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Nuni Omot
 

FORWARD
Nationality: South Sudan
Date of Birth: 1999-10-03


Height: 206cm / 6'9'' 
Weight: 91kg / 200.2lbs

BIO

  • Birthplace: Nairobi, Kenya

  • 2014: HS All-Conference Team

  • 2014: HS honorable mention All-State

  • 2016: NJCAA D1 Region XI Champion

  • 2016: NJCAA D1 All-America Honorable Mention

  • 2017: Big 12 Regular Season Co-Runner-Up

  • 2017: NCAA Sweet 16

  • 2018: NIT Sweet 16

  • 2018: Golden State Warriors (NBA Summer League)

  • 2018-19: Brooklyn Nets pre-season, Long Island Nets (G-League) 

  • 2019-20: Dutch Eredivisie (Player of the Week Rd.18)

  • 2021: Polish Cup Semifinals

  • 2021: FIBA AfroBasket Qualifiers 

  • 2021: Eurobasket.com All-Polish League Honorable Mention

  • 2021, 22- 23: South Sudanese National Team (FIBA World Cup)

  • 2022: Eurobasket.com All-German Bundesliga Honorable Mention

  • 2022: Puerto Rican BSN Group A Regular Season Runner-Up

  • 2022: Puerto Rican BSN Semifinals

  • 2023: FIBA World Cup 2023 African Qualifiers 

  • 2023: Basketball Africa League (Player of the Week Rd.7)

  • 2023: Egyptian League Regular Season Runner-Up

  • 2023: Egyptian League Champion

  • 2023: Basketball Africa League Champion

  • 2023: Afrobasket.com All-Basketball Africa League Finals MVP

  • 2023: Afrobasket.com All-Basketball Africa League First Team

  • 2023: FIBA World Cup in Philippines-Japan-Indonesia

LATEST HIGHLIGHTS

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KEY STRENGTHS

  • Experienced international Forward

  • Current member of the South Sudan National Team

  • Highly versatile, able to play both Forward positions

  • Runs the floor and moves like a guard

  • Can score inside out

  • Had good touch around the rim

  • Able to finish with both hands

  • Elite in transition and difficult to guard

  • Defensive specialist, can get in passing lanes, get deflections and block shots

  • Uses his 7'3" wingspan very effectively to disrupt shots, both at the basket and also jump shots

  • His speed allows him to guard 1-4, and he has even used his length to guard the 5 when needed

  • ​Knows how to get to the FT line and converts consistently, shooting 86.7% from the charity stripe so far this season

  • Nuni is a consistently hard worker and high character person

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STATS & FILM

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2023-2024: France-Betclic Elite *ONGOING SEASON*

4 games: 9.3PPG, 2.5RPG, 53.8%2FGP, 50.0%3FGP, 73.3%FT
 

​2023: FIBA World Cup in Philippines-Japan-Indonesia

5 games: 14.4ppg, 2.8rpg, 2.0apg, FGP: 63.2%, 3PT: 52.9%, FT: 77.8%

 

2023: FIBA World Cup 2023 African Qualifiers

12 games: 15.1ppg, 4.4rpg, 2.2apg, FGP: 42.9%, 3PT: 37.3%, FT: 77.1%

 

2023: Al Ahly Cairo (Basketball Africa League) 

8 games: 18.9ppg, 3.5rpg, 2.1apg, 1.1spg, FGP: 50.0%, 3PT: 36.8%, FT: 90.2%

2022-2023: Westchester Knicks (NBA G League)

31 games; 10.1PTS , 49.2%2FGP, 30.8%3FGP, 3.9RT

  • HIGHLIGHTS: https://youtu.be/DRaeN-mJRzU

    • in Mar.'23 signed at Lakeland Magic (NBA G League) 
      10 games: 9pt, 54.5%2FGP, 25.9%3FGP, 86.7FT, 3.1RT

2022-2023: FIBA Basketball World Cup (South Sudan)

12 games: 15.1PTS, 42.9% 2FGP, 37.3% 3FGP, 4.4RT, 2.2AS

2022: Leones de Ponce (Puerto Rico-BSN)

27 games: 15ppg, 4.1rpg, 2.3apg, 50.9%fg, 37.4%3pt, 82.4%ft

2022: South Sudan (FIBA World Cup)

3 games: 16.0ppg, 5.7rpg, 0.7apg, 1.0stl, 2FGP: 38.1%,

3FGP: 45.5%, FT: 68.0% 

2021-2022: JobStairs Giessen 46ers (Germany-BBL)

32 games: 14.9ppg, 5.1rpg, 1.2apg, 2FGP: 61.1%,
3FGP: 35.4%, FT: 77.9%

2020-2021: Trefl Sopot (Poland-EBL) 

19 games: 17.3ppg, 4.9rpg, 1.0apg, 1.0spg, FGP: 63.4%,
3PT: 39.0%, FT: 80.6%

2019-2020: Zorg and Zekerheid Leiden (Holland-Eredivisie)

  • FIBA Europe Cup: 5 games: 17.8ppg, 5.0rpg, 2.0apg,
    FGP: 64.9%, 3PT: 53.8%, FT: 87.0%

  • Poland - EBL: 9 games: 11.8ppg, 2.7rpg, 1.7apg,
    FGP: 59.2%, 3PT: 25.0%, FT: 80.5%;

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