Oscar Tshiebwe Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Oscar Tshiebwe

Biography / Wiki

The key to success is hard work and determination, this line has been very well proved by Oscar Tshiebwe who is a basketball player from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Tshiebwe is a center for the University of Kentucky right now.

Before moving to Kentucky in January 2021, he spent his junior and sophomore years with the West Virginia Mountaineers. He was named Pennsylvania Gatorade Player of the Year after leading Kennedy Catholic High School to Class 1A and 6A championships in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 1999-11-27, this handsome player has turned 23 years old. He seems enough tall with his height which is 206 centimeters and 6’9” in feet & inches. He maintains himself very fit and healthy with a weight of 116 kilograms and 225 lbs in pounds.

Moreover, he is very conscious about his physique and follows a regular and healthy diet in order to keep himself fit as a fiddle with body measurements of 44 inches chest, 34 inches waist and 15 inches biceps approximately.

Net Worth

His net worth is now believed to be less than $1 million, but it is expected to rise to the millions in the near future.

Education / Family

Oscar was born and raised up in Lubumbashi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and belongs to the African ethnicity. He didn’t reveal any information with regard to his parents and siblings including their names too.

His education, he completed his schooling at Mountain Mission School, and Kennedy Catholic High School and further enrolled at West Virginia University, University of Kentucky.


Oscar Tshiebwe

Nick Name Oscar Tshiebwe
Birth Place Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date of birth 27 November 1999
Age 23 Years
Height In feet & inches: 6’9”

In centimeters: 206 cm

Weight In kilograms: 116 kg

In pounds: 225 lbs

Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Profession Basketball Player
Sexual orientation Straight
School Mountain Mission School, Kennedy Catholic High School
College West Virginia University, University of Kentucky
Religion Christianity
Nationality Congolese
Home town DR Congo
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Fathers name Name Not Known
Mothers name Name Not Known
Brothers Not Known
Sisters Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

In 2014, Oscar Tshiebwe began playing basketball. Bismack Biyombo of the Congolese National Basketball Association (NBA) led him to a basketball camp. In November 2015, he relocated to the United States. He went to Mountain Mission School in Grundy, Virginia, for his freshman year.

He transferred to Kennedy Catholic High School in Hermitage, Pennsylvania, for his junior year. He led his team to the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) Class 1A championship with an average of 21.1 points per game. He was named to the first team of the Class 1A All-State squad.

In his final year, he averaged 23.4 points, 18 rebounds, and 5 blocks per game. Kennedy Catholic won the PIAA Class 6A title with a 24-3 record. He was named to the first team of the Class 6A All-State squad. He was also voted Gatorade Player of the Year in Pennsylvania.

On the Adidas Gauntlet, he averaged 21.6 points, 11.8 rebounds, and 3.1 blocks per game for ITPS Wildcats Select. He took part in the McDonald’s All-American Game and the Nike Hoop Summit, among other events. He committed to play basketball for West Virginia University after graduating from high school.

After a double-double of 20 points and 17 rebounds in his second game with the West Virginia Mountaineers, he was awarded Big 12 Newcomer of the Week. He was named MVP after scoring 19 points and grabbing 18 rebounds in the Cancun Challenge final game versus Wichita State. For the second time, he was awarded Big 12 Newcomer of the Week.

As a rookie, he averaged 11.2 points and 9.3 rebounds per game. At the end of the season, he was selected to the Second Team All-Big 12 and the All-Newcomer Team. As a sophomore, he averaged 8.5 points and 7.8 rebounds per game.

In January 2021, he transferred to the University of Kentucky after leaving West Virginia for personal reasons. In his first Kentucky game, he had 17 points and 20 rebounds in a 79-71 defeat against Duke. In a 95-60 win over Western Kentucky in December 2021, he broke a Rupp Arena record with 28 rebounds.

Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More

Oscar Tshiebwe is not married yet. He is a young basketball player who hopes to have a good career in the sport. As a result, he is entirely focused on his basketball career.

Girlfriend Not Known
Marital status Unmarried
Wife None
Children None

Favorite Things

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Oscar Tshiebwe

Some Interesting Facts About Oscar Tshiebwe

  • He started off playing soccer, but as he grew taller, he moved to basketball.
  • He liked to run on the hills and mountains around his village when he was younger.
  • Rivals and 247Sports rated him as a five-star recruit, but ESPN rated him as a four-star.
  • Before choosing Kentucky, he contemplated Miami, North Carolina State, and Illinois.
  • For his current team Kentucky, he wore the number 34 jersey.
  • At the end of the season 2020, he was selected to the Second Team All-Big 12 and the All-Newcomer Team.
  • After scoring 19 points and grabbing 18 rebounds against Wichita State, he was named MVP in that match.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram @oscar_tshiebwe
  2. Twitter@Oscartshiebwe34
  3. Facebook – Not Known