Víctor Ávila

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Víctor Ávila [1][2]
Caballeros de Culiacán
Position Center
Personal information
Born (1977-03-27) March 27, 1977 (age 37)
Culiacan, Mexico
Nationality Mexico Mexican
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Career information
College Oklahoma
Pro playing career 2001–present
Career history

San Diego Wildfire (2001)
Salamanca FC (2001)
North Charleston Lowgators (2001-2002)
Jalisco Soles (2002)
Zacatecas Mineros (2003)
Tijuana Tazmania Diablos (2003)
BK Synthesia Pardubice (2004-2005)
Caneros de Navolato (2005)
Tiburones Mazatlan (2006)
Atleticos de San German (2008)
Halcones de Xalpa (2004-2010)

Caballeros Culiacan (2002-2004, 2009-2010)

Víctor Ávila (27 March 1977) is a Mexican professional basketball player currently with the CIBACOPA team Caballeros de Culiacán.[3] Since the CIBACOPA takes place for only a few months a year, Avila also plays for Halcones UV Xalapa in the LNBP. Throughout his career, Avila has played professional basketball in the United States, Mexico, Czech Republic and Puerto Rico. He has represented Mexico’s national basketball team on many occasions.



  • 1999, 2003–07, 2009: Mexico national basketball team
  • 2008: Mexico LNBP MVP
  • 2006, 2007, 2009: Mexico CIBACOPA All Star Game
  • 2004, 2005, 2009: Mexico LNBP All Star Game
  • 1998: 2nd Team JUCO All-American
  • 1997: JUCO Conference Freshman of the Year