Göksenin Köksal

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Göksenin Köksal
Hüseyin Göksenin Köksal.JPG
Göksenin with Galatasaray
No. 61 – Galatasaray
Position Shooting guard
League BSL
Personal information
Born (1991-01-08) January 8, 1991 (age 27)
Tonya, Trabzon, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Listed height 6 ft 5.75 in (1.97 m)
Listed weight 206 lb (93 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2013 / Undrafted
Playing career 2010–present
Career history
2010–present Galatasaray
2014–2015 Darüşşafaka
Career highlights and awards

Hüseyin Göksenin Köksal[1] (born January 8, 1991) is a Turkish professional basketball player, who currently plays for Galatasaray of the Turkish Basketball Super League (BSL). He is a 1.97 m (6'5¾") tall[2] shooting guard.

Professional career[edit]

Köksal began his pro career in 2010, with the Turkish club Galatasaray. With Galatasaray, he won the Turkish President's Cup (Turkish Supercup) in 2011, and the Turkish Super League championship of the 2012–13 season. He then moved to the Turkish club Darüşşafaka, on loan from Galatasaray, for the 2014–15 season.

He returned to Galatasaray for the 2015–16 season. With Galatasaray, he won the EuroCup 2015–16 season's championship.

Turkish national team[edit]

Köksal was a regular member of the junior national teams of Turkey. With Turkey's junior national teams, he played at the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship and the 2011 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. He has also been a member of the senior men's Turkish national basketball team. With Turkey's senior team, he played at the EuroBasket 2015.[3]


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