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Biography / Wiki
Oscar Tshiebwe is a college-level basketball player by profession from the United States who currently plays in the college-level basketball tournament, Southern Conference. He plays as a Center/Power forward for the Kentucky Wildcats men’s Basketball team. Wildcats is a basketball team of the University of Kentucky.
Before Kentucky, he enrolled at West Virginia where he played from 2019 to 2021. Previously, Oscar attended Kennedy Catholic High School where he recorded an average of 21.6 points and 11.8 rebounds per game
|Full Name||Oscar Tshiebwe|
|Profession||College Basketball Player|
Oscar Tshiebwe, in full also Oscar Tshiebwe, was born on November 27, 1999, in Lubumbashi, DR Congo. The zodiac sign of Tshiebwe is Sagittarius as per his date of birth.
Kentucky’s Center Forward Washington represents an African ethnicity and nationality as a Congolese. He currently resides in his hometown Arizona.
|Birth Name||Oscar Tshiebwe|
|Birth Date (DOB)||November 27, 2001|
|Birthplace||Lubumbashi, DR Congo|
|Address||Hometown – Lubumbashi, Congo|
Current Location – United States
Physical Measurements: Height and Weight
How old is Tshiebwe in 2023? What is his height and how much does he weigh? Born on 27th November of 1999 he is 23 years old.
His height is 6 feet 8 inches and his weight is 116 kilogram. Sources even claim that one of the main reasons he started playing basketball was because of his vertical appearance. Before, he used to play soccer.
|Height||Feet- 6 feet 9 inches|
Meters- 2.06 meter
Centimeters – 206 cm
|Weight||Kilogram – 116 kg|
Pounds – 255 lb
|Hair Colour||Black and Short|
|Uniqueness||Tall and Muscular|
What does Oscar Tshiebwe do for his profession?
By profession, he is a college-level basketball player.
|Current Team||Kentucky Wildcats men’s Basketball team|
|Position in Team||Center Forward / Power Forward|
Parents/ Siblings/ and Family background
Wildcats power forward, Oscal Tshiebwe was born to his parents: mother Kaya Rosalie Tshiebwe and father, Mbuyi Tshiebwe. His dad was a pastor while his mom was a housewife.
But Oscar’s father Mbuyi was murdered by poisoning in 2011. At that time, he was just 12 years old and was still in Congo. As per him, his dad always taught him to believe in god. He said,
“Maybe I need to pay attention because my daddy always taught me no matter what happens in your life, don’t let that thing affect your relationship with God because God has great plans for your life.”
Four years later, in 2015, he moved to America to play high school basketball with Mountain Mission School. After some years, he also bought his mom, Kaya to the United States and let her watch his game.
Siblings of Oscar Tshiebwe
Oscar Tshiebwe grew up in his hometown, Congo with his 5 siblings, 3 brothers, and 2 sisters. His brother’s name is Tyrique while his sister’s name is Tatyana.
Oscar Tshiebwe’s brother’s names are Bevi Tshiebwe, Denphin Tshiebwe, and Debaba Tshiebwe. While his sister’s names are Cenina Tshiebwe and Maggie Tshiebwe. The age gap between the Tshiebwe siblings are not revealed at the moment.
|Parents||Father Name – Mbuyi Tshiebwe|
Father Nationality – Congolese
Mother Name – Kaya Rosalie Tshiebwe
Mother Nationality- Congolese
|Siblings||Brother Name – Bevi, Denphin, and Debaba|
Sister Name- Cenina and Maggie
Girls, Affairs, and more
Who is Oscar Tshiebwe’s girlfriend? Is he dating anyone in 2023?
Kentucky’s fans must have noticed how secret he is in terms of his family. That too applies to his relationship status and dating life. He has not spoken a word about who he is dating or about his previous girlfriends.
Tshiebwe Oscar’s partner’s name is still a mystery and fans must work harder to find his sweetheart’s details. So, Oscar is currently single and not in a relationship with any girls. And he is also not married and engaged with anyone.
|Marital Status||Not Married|
Kentucky’s Number 34, Tshiebwe is not married yet and has no wife or girlfriends. So, obviously, he has no children in 2023.
|Number of Kids||No kids|
Net worth, Sponsors, and Cars
Wildcats’ power forward Oscar Tshiebwe has a net worth of about $300,000 as of now. There is no source that can claim his exact wealth and assets.
Though he is a basketball player, his main source of income is not his profession. Most of the earnings come from his sponsorships deals and partnerships.
Tshiebwe is just a college player and as per the rule of the NCAA, college athletes do not get paid. They do not earn any money by playing for the colleges but universities do provide scholarships to talented players.
But NCAA has made some major updates in paying college athletes like Oscar T. In July of 2021, the law was made that college basketball players can earn from sponsorships and brands deals. They also can earn from autograph signings, social media payments, and other financial factors.
Sponsors and Merchandise of O Tshiebwe
At just 22 years of age, Oscar has already been able to land sponsors and also his own merchandise.
Oscar also has established his own merchandise which he frequently promotes on Instagram. He sells mainly T-shirts and hoodies through his brands.
You can also buy shirts from this link.
Tshiebwe is an owner of a black Honda car, which he bought after joining Kentucky. Besides, he also posts his photos with luxurious automobiles through his social media.
|Net worth||Approximately $300,000|
|Salary||No Regular Salary|
|Career Earnings||$400,000 +|
Awards and Achievements
For his outstanding performance during his senior year at high school, he was named in the Jordan Brand Classic roster.
|2022||SEC Player of the Year|
|2022||Sporting News College Player of The Year|
Education: Kentucky and West Virginia
What is Oscar Tshiebwe’s education qualification? Is Oscar Tshiebwe graduated? Where did he attend his high school?
As per our information, Kentucky WIldcats’s power forward is currently doing his bachelor’s at the University of Kentucky. Oscar is in his freshman year and plays for the college basketball team where he is majoring in communication.
Tyrone committed to Kentucky on January 10, 2021. Before he committed to West Virginia University, but, later decided to drop out in 2021.
Why did Oscar Tshiebwe leave West Virginia?
Oscar shocked WVU’s fans as well as his fans after he revealed that he was going to leave the program. The reason Tshiebwe left West Virginia was due to personal reasons. He said that he did not want to wear the jersey for the team and play for them. He said,
“I did not want to put that jersey on. God heard my cry for help and he said, get your stuff. It was a tough decision to leave.”
Following his decision, people did not like the decision he quit his former University. Oscar also blamed his former coach for not letting him pull out of the university.
“Coach Huggins told me he was going to ruin my life if I did that. He was going to say all these different things to NBA GMs so nobody would ever want me.” He said, “He said a lot of negative things about me to Coach Calipari. He said I got caught smoking weed. He said I got caught with a lot of different women.”
In defense of the accusation by Tshiebwe, WVU coach Huggins said,
“That’s absolutely not the truth. I never said any of that to Oscar. I’d never say anything even remotely like that.” He added, “I don’t know why Oscar would ever bring up something that didn’t happen. Because the truth of the matter is there’s a whole lot of people who could get drug through the mud. He got what he wanted. I never tried to stop him.”
High School Career
For his high school, he went to Kennedy Catholic High School situated in Hermitage, Pennsylvania. He also helped the team to achieve PIAA Class 6A Championship in his senior year. He was also selected in the Nike Hoop Summit and McDonald’s All-American Game.
Before Kennedy, he went to Mountain Mission School which is situated in Grundy, Virginia. He played his sophomore year at Cesar where he recorded an average of 23.2 points per game.
|Education Qualification||In College|
|School||School Attended – Kennedy Catholic High School|
School Location – Hermitage, Pennsylvania
School Completed – 2019
|Weight||College Attended – University of Kentucky |
College Location – Lexington, Kentucky
College Completed – No
|ID – Instagram@oscar_tshiebwe|
Number of Followers – 60,400 +
|ID – Twitter@Oscartshiebwe34|
Number of Followers – 36,300 +
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