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Hunter Cort

Nationality: Japanese
Date of Birth: 1999-04-05

Height: 190cm / 6'3"
Weight: 80kg 


  • Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan

  • Japanese mother, American father

  • Grew up in Japan 

  • Star player at Yokota High School

  • 2017-18: Hiroshima Dragonflies (B2)

  • 2018-20: Yokohama B-Corsairs (B1)

  • 2020-21: DNP Rehabbing from knee injury

  • 2021-22: TryHoop Okayama

  • 2022-23: Gifu Swoops

  • 2023-24: Gifu Swoops (B3 League)



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  • Hunter is a live-bodied point guard

  • Full of energy

  • Knows how to find the open spots as a cutter

  • Moves well without the ball

  • Good feel for the game and does a great job of making the right play in pick-n-roll sets, either scoring or passing to the open man

  • Hunter's size and athleticism set him apart from other Japanese point guards

  • In past seasons, he demonstrated his versatility by playing the 1-3 positions

  • Can guard 1-4

  • Has a good basketball IQ and works relentlessly on improving his game

  • Will continue to improve each year

  • Hunter speaks fluent English and Japanese

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2023-24: Gifu Swoops (B3) 

49 games: 5.6PPG, 4.6RPG, 52.5%2FGP, 4.7APG, 1.5SPG

2022-2023: Gifu Swoops (B3):
51 games: 18.4MPG, 4.5PTS, 9.8 PER40, 53.2% 2FGP, 3.9RB, 8.5 PER40


2021-2022: TryHoop Okayama (B3):

34 games: 3.0ppg, 1.9rpg, 1.1apg, 0.7stl, FGP: 56.2%

2020-2021: DNP. Rehabbing and skills training in USA and Japan

2019-2020: Yokohama B-Corsairs (B1):

7 games: 0.3ppg, 1.0apg, left in January 2020 due to injury


2018-2019: Yokohama B-Corsairs (B1):

9 games: 0.7ppg

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