Nigeria Olympic Men's Basketball Team 2012: Updated News, Roster & Analysis

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Nigeria Olympic Men's Basketball Team 2012: Updated News, Roster & Analysis
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Nigeria was the last team to qualify for the basketball portion of the 2012 Summer Olympics, and they will look to make the most of their trip to London.

The Games are a chance for the Nigerians to show that they are to be respected as a basketball team, and to make some noise on the international stage.

The team is in Group A, along with Lithuania, United States, Argentina, France and Tunisia.

Built around their height, this team looks to force the ball inside and dominate the glass in order to win. This could pose problems for a lot of teams in the Olympics, including Team USA, who lacks big men.

This team could be trouble, and this is your guide to their run in London.

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