College: Seton Hall
Birthplace: Briston, NJ – USA
Turk Telekom (Turkey,2017) – 15.8 ppg – 7.6 rpg – 57.9% FGP – 64.5% FT
Karesi Spor (Turkey, 2019) – 17.6 ppg , 9.8 rpg , 71.2% FGP – 61.4% FT
5th Rebounder & 1st in Field Goals Percentage in Turkey 2019
2019/20 : Ukraine (Kharkiv ) : 14.6 ppg – 6.8 rpg – 64.0% FGP
2.06m with phenomenal power & high level positioning-knowledge of the fundamentals! Huge defensive presence as he is an elite stopper & rebounder!
Great College Career with Seton Hall (11.17 ppg & 7.86 rpg in 26 minutes!!!) (BIG EAST ALL TOURNAMENT TEAM)
As a pro he established himself as one of the best big men in great Leagues and already left his mark in France, Argentina, Greece, Czezh,Uruguay,Belgium & dominated TBL Turkey with TURK TELECOM with 15.78 points per game & 7.61 rebounds per game in 30.8 minutes!
Tremendous shot blocker due to his huge wingspan and quick leaping ability. Disruptive and very active defensively.
Has the size to play Center and dominate at the highest level.
Uses his back to the basket and shows great ability in scoring by posting up. Always a threat.
Displays solid toughness inside, does not shy away from contact. Has developed a very effective jump hook.
Elite finisher in the paint. ( 68.9 % 2PTS in Argentina , 57.9 % 2PTS in Turkey & 70.2 % in Uruguay the last 2 seasons )!!!
Hustler. Plays very hard. Great energy and very vocal defensively leading his teammates.
As a character he is one of the best players you will ever meet. Very smart, kind and helps the team spirit. Very coachable.
2019 Highlights Turkey:
Gene Teague was a man on a mission in Uruguay, during the summer of 2018!
Playing for Capitol, Teague recorded 20.3 points and 9.6 rebounds per game.
Teague broke the tendex pretty much in every game, as his efficiency was phenomenal!
70% on 2pts shots !
5 double-double games out of 11 games he played with Capitol!
And last but not least, several UNREAL performances by the former Seton Hall & Turk Telekom star, such as:
Capitol vs 25 de Agosto
33 points – 13 rebounds- 2 assists with 16/20 2pts !!!
Capitol vs Auribianco
25 points – 10 rebounds with 9/11 2pts , 7/11 FT !!!
Capitol vs Lagomar
20 points -14 rebounds with 9/16 2pts
Capitol vs U Atletica
26 points – 14 rebounds with 11/14 2pts , 4/7 FT !!!
FULL GAMES TURKEY