Seniors (Men & Women)

Uganda is represented by the Men (Silverbacks) and Women (Gazelles) in the senior national team category.

In the recent past the teams have participated in the continental championships and World Cup Qualifiers which was a great feat in Ugandan basketball.

Uganda is categorized in the FIBA AFRICA Zone 5 with countries like Egypt, Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, South Sudan, Somalia, Eritria, Ethiopia


Qualified out of the Zone 5 on two accessions 2014 and 2017

Afro-basket Championship

2015- Tunisia Finished 15th and 2017- Senegal

World Cup qualifiers 2018

1st Round Finished 4th in Group

FIBA AFRICA ZONE V Afro-CAN qualifiers

Finished 3rd


Head Coach: George Dean G

Assistant: Mande Juruni

Notable Players

Stanly Ociti

Stephen Omony

Jimmy Enabu

Brandon Davis

Joseph Ikong


Qualified for the Afro-basket championships once

Afro-basket Championships 2015 Cameroun finished 9th

Head Coach: Nick Natuhereza

Asst Coach: Mavita Ali

Natable Players

Flavia Oketcho

Claire Lamunu

Martha Soigi

Ritah Imanishimwe

Sharon Karungi