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Tope Arikawe
Tope  Arikawe
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lagos, Nigeria

High School:
Covenant Christian

Last College:
Panola College

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 220

Position:
F


11/08/2017

Youthful Men's Basketball Ready For New Beginning

2017-18 Season Begins Friday Against Eureka College

10/29/2017

Men's Basketball Defeats Houston Baptist In Exhibition, 84-81

Freshman Umoja Gibson Scored 19 Points

09/28/2017

Mean Green Basketball Set For First Official Practice

North Texas Hosts Eureka College On Nov. 10

04/21/2017

Grant McCasland Signs Jorden Duffy To Recruiting Class

Duffy Joins Mean Green From San Jacinto College

2016-17 (Panola College)
• Led the Ponies to a school-record 26 wins in 2016-17 and an appearance in the Region XIV tournament final
• Earned First-team all-region and first team all-conference honors after averaging 11.7 points per game and 8.4 rebounds per game
• Finished with 10 double-doubles and led the team in field-goal percentage at 56.1
• Was ranked No. 53 among the top 100 JUCO players in the nation in 2017, according to JUCOrecruiting.com 


2015-16 (Panola College)
• Appeared in 32 games as a freshman making 19 starts
 Averaged 8.2 points and 6.1 rebounds per game
• Scored a career-high 17 points against Cedar Valley
•Grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds against South Plains

Covent Christian Academy
• Played three seasons at Covenant Christian Academy in Marietta, Georgia
• Averaged 13.8 points and eight rebounds per game his senior year
Originally signed with Troy University, Tope was ranked the 16th best Nigerian player in the United States according to teamnigeria.com for the class of 2015

North Texas Mean Green