Cholet Basket (Betclic ELITE ProA) signed 27-year old Bahamas ex-international center Dwight Coleby (206cm-106kg-94, college: WKU, agency: Interperformances) for upcoming 2021-22 season. Coleby spent pre-season at Anwil in Polish EBL league. The last season he played at Merkezefendi in Turkish TBL where in 29 games he had 12.4ppg and 9.8rpg (#4 in the league). He helped them to win the regular season. 2020-21 was a great year as he was named to Eurobasket.com All-Turkish TBL Honorable Mention and League Player of the Week (2 times).
Coleby was also a member of Bahamas international program for some years. He played for Bahamas Senior National Team between 2014 and 2018 and previously for U17 National Team back in 2011.
Coleby represented Bahamas at the CBC Championships in Tortola (Virgin Islands) seven years ago. His team won Gold and his stats at that event were 4 games: 3.3ppg, 2.8rpg.
He is quite experienced player. Coleby has played also professionally in Belgium (Liege Basket), Estonia (Kalev/Cramo), Italy (Sassari), Japan and Turkey (Bakirkoy).
He attended Western Kentucky University until 2018 and it is his fourth season as a professional player.
Cholet Basket roster for 2021-2022:
Coach: Laurent Vila