Carlos Morban

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Morban and the second or maternal family name is Rivera.
Carlos Morban
Lobos Grises UAD
Position Guard
League Liga Nacional de Baloncesto Profesional
Personal information
Born (1982-04-25) April 25, 1982 (age 35)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Nationality Dominican
Listed height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school Miami Christian (Miami, Florida)
College FIU (2001–2004)
NBA draft 2004 / Undrafted
Playing career 2004–present
Career history
2004–2005 PBC CSKA Sofia
2005–2006 Erdemirspor
2006 Cocolos de San Pedro de Macorís
2006 Marineros de Puerto Plata
2006–2007 Feni Industries
2007 Vardar
2007–2008 CS Dinamo București
2008 Marineros de Puerto Plata
2008 Vardar
2008–2009 HKK Široki
2009 KB Peja
2009 San Lazaro
2009 Lobos Grises de la UAD Durango
2009 La Mattica
2010 San Lazaro
2010 Tiburones de Puerto Plata
2010–2011 Lirija
2011 Huracanes del Atlántico
2010–2012 Lirija
2012 Huracanes del Atlántico
2012–2013 Lirija
2013 Huellas del Siglo
2013–2014 Huracanes del Atlántico
2015–present Metros de Santiago
Career highlights and awards

Carlos Alberto Morban Rivera (born April 25, 1982 in Santo Domingo) is a professional basketball player from the Dominican Republic. He is a 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) and 190 lb (93 kg) guard who currently plays professionally for Mexican team Lobos Grises UAD.

High School[edit]

In 2000, Carlos Morban led Miami Christian School to a state championship.

College career[edit]

Morban was a three-year starter at Florida International University. In 80 games over three seasons, he averaged 9.8 points, 3.5 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and 2.5 steals per game. His best season was his junior year (2003–04), when he averaged 12 points per game for the Golden Panthers. He left after his junior season to begin his professional career.

Pro career[edit]

Morban was not drafted to the NBA and began his career with PBC CSKA Sofia in the Bulgarian National Basketball League. Since then, Morban has played professionally in Turkey, Macedonia, Romania, the Dominican Republic, and Mexico.[1] He played for PBC CSKA Sofia and Bosnian team HKK Široki in the EuroChallenge, in 2005 and 2008, respectively.[2] He currently plays for Lobos Grises UAD in the Mexican Liga Nacional de Baloncesto Profesional.[3]

Dominican Republic national team[edit]

Morban also plays internationally for the Dominican Republic national basketball team. He first played for the senior team at the 2007 CBC Championship, helping the Dominicans to the silver medal and automatic qualification to 2008 Centrobasket. At the Centrobasket tournament, he helped the Dominicans to a bronze medal to qualify for the FIBA Americas Championship 2009, where he again played for the team.[4] He previously played for the fourth place Dominican team at the 2001 FIBA World Championship for Young Men.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carlos Morban at basketpedya.com
  2. ^ Carlos Morban at latinbasket.com
  3. ^ Dominican Republic national basketball team at latinbasket.com
  4. ^ Carlos Morban at FIBA.com

External links[edit]

  • [1] at basketball.latinbasket.com
  • [2] at espn.go.com
  • [3] at basketball.realgm.com