Michael Ojo Biography – Michael Ojo Wiki
Michael Ojo (born Michael Olalekan Ojo) was a Nigerian-American professional basketball player. He played for Florida State University from 2012 to 2017, where he was named to the ACC academic honor roll after completing a master’s degree in international studies.
He started his professional career with FMP Belgrade and then moved to Red Star Belgrade. He had played with Crvena Zvezda the last two seasons, one in the 7DAYS EuroCup and last one in the EuroLeague. He played a total of 38 games in Euroleague Basketball competitions between 2018 and 2020 with totals of 195 points and 138 rebounds. He was a free agent since his contract with Zvezda ended on June 30, 2020.
Michael Ojo Age
Ojo was born on January 5, 1993, in Lagos, Nigeria as Michael Olalekan Ojo. He died on August 7, 2020, in Belgrade, Serbia.
Michael Ojo Death
He died on August 7, 2020, at the age of 27, after collapsing during an individual workout with his personal coach on the track at Partizan football stadium in Belgrade.
Serbian club Crvena Zvezda (Red Star) said in a statement: “KK Crvena Zvezda mts informs the public with great sadness and regret that the former player of our club, Michael Ojo, passed away suddenly on Friday at the age of 27 in Belgrade.”
Michael Ojo Cause of Death
Michael Ojo’s cause of death was a heart attack.
Michael Ojo Height
Michael Ojo was 7 feet 1 inch (2.16 m).
Michael Ojo Nationality
He was of Nigerian-American nationality.
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