Adam Mokoka

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Adam Mokoka
Adam Mokoka.jpg
Mokoka with Gravelines in 2017
No. 20 – Mega Bemax
Position Shooting guard
League ABA League
Basketball League of Serbia
Personal information
Born (1998-07-18) 18 July 1998 (age 20)
Paris, France
Nationality French
Listed height 196 cm (6 ft 5 in)
Listed weight 86 kg (190 lb)
Career information
Playing career 2015–present
Career history
2015–2018 BCM Gravelines-Dunkerque
2018–present Mega Bemax
Career highlights and awards

Adam Mokoka (born July 18, 1998) is a French professional basketball player. He is currently under contract with Mega Bemax. Standing at 191 cm (6 ft 3 in), he primarily plays as shooting guard.

Early career[edit]

Mokoka came through the youth academy of BCM Gravelines-Dunkerque.[1] He won the national U21 championship with the BCM in 2014 and 2015.

Professional career[edit]

Mokoka made his debut for BCM's men's squad in the French top-flight Pro A during the 2015–16 season. In April 2018, he declared for the 2018 NBA draft.[2] In May 2018, we was named the LNB Pro A Best Young Player, after averaging 3.2 points and 1.8 rebounds over the 2017–18 season.[3].

On June 12, 2018, Mokoka withdrew from the 2018 NBA draft on the deadline[4], rather focusing on the 2019 NBA draft where he is considered a second-round draft prospect.[5]

On July 10, 2018, Mokoka signed with Serbian club Mega Bemax.[6]

International career[edit]

Mokoka was a member of gold-winning French teams at the 2014 U16[7] and 2016 U18[8] European Championships. He competed for France in the 2017 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup, averaging 6.4 points a contest.[9]


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