Player Profile

Tichafara Mabiza

13 Point Guard

Nationality :South African
Date Of Birth :15/03/1986
Height :183cm
Weight :82kg
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About Tich ‘TheAssistMan’ Mabiza

Tich is the team’s floor general. He leads the team in steals and assists, and is a matchup nightmare for opposing point guards because of his ‘pit-bullish’ defensive aggression. He was named Afrobasket 2013 All-BNL first 5 as the best point guard in the league, and Defensive Player of the Year.  He was also named to the starting five of the BNL All Star Team in 2014, and received the Most Valuable player award for the same season.In 2015 he was one of 4 professional basketball players selected to play in the BET celebrity all-star basketball game.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Actuarial & Financial Mathematics

Occupation: Actuarial Analyst & Business Intelligence Developer at Insight Actuaries & Consultants.

2015 BET Celebrity All Star
2014 BNL Most Valuable Player
2014 BNL All Star Starter
University of Pretoria Basketball Captain for 4 years
Two Time All-Star at USSA Championships
Four Time All-Star in the D1 GUBL
Three Time ESPN All-Star
National Champion at IPT’S with Gauteng Senior Men’s Team




Tich is a strong believer in Christ and hopes to one day open a basketball academy for kids. He’s studying towards qualification as an Actuary and enjoys technology, reading, and spending time with his family. He hopes to play basketball at the highest level one day, and is inspired by Chris Paul.

They say anything's possible. You gotta dream like you've never seen obstacles.