J. Cole to Play for Rwanda Patriots in Basketball Africa League
Written by B87FM on May 10, 2021
J. Cole is making his hoop goals a actuality.
The rapper, 36, is predicted to affix the Rwanda Patriots BBC within the inaugural season of the Basketball Africa League, sources inform The Undefeated.
Cole arrived in Rwanda over the weekend and is at present quarantining with a purpose to play within the 12-team league. He’ll reportedly make his debut on Sunday in opposition to Nigeria’s Rivers Hoopers and play between three and 6 video games with the Patriots.
J. Cole performed basketball at Sanford Excessive Faculty in North Carolina and was a walk-on at St. John’s College, however he in the end determined to pursue a music profession and by no means appeared in a Division I sport.
Final yr, Grasp P revealed that the Dreamville boss was coaching for an expert profession in basketball and had turned to him for recommendation. “He’s been displaying people who he’s constant and he’s been within the fitness center,” the No Restrict mogul informed TMZ.
J. Cole’s signing with the Patriots is predicted to grow to be official Thursday on the eve of the discharge of his sixth studio album The Off-Season.