EZE, BENJAMIN
Height: 2.08 Born: 8 February, 1981 Nationality: Italy
EuroLeague 2008-09 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 20 20 415:16 127 52/93 0/0 23/43 30 45 75 3 24 30 24 5 57 34 134
Averages 20 20 20:45 6.3 55.9% 0% 53.5% 1.5 2.3 3.8 0.2 1.2 1.5 1.2 0.3 2.9 1.7 6.7
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
17 * at Panathinaikos 14:22 2 0/2   2/2 2 1 3         1 3 1  
18 * at Panathinaikos 11:24 2 1/2     1   1     1     5   -4
19 * vs Panathinaikos 27:34 2 1/3   0/2 1 6 7   2 3 2   2 2 6
20 * vs Panathinaikos 29:11 8 3/6   2/5 1 4 5   3   4   3 4 15
4 Totals 82:31 14 5/13 0/0 4/9 5 11 16 0 5 4 6 1 13 7 17
Average 20:37 3.5 38.5% 0% 44.4% 1.3 2.8 4 0 1.3 1 1.5 0.3 3.3 1.8 4.3
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
11 * at Cibona 9:02 2 1/2       3 3     1     5   -2
12 * vs Fenerbahce Ulker 27:42 16 8/11     1 4 5 1 4 2 1   3 2 21
13 * vs CSKA Moscow 27:43 15 6/6   3/4 2 1 3   3 4 1   2 2 17
14 * at CSKA Moscow 28:43 6 3/5       3 3     1 2   3   5
15 * vs Cibona 30:15 9 4/5   1/2 2 3 5     4 1   3 2 8
16 * at Fenerbahce Ulker 12:51 7 3/7   1/1           2 1   5 1 -2
6 Totals 136:16 55 25/36 0/0 5/7 5 14 19 1 7 14 6 0 21 7 47
Average 22:42 9.19 69.4% 0% 71.4% 0.8 2.29 3.2 0.2 1.2 2.29 1 0 3.5 1.2 7.8
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
1 * vs Asseco Prokom 28:14 8 3/6   2/4 3 1 4   1 2 2 1   4 11
2 * at Zalgiris 19:15 2 1/1   0/1 3   3 1 1 2     2 2 4
3 * vs Regal FC Barcelona 12:26 2 1/2       2 2   1   1   3   2
4 * at Panathinaikos 15:04 4 1/3   2/2 2   2   1 1     4 1 1
5 * vs SLUC Nancy 16:50 9 3/7   3/6 3 5 8 1 2 1 1 1 1 3 14
6 * at Asseco Prokom 20:28 3 1/4   1/2 3 5 8   2 1 2     1 11
7 * vs Zalgiris 18:07 6 2/4   2/4 2 1 3   1   1 1 1 2 7
8 * at Regal FC Barcelona 22:24 8 3/6   2/5 1 3 4     2 2 1 4 4 5
9 * vs Panathinaikos 25:00 9 4/5   1/1 2   2   2 3     5 1 5
10 * at SLUC Nancy 18:41 7 3/6   1/2 1 3 4   1   3   3 2 10
10 Totals 196:29 58 22/44 0/0 14/27 20 20 40 2 12 12 12 4 23 20 70
Average 19:38 5.8 50% 0% 51.9% 2 2 4 0.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 0.4 2.29 2 7
EuroLeague 2008-09 individual rankings
This player is not ranked among the Top 25 in any category.
Career Notes
  • Played with Bishop Aggey Memorial Secondary School, Lagos (1997-98).
  • Moved to Russia for the 1998-99 season, signed by Avtodor Saratov.
  • Played just a game.
  • Played college basketball with Southern Idaho (1999-2001).
  • Moved to Slovenia for the 2001-02 season, signed by KD Slovan Ljubljana.
  • Played just a game and moved to Italy, signed by Nuovo Basket Viola Reggio Calabria.
  • Played there till the 2003-04 championship.
  • Signed for the 2004-05 season by Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Played there till the 2009-10 championship.
  • Moved to Russia for the 2010-11 season, signed by BC Khimki Moscow region.
  • On January'11 moved to Italy, signed by Olimpia Milano.
  • Played there also the 2011-12 championship.
  • Signed for the 2012-13 season by Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • On February'14, signed for the 2013-14 season, by Dinamo Sassari.
Miscellaneous
  • Won the 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-10 and 2012-13 Italian National Championship with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Won the 2009, 2010 and 2013 Italian National Cup with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Won the 2007, 2008 and 2009 Italian Super Cup with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Has been member of the Nigerian U-18 National Team.
  • Won the gold medal at the 1998 African U-18 Championship.
  • Played at the 1999 World U-18 Championship.
  • Member of the Nigerian National Team.
  • Won the silver medal at the 1999 African Championship.
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2004-05 Montepaschi Siena 19 71 3.7 27/49 55.1 0/1 0 17/47 36.2 57 13 3 19
2005-06 Montepaschi Siena 11 34 3.1 13/22 59.1 0/0 0 8/13 61.5 28 5 0 8
2007-08 Montepaschi Siena 24 162 6.8 70/116 60.3 0/3 0 22/30 73.3 104 36 6 23
2008-09 Montepaschi Siena 20 127 6.3 52/93 55.9 0/0 0 23/43 53.5 75 24 3 24
2009-10 Montepaschi Siena 16 124 7.8 52/82 63.4 0/0 0 20/38 52.6 60 16 4 14
2010-11 Khimki Moscow Region 10 81 8.1 35/69 50.7 0/0 0 11/20 55 43 5 2 14
2012-13 Montepaschi Siena 17 96 5.6 39/81 48.1 1/1 100 15/25 60 74 6 9 13
Totals 117 695 5.9 288/512 56.3 1/5 20 116/216 53.7 441 105 27 115
Averages 117 695 5.9 288/512 56.3 1/5 20 116/216 53.7 3.8 0.9 0.2 1
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2006-07 Montepaschi 14 68 4.9 26/54 48.1 0/0 0 16/21 76.2 85 20 6 22
Totals 14 68 4.9 26/54 48.1 0/0 0 16/21 76.2 85 20 6 22
Averages 14 68 4.9 26/54 48.1 0/0 0 16/21 76.2 6.1 1.4 0.4 1.6
Career Stats
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Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2001/02  Reggio Cal. 29 88 3 39/78 50 0/1 0 10/35 286 106 30 2 37
2002/03  Reggio Cal. 42 176 42 75/153 49 0/4 0 26/45 578 175 55 4 46
2003/04  Reggio Cal. 34 246 72 101/171 591 1/4 25 41/84 488 197 46 5 52
2004/05  MS Siena 9 69 77 29/52 558 0/1 0 11/30 367 45 10 3 18
2005/06  MS Siena 30 146 49 60/115 522 0/0 0/0 26/59 441 128 33 3 29
2006/07  MS Siena 44 338 77 128/196 653 0/0 0/0 82/126 651 287 92 10 69
2007/08  MS Siena 45 366 81 143/223 641 3/5 60 71/111 64 226 60 11 42
2008/09  MS Siena 40 349 87 138/221 624 0/1 0 73/116 629 197 68 11 54
2009/10  MS Siena 38 276 73 115/188 612 0/2 0 46/88 523 171 44 21 53
2010/11  Khimki 8 48 6.0 19/34 55.9 0/0 0.0 10/25 40.0 38 2 3 9
 Olimpia Mi 19 114 6.0 52/91 57.1 0/1 0.0 10/21 47.6 70 25 12 25
2012/13  MS Siena 41 243 5.9 110/192 57.3 0/0 0.0 23/44 52.3 196 17 7 57
2013/14  Sassari 20 76 3.8 36/73 49.3 0/0 0.0 4/6 66.7 55 3 3 14