile Charleville-Mézières  
13 Thompson Jr., Earl 26 – (1993-05-16)May 16, 1993
14 Jackson, Jervan 31 – (1988-12-07)December 7, 1988
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (NP) Naturalized player
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on February 20, 2020

Past RosterEdit

The roster for the 2017 FIBA AmeriCup.[2]

U.S. Virgin Islands – 2017 AmeriCup roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PG 4 Rivera, Angel 22 – (1995-03-17)17 March 1995 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Stetson Hatters  
SG 5 Adams, Stephaun 20 – (1996-11-20)20 November 1996 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles  
PG 6 Hodge, Walter 30 – (1986-09-21)21 September 1986 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Homenetmen Beirut BC  
SF 7 Victor, Cuthbert 34 – (1983-01-30)30 January 1983 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) ET Land  
PF 8 Gray, Justin 21 – (1995-12-15)15 December 1995 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Texas Tech Red Raiders  
SG 9 Gray, Jonathan 26 – (1991-05-04)4 May 1991 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Valle d'Itria Basket Martina Franca  
SG 10 Simmons, Jahmia 19 – (1998-06-17)17 June 1998 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) North Texas Mean Green  
SG 11 Edwin, Deon 25 – (1992-08-09)9 August 1992 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Kyiv-Basket  
SF 12 Hart, Khalid 22 – (1994-09-13)13 September 1994 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Marist Red Foxes  
SF 13 Fredericks, Rashawn 20 – (1996-11-12)12 November 1996 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Motlow State Bucks  
C 14 Jones, Phillip 31 – (1985-09-02)2 September 1985 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Atléticos de San Germán  
PF 15 Martínez, Javier 24 – (1993-07-16)16 July 1993 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club – describes current club
  • Age – describes age
    on August 25, 2017

Other playersEdit

U.S. Virgin Islands roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PG Walker, Kemba 28 – (1990-05-08)May 8, 1990 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Charlotte Hornets  
SG Georges-Hunt, Marcus 24 – (1994-03-28)March 28, 1994 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Maine Red Claws  
SF O'Neale, Royce 25 – (1993-06-05)June 5, 1993 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) Utah Jazz  
PF Collins, John 21 – (1997-09-23)September 23, 1997 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) Atlanta Hawks  
F/C Aska, Ivan 28 – (1990-06-26)June 26, 1990 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) Kolossos Rodou  
SF Gray, Justin 22 – (1995-12-15)December 15, 1995 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) Bristol Flyers  
F/C Claxton, Nicolas 19 – (1999-04-17)April 17, 1999 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) Georgia Bulldogs  
C Asadullah, Ahsan 20 – (1998-06-05)June 5, 1998 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) Lipscomb Bisons  


Head coach positionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIBA Ranking Presented by Nike". FIBA. 3 March 2020. Retrieved 3 March 2020.
  2. ^ 2017 FIBA AmeriCup roster

External linksEdit