TIB teams up with ESPN !

TIB teams up with ESPN to offer our fans an exclusive acces to ESPN player with a 7-day free trial. You will also get 30% off an annual subscription using promo code: ESPNPLAYERXMAS With this special offer, you can watch all the exciting games of the NCAA season right here ! You can watch all…

Best Throwback basketball jerseys of all time

Best Throwback Basketball Jerseys of All Time

I remember the first time I was given a basketball jersey. I wore it everywhere and when I played basketball, I mimicked the actions of the NBA player (Steve Nash). It’s almost like basketball jerseys are alive ‒ especially when we look at the best throwback basketball jerseys of all time.  Throwback basketball jerseys help…

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

Ayuba Bryant on the rise!

Since joining Gravelines in 2019, the left-handed forward Ayuba Bryant has been on a steady rise and despite still only being 17 years old he is slowly but surely becoming a fixture in their starting line-up in the French Espoirs competition. Coming off a tough 2021 year in which he had to have 2 hip…

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

Mississippi State beats Georgia, double-double for Toumani Camara

Mississippi State beats Georgia, double-double for Toumani Camara (73-83). After a 7-0 start, Georgia lost his first conference game of the season against Mississippi State. After being named SEC player of the week, Toumani Camara recorded his third double-double of the season. In 30 minutes, Toumani Camara recorded 11 points and 11 rebounds on a…

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

TIB Power Ranking: Belgian Youngsters Abroad (December 15th)

Much like last season we at TIB will again publish our several Power Rankings throughout the season. Our ranking is based on the TIB rating which is calculated using the players’ stats and is somewhat similar to the standard efficiency rating but also takes into account the level of competition the player competes in. Here’s…

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

Overview: Belgian Youngsters Abroad (2020-’21)

Traditionally we at TIB publish a little overview at the start of each season discussing the Belgian Players who will be playing abroad. We do this in three seperate categories: Belgian Players Abroad in which we discuss the Belgian professional players abroad. Belgian Youngsters Abroad in wich we discuss the Belgian youngsters (born in 1999…

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

Younes Boukichou heads abroad to sign with Gravelines

The younger brother of Belgian Lion Khalid Boukichou – Younes Boukichou – is leaving the AWBB Academy to continue his development at Gravelines where he will play for the U18 and U21 squads. At Gravelines he will team-up with other Belgian youngsters such as Milo Hautekeet and Ayuba Bryant under the watchful eyes of Belgian…

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

Youngster Joel Ekamba signs with Monaco Basket (video)

Joel Ekamba has decided to leave Limoges to sign with Monaco Basket. After a good season in French U21 league where he averaged 12.2points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.0 assists last season, Ekamba will play with the Monaco U21 team and will try to get minutes with the A team of coach Mitrovic.

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

Thomas Van Ounsem will start his professional career with Bordeaux

After 5 seasons in the French Espoirs competition (2 seasons at Antibes and 3 seasons at Bourg), 21 year old Thomas Van Ounsem has now signed with JSA Bordeaux (NM1) where he will start his professional career this upcoming season. In those 5 seasons in the French Espoirs championship Van Ounsem played in a total…

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

Youngster Milo Hautekeet is headed to Gravelines

The 15 year old and 2m03 tall Center Milo Hautekeet has announced his departure from the AWBB Academy to continue his basketball development at Gravelines (France) this upcoming season. At TIB we wish him good luck and we’ll definitely be keeping an eye on his progression throughout the upcoming seasons.

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Ayoub Nouhi will leave Arlington to start his professional career

After 2 years in NCAA with Texas-Arlington, Ayoub Nouhi will leave the USA to start his professional career. In 2017-2018, Nouhi spent a year in Spain with the Canarias Basketball Academy before joining UT Arlington. In his first year , he played 31 games for the Mavericks averaging 12MPG, 2,5 PTS and 1,2 RBDS. This…

Belgian Youngsters Abroad

Power Ranking: Belgian Youngsters in Europe

1) Thomas Van Ounsem (Bourg – FRA U21): 38.1 rtpg2) Vincent Gielen (Zentro Madrid – ESP D4): 29.4 rtpg3) Thibault Vanderhaegen (Den Helder – NED D1): 27.1 rtpg4) Joël Ekamba (Limoges – FRA U21): 9.8 rtpg5) Benjamin Janssens (Avila – ESP D4): 7.4 rtpg6) Haris Bratanović (FC Barcelona – ESP D3): 2.2 rtpg – Cedric Dedecker (Leeuwarden – NED D1)– Robbe Janssens (Leon – ESP D4)– David Filbiche (Tamis – SRB…