11 Sylvester Ogbonda
11 - Sylvester Ogbonda
Height: 6-10
Weight: 237
Year: Gr.
Hometown: Port Harcourt, Nigeria
High School: National Christian Academy
Previous College: Georgia Tech
Position: F
gp 4
pts/g 6.5
fg % 57.1
3pt % 60.0
ft % 63.6
reb/g 6.5
a/g 0.8

While at Georgia Tech:

2018-19: Backed up James Banks III and Abdoulaye Gueye at the center position, averaging 6.7 minutes, 1.8 points and 1.7 rebounds in 10 games … Played 23 minutes against Lamar, two more than he logged all of last season, and set career highs of seven points and nine rebounds … Minutes evaporated once James Banks became eligible (35 total in eight games) … Played 18 minutes in four ACC games.

2017-18: Played in just nine games, six in the ACC, but saw 10 minutes against Virginia Tech and scored seven points with four rebounds, all season highs … Missed a large portion of preseason practice after suffering a sprained knee, and more recently had a sprained ankle.

2016-17: Played 5.2 minutes per game in 23 games off the bench in the post … Played in eight ACC games … Played 18 minutes in Tech’s NIT games in an effort to give Ben Lammers some relief … Had played 11 minutes over Tech’s previous eight games (four DNPs) … Played eight minutes in the NIT championship game, going 3-for-3 from the floor … Saw significant action in games against Wake Forest and Tusculum behind Ben Lammers after Abdoulaye Gueye was sidelined with a fractured wrist … Played total of 28 minutes, scored 13 points (5-9 FG, 3-4 FT), grabbed seven rebounds … Set career bests of eight points and five boards vs. Tusculum … Came off the bench to play career-high 14 minutes in relief of a foul-plagued Lammers at Wake Forest (5 pts, 2 reb, 1-2 FG, 3-4 FT) … Had five points, four rebounds in nine minutes vs. Alcorn State, his previous highs … Blocked three shots against North Carolina A&T.

2015-16: Sat out the season as a red-shirt after averaging 12.7 minutes in three games on Tech’s August trip to the Bahamas … Averaged 6.0 points and 5.3 rebounds while hitting 8-of-12 shots from the floor … Went 6-for-7 and scored 13 points in game 2 vs. Providence Storm.

High School: Rated a three-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and Scout, and was ranked as high as 26th nationally at the center position … DMVElite.com ranked Ogbonda No. 6 in the class of 2015 (all positions) in the Washington, D.C./Maryland/Virginia footprint … Played for coach Trevor Brown and helped National Christian to a 20-6 record as a senior, averaging 13 points, 11 rebounds and two blocks per game … Named third-team All-Metro in the Washington, D.C., area, and earned spots on the D.C. roster for both the Capital Classic and the Crab Classic following the season … MVP of Nike Hoop Festival in 2014-15 … Averaged 12 points and 10 rebounds per game in helping NCA to a 14-8 mark in 2013-14, and six points and six rebounds as NCA went 22-7 in 2012-13 … First-team All-Capital Beltway Athletic Association in 2013-14, and was named the league’s defensive player of the year … Played AAU ball for the DC Warriors … Valedictorian of his high school class.

Recent Games
Nov 2 Capital W, 73-49
Nov 5 at St. Bonaventure W, 65-53
Nov 9 Heidelberg W, 88-50
Nov 13 at Iona W, 81-72
Nov 16 at Villanova L, 78-54
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 4 -
Games started 4 -
Minutes 95 -
Minutes per game 23.8 -
FG 8-14 0-0
FG Pct 57.1 -
3PT 3-5 0-0
3PT Pct 60.0 -
FT 7-11 0-0
FT Pct 63.6 -
Off rebounds 8 -
Def rebounds 18 -
Total rebounds 26 -
Rebounds per game 6.5 -
Personal fouls 16 -
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 3 -
Turnovers 6 -
Assist to turnover ratio 0.5 -
Steals 1 -
Blocks 5 -
Points 26 0
Points per game 6.5 -
Points per 40 min 10.9 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 2 Capital W, 73-49 1 19 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Nov 5 at St. Bonaventure W, 65-53 1 25 2-2 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 9 Heidelberg W, 88-50 1 17 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 4-4 100.0 9
Nov 13 at Iona W, 81-72 1 31 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 1-5 20.0 6
Nov 16 at Villanova L, 78-54 1 22 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 21 vs. Baylor   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 vs. Utah/Costal Carolina   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 Detroit Mercy   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 Rio Grande   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 8 Tennessee Tech   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 Purdue   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Morehead St.   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 Campbell   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Western Mich.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 14 at Buffalo   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 Toledo   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 28 at Northern Ill.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Ball St.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Miami (Ohio)   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Western Mich.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Kent St.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 Central Mich.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 Buffalo   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 Kent St.   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 at Miami (Ohio)   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 2 Capital W, 73-49 1 19 3 2 5 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 0
Nov 5 at St. Bonaventure W, 65-53 1 25 1 6 7 0 1 0.0 0 1 4 0
Nov 9 Heidelberg W, 88-50 1 17 4 2 6 1 1 1.0 0 2 3 0
Nov 13 at Iona W, 81-72 1 31 2 3 5 2 3 0.7 1 2 4 0
Nov 16 at Villanova L, 78-54 1 22 1 7 8 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Nov 21 vs. Baylor   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 vs. Utah/Costal Carolina   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 Detroit Mercy   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 Rio Grande   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 8 Tennessee Tech   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 Purdue   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Morehead St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 Campbell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Western Mich.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 14 at Buffalo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 Toledo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 28 at Northern Ill.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Ball St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Miami (Ohio)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Western Mich.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Kent St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 Central Mich.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 Buffalo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 Kent St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 at Miami (Ohio)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2019-20 4 4 23.8 2.0-3.5 57.1 0.8-1.2 60.0 1.8-2.8 63.6 6.5
Total 4 4 23.8 2.0-3.5 57.1 0.8-1.2 60.0 1.8-2.8 63.6 6.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2019-20 4 4 95 8-14 57.1 3-5 60.0 7-11 63.6 26
Total 4 4 95 8-14 57.1 3-5 60.0 7-11 63.6 26
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2019-20 4 4 23.8 3.4-5.9 57.1 1.3-2.1 60.0 2.9-4.6 63.6 10.9
Total 4 4 23.8 3.4-5.9 57.1 1.3-2.1 60.0 2.9-4.6 63.6 10.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2019-20 4 4 23.8 2.0 4.5 6.5 4.0 0.3 0.8 1.5 0.5 0.3 1.3
Total 4 4 23.8 2.0 4.5 6.5 4.0 0.3 0.8 1.5 0.5 0.3 1.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2019-20 4 4 95 8 18 26 16 1 3 6 0.5 1 5
Total 4 4 95 8 18 26 16 1 3 6 0.5 1 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2019-20 4 4 23.8 3.4 7.6 10.9 6.7 0.4 1.3 2.5 0.5 0.4 2.1
Total 4 4 23.8 3.4 7.6 10.9 6.7 0.4 1.3 2.5 0.5 0.4 2.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 4 4 23.8 2.0-3.5 57.1 0.8-1.2 60.0 1.8-2.8 63.6 6.5
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0-2.0 50.0 5.0
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Home 1 1 17.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 4.0-4.0 100.0 9.0
Away 3 3 26.0 2.0-3.0 66.7 0.7-1.0 66.7 1.0-2.3 42.9 5.7
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 3 3 24.3 2.0-4.0 50.0 1.0-1.7 60.0 1.7-3.0 55.6 6.7
Losses 1 1 22.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-2.0 100.0 6.0
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November 4 4 23.8 2.0-3.5 57.1 0.8-1.2 60.0 1.8-2.8 63.6 6.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 4 4 95 8-14 57.1 3-5 60.0 7-11 63.6 26
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition 1 1 19 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
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Home 1 1 17 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 4-4 100.0 9
Away 3 3 78 6-9 66.7 2-3 66.7 3-7 42.9 17
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 3 3 73 6-12 50.0 3-5 60.0 5-9 55.6 20
Losses 1 1 22 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
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November 4 4 95 8-14 57.1 3-5 60.0 7-11 63.6 26
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 4 4 23.8 3.4-5.9 57.1 1.3-2.1 60.0 2.9-4.6 63.6 10.9
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 4.2-10.5 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.1-4.2 50.0 10.5
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Home 1 1 17.0 4.7-11.8 40.0 2.4-4.7 50.0 9.4-9.4 100.0 21.2
Away 3 3 26.0 3.1-4.6 66.7 1.0-1.5 66.7 1.5-3.6 42.9 8.7
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 3 3 24.3 3.3-6.6 50.0 1.6-2.7 60.0 2.7-4.9 55.6 11.0
Losses 1 1 22.0 3.6-3.6 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.6-3.6 100.0 10.9
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November 4 4 23.8 3.4-5.9 57.1 1.3-2.1 60.0 2.9-4.6 63.6 10.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 4 4 23.8 2.0 4.5 6.5 4.0 0.3 0.8 1.5 0.5 0.3 1.3
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 3.0 2.0 5.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 1 1 17.0 4.0 2.0 6.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 2.0
Away 3 3 26.0 1.3 5.3 6.7 4.3 0.3 0.7 1.7 0.4 0.3 1.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 24.3 2.3 3.7 6.0 3.7 0.0 1.0 1.7 0.6 0.3 1.7
Losses 1 1 22.0 1.0 7.0 8.0 5.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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November 4 4 23.8 2.0 4.5 6.5 4.0 0.3 0.8 1.5 0.5 0.3 1.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 4 4 95 8 18 26 16 1 3 6 0.5 1 5
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 19 3 2 5 4 0 0 2 0.0 0 0
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Home 1 1 17 4 2 6 3 0 1 1 1.0 0 2
Away 3 3 78 4 16 20 13 1 2 5 0.4 1 3
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 73 7 11 18 11 0 3 5 0.6 1 5
Losses 1 1 22 1 7 8 5 1 0 1 0.0 0 0
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November 4 4 95 8 18 26 16 1 3 6 0.5 1 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 4 4 23.8 3.4 7.6 10.9 6.7 0.4 1.3 2.5 0.5 0.4 2.1
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 6.3 4.2 10.5 8.4 0.0 0.0 4.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 1 1 17.0 9.4 4.7 14.1 7.1 0.0 2.4 2.4 1.0 0.0 4.7
Away 3 3 26.0 2.1 8.2 10.3 6.7 0.5 1.0 2.6 0.4 0.5 1.5
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 24.3 3.8 6.0 9.9 6.0 0.0 1.6 2.7 0.6 0.5 2.7
Losses 1 1 22.0 1.8 12.7 14.5 9.1 1.8 0.0 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
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November 4 4 23.8 3.4 7.6 10.9 6.7 0.4 1.3 2.5 0.5 0.4 2.1