Shagari Alleyne is an American National who was born on January 14, 1984. Shagari was born in The Bronx, New York. Shagari Alleyne is very vibrant matching the city on the planet with a lot of energy, a city with a fast pace, the buzzing traffic, the hustle and bustle of the people living there. The 24-hour service facilities make New York perfectly match the energy within Shagari Alleyne. Alleyne is 37 years old now.
Shagari Alleyne Education Details
Shagari Alleyne started his schooling at Rice High School in New York. Rice High School was a privately sponsored school by the Roman Catholic. It was the known college preparatory high school in the Harlem area of New York City, United States. His school was situated within the Roman Catholic Archdiocese. Here was where he was able to acquire his college pass. At Rice High School he participated in most athletics sports and performed splendidly.
In 2003, he joined the University of Kentucky. And swiftly got interested in sports, it was here where he discovered his passion for playing the game of basketball. Whenever Alleyne was on the basketball court his coach realized he showcased an outstanding record and loved all his basketball skills. Shagari was immediately absorbed into the first team of the University of Kentucky Wildcats. While playing for the Wildcats they were able to achieve several victories and everyone was amazed by his hard work. Alleyne played for the University of Kentucky Wildcats for three years. In these three years, he was spotted by the Manhattan scouting crew. With immediate effect, they expressed their intentions to Shagari Alleyne. Alleyne on receiving the Manhattan’s College scouts’ request to join them, Alleyne did not think twice about this request. Alleyne had always wanted to be part of a better team like the University of Manhattan team, he accepted their transfer request and moved to Manhattan College just towards the end of the season.
Shagari Alleyne Career Details
Upon joining the University of Manhattan, he was not able to start playing amidst that season. This happened since he was just transferred to Manhattan College. Alleyne had no choice but to stay at the bench for the senior until the senior season came to an end. At the beginning of 2007, during the yearly National Basketball Association drafting, Alleyne missed the opportunity to be drafted to play in the National Basketball Association. This was very unfortunate due to the strict adherence by the National Basketball Association board to the standard basketball rules and regulations of joining the National Basketball Association. He was not able to meet the required criterion of the height category. National Basketball Association always requires 6 feet and 7 inches or around that height for one to qualify for drafting. Shagari Alleyne at this time was the tallest player in all the colleges having stroke a height of 7 feet and 3 inches translating to 2 meters and 21 centimeters tall. Alleyne Shagari embarked to play for Manhattan College until 2007, season ended.
At the onset of 2008, Alleyne was called out by recruitment scouts’ from the Harlem Globetrotters. He happily accepted their request and joined them to further his basketball career in college. At Harlem, his star shined so bright that he earned the name Skyscraper. This comes from his unique height, he is compared to a very tall multistoried building. He played for Harlem for three years and on November 17, 2011, during the Premier Basketball League drafting. Alleyne was drafted to play for the Lake Michigan Admirals, and he was able to choose among the first slot individuals. He played for Lake Michigan Admirals and transferred to other teams in the Premier Basketball League including Albany Legends in 2012/13. To mark the end of his basketball career in 2014 while he was playing for New York Jamm in the Premier Basketball League.
Shagari Alleyne Marriage Details With Kids
Alleyne Shagari has not managed to have children. He has had a past previous relationship but has never had children with his spouses.
Shagari Alleyne Net Worth
Alleyne’s net worth is currently $1 million to $5 million. His source of income is mostly got from his career as a basketball player.
Shagari Alleyne Cars And House
Shagari’s current location is in New York this is due to the love of his hometown. Alleyne Shagari has also uplifted upcoming young stars in the basketball career.