Alade Aminu, Chris Obekpa, Ike Diogu have lighted D’Tigers camp that tipped off preparation for the FIBA World Cup in China next month.
The camp opened in Erie Community College, Buffalo, United States of America on Wednesday.
17 players reported to camp on Tuesday as training commenced under the leadership of Head Coach, Alex Nwora.
Amongst the early birds in camp are team captain and China based Ike Diogu, Ben Uzoh, Ajayi Joshua, Udanoh Ike Joseph, Zanna Talib, Nwamu Ike and Efe Uwadiae.
Others include Nnamdi Gabe Vincent, Ochai Agbaji, Ogundiran Jordan, Stephen Domingo, Mehinti Tosin, Iroegbu Ikenna, TK Edogi, Agada Caleb, Ike Obiagu and Michael Oguine.
The trio of Aminu Alade, Chris Obekpa and Stanley Okoye, who are participating in the 2019 NBA Summer League are expected to join the D’Tigers camp in Buffalo.
Other players plying their trade outside the NBA will join the camp after the first game against Dominican Republic on July 20th and 22nd in San Domingo. Nwora is being assisted by Glynn Cyprien and Mfon Kokoete.