Ovio Soko, born on February 07, 1991, is a Professional Basketball Player. He officially plays for the team, The London Lions in BBL (British Basketball League).
Soko also played basketball in his High School, where he scored 14.5 points, 4 Assists, one block, and 7.5 rebounds as a senior. He also played basketball for the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Duquesne University.
Soko, also tried for the NBA draft in 2014, but unfortunately was not selected in the two rounds.Ovie Soko
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After that failure, Ovie Soko played for various teams.
Boulazac Dordogneof, the LNB Pro B., was Soko’s first team as a professional player. He went there in August 2014, for a one-year agreement. After that, Ovie Soko signed with Aries Trikala in August 2015.
He played a total of 19 games, which includes an averaging of 16.5 points, 2.6 assists, and 7.9 rebounds and 1.9 steals per match.
Next year in August 2016, Soko joined UCAM Murcia for one year. There, he scored 63 points and 3.2 rebounds per match. Soko renewed his contract with UCAM Murcia in July 2017.
With Murcia, he played at the Champions League, with an average of 13 points, 7.4 rebounds per match. Soko joined the UCAM Murcia 3rd time in July 2018 for the Liga ACB.
He also appears in the fifth series of one of the best reality shows, Love Island as a contestant, where he secured the third position with India Reymonds.
Exciting Facts About Ovie Soko
Ovie Soko is well known for his tall height, and he is 6ft 7in tall. He is 29-year old and weighs around 220 lbs. However, he is also known for a Professional Basketball Player, and for securing the third position in Love Island.Ovie Soko
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Ovie Soko announced in August, 2019, that he signed with ASOS.com for an upcoming collection with his father, Raymond Soko. This Nigerian is also good at modeling.
According to rumors, he will be participating against comedians like Russell Howard and Jenny Eclair, and Documentary. Maker, Louis Theroux.