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05
Feb
2018

Leeds Land Ocwieja

Leeds Force are delighted to confirm the signing of 6’10” Australian-Polish centre Jack Ocwieja. Ocwieja, 24, switches to Leeds Force after a stint with Viterbo Favl in the Italian Serie C division. The Australian-Polish big man first stormed onto the basketball scene in the USA at Central Arizona College, before earning the opportunity to compete...
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05
Feb
2018

Sinani Completes Force Switch

Leeds Force are excited to confirm the signing of 6’7″ Kosovo international forward Gazmend Sinani. Sinani, 26, links up with Leeds sporting a wealth of experience at an elite level of European basketball, most recently averaging 13 points per game with KB Rahoveci in the Kosovo Basketball Superleague – the top division of basketball in...
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04
Feb
2018

04 Feb 2018: Force 76-101 Wolves

Wolves stroll to victory in Yorkshire BBL Championship Leeds Force 76-101 Worcester Wolves (18-29, 29-50, 49-78) Worcester Wolves were far too powerful for Leeds Force as they strolled to a road win at the BBL strugglers. Having lost against Leicester less than 48 hours earlier, Wolves returned to winning form quickly in a one-sided contest....
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18
Jan
2018

18 Jan 2018: Force 62-94 Lions

Dixon hit a season high-tide mark as Lions roar on the road BBL Championship Leeds Force 62-94 London Lions (17-29, 37-55, 48-76) London Lions completed a successful weekend as they followed up their victory in the BBL Trophy with a dominant win on the road at Leeds Force. The visitors were without Justin Robinson for the...
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14
Jan
2018

14 Jan 2018: Rocks 125-91 Force

Rocks hit a high offensive gear against Force BBL Championship Glasgow Rocks 125-91 Leeds Force (22-11, 57-40, 90-68) Glasgow Rocks re-claimed outright control of third spot in the BBL Championship after a dominant home win over Leeds Force. The Rocks move to 10-6 as they close the gap on the league’s top two with seven players...
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12
Jan
2018

Kuyinu Signs for Force

Leeds Force are delighted to announce the signing of 6’4″ British-American guard Adrian Kuyinu on a permanent deal. Kuyinu, 26, initially signed for The Force on a temporary basis in December, after departing German 1. Regionalliga outfit Saarlouis-Dillingen Sunkings. An impressive opening month in Leeds colours has seen Kuyinu average 13 PPG and 4 APG, most notably notching...
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11
Jan
2018

Nix Departs Leeds Force

Leeds Force can confirm American forward Tavarion Nix has been released from his contract by mutual consent. Nix, 25, completed a summer switch to The Force and featured heavily for the team in the opening months of the 2017/18 BBL season. Having suitably impressed a number of teams following an impactful stint in British basketball,...
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30
Nov
2017

Kyei Brought in By Leeds

Leeds Force are excited to welcome Obi Kyei to the Force roster.   The 6’9”, Aussie forward joins the Force from Germany, where he started this year’s season at Cuxhaven Baskets. Kyei played 10 games for Cuxhaven, where he averaged 11.8 points and 7.3 rebounds per game. Kyei previously played at University in the U.S...
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29
Nov
2017

Force Pick Up De Souza

Leeds Force are happy to announce the signing of Chris De Souza.   The 5’11” guard joins the Force from Union Linense Baloncesto where he began this year’s season. Previously, De Souza played three seasons for the University of Glasgow’s Scottish National Division 1 team.   The Force are pleased to welcome De Souza, with...
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28
Nov
2017

“Rafa” Joins Leeds Force

Leeds Force are pleased to announce the signing of Greek forward Paraskevas Rafail (Rafa) Tsourakis. Rafa, the 6’10” big man, joins the Force after playing the start of this year’s season with Italian team, Cestistica Ostuni where he averaged 8.8 points and 6.2 rebounds in six games. Previously, Rafa attended University in the States where...
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