Anas Osama Mahmoud

Anas Osama Mahmoud (Arabic: أنس أسامة محمود‎; born May 9, 1995) is an Egyptian professional basketball player for Zamalek BC. He played college basketball at the University of Louisville. While playing at UofL Anas met his current wife. Today Anas Mahmoud has represented Egypt at both youth and senior levels.

Anas Osama Mahmoud
أنس أسامة محمود
Anas Mahmoud.jpg
Mahmoud playing for Louisville
Free Agent
PositionCenter
Personal information
Born (1995-05-09) May 9, 1995 (age 25)
Giza, Egypt
NationalityEgyptian
Listed height7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High schoolWest Oaks Academy
(Orlando, Florida)
CollegeLouisville (2014–2018)
NBA draft2018 / Undrafted
Playing career2018–present
Career history
2018–PresentZamalek
Career highlights and awards
  • ACC All-Defensive Team (2018)

High school careerEdit

Anas Osama Mahmoud attended the West Oaks Academy in Orlando, Florida for his senior year of High School. After garnering interest from college programs such as Cincinnati, Minnesota, Georgia Tech, and Louisville, Mahmoud signed a letter of intent to play and study at the University of Louisville on April 22, 2014.[1]

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Anas Mahmoud
C
Giza, Egypt West Oaks Academy 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Mar 4, 2014 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247Sports:     ESPN grade: 80
Overall recruiting rankings:   247Sports: 164, 15 (C)  ESPN: 99, 12 (C)
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

  • "Louisville 2014 Basketball Commitments". Rivals.com. Retrieved January 6, 2017.
  • "2014 Louisville Commits". Scout.com. Retrieved January 6, 2017.
  • "2014 Player Commitments – Louisville". ESPN.com. Retrieved January 6, 2017.
  • "Scout.com Team Recruiting Rankings". Scout.com. Retrieved January 6, 2017.
  • "2014 Team Ranking". Rivals.com. Retrieved January 6, 2017.

College careerEdit

Anas Osama Mahmoud enrolled at Louisville on June 30, 2014. In Mahmoud's freshman season at Louisville, he played in 30 games and averaged 1.2 Points Per Game, 1.4 Rebounds Per Game, and 0.7 Blocks Per Game in 7.9 Minutes Per Game. Mahmoud's sophomore season was cut short by a foot injury in mid-February 2016.[2]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2014–15 Louisville 30 2 7.9 .400 .000 .750 1.4 .4 .1 .7 1.2
2015–16 Louisville 22 2 13.1 .470 .000 .400 3.0 .5 .5 1.3 3.2
2016–17 Louisville 31 16 18.7 .620 .000 .642 4.0 .8 .9 2.1 5.7
2017–18 Louisville 36 22 23.4 .550 .000 .500 5.0 1.0 .8 2.9 6.8

Professional careerEdit

After going undrafted in the 2018 NBA draft, Mahmoud signed with the Memphis Grizzlies for the NBA Summer League.[3][4] On August 25, 2018, Mahmoud returned to Egypt to sign his first professional contract with Zamalek.[5]

International careerEdit

Anas Osama Mahmoud represented Egypt in the 2012 FIBA Under-17 World Championship, where he averaged 5.4 ppg, 4.0 rpg and 2.1 bpg.[6] He also represented Egypt in the AfroBasket 2013 [7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rutherford, Mike (March 3, 2014). "Louisville Lands Commitment From 7'1 Center Anas Osama Mahmoud". CardChronicle.com. Retrieved August 1, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Louisville's Anas Mahmoud out for final 6 games with ankle injury". ESPN. February 16, 2016.
  3. ^ Greer, Jeff (June 22, 2018). "Former Louisville center Anas Mahmoud to play in NBA summer league". The Courier-Journal.
  4. ^ "Memphis Grizzlies announce 2018 Utah Jazz Summer League roster". NBA.com. July 2, 2018. Retrieved July 2, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Anas Mahmoud signs with Zamalek Club". Sportando. August 25, 2018. Retrieved August 25, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)[permanent dead link]
  6. ^ "EGY - FIBA U17 Worlds experience leads Egyptians to great things". FIBA.com. July 24, 2014. Retrieved August 2, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ "Player Profile :Anas Mahmoud". FIBA.com. July 13, 2013. Retrieved July 21, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)[permanent dead link]