Forward Chehales Tapscott | Signed

198 cm
97 kg
27 years
Last team:
Ehime | Japan B2 League


Versatile swingman, who can really score, rebound, defend and pass the ball. In other words has all the essential elements of the game to bring team success.
College senior year: became one of the top players in the Big Sky Conference, leading the league in rebounding (9.3), blocked shots (43) and double-doubles (13). Ranked second on the team and eighth in the conference with 14.1 points per game, seventh in shooting (52.6) and third in steals (1.7). Named first team All-Big Sky Conference, led the team in scoring five times, in rebounding 26 times and assists seven times. Had 27 double-figure scoring games, three 20-point games and a Big Sky Conference leading 13 double-doubles. His 13 double-doubles are the most by a Viking in PSU’s Big Sky history.

Playing Career:

2008-2009Clackamas Community College (JUCO): 20.7ppg, 11.7rpg, 2.1apg, 1.8spg, 2.1bpg
2009-2010Clackamas Community College (JUCO): 25.5ppg, 13.5rpg, 2.2apg, 1.5spg, 2.2bpg
2010-2011Portland St. (NCAA D1, starting five): 24 games: 11.8ppg, 8.1rpg, 1.9apg, 2PT: 47.7%, 3PT: 30.0%, FT: 66.0%
2011-2012Portland St. (NCAA D1, starting five): 32 games: 14.1ppg, 9.3rpg, 1.8apg, 1.8spg, 1.3bpg, 2PT: 56.5%, 3PT: 31.1%, FT: 73.7%
2012Salem Soldiers (USA IBL): 17 games: 28.6ppg, 12.7rpg, 2.0apg, 1.4spg, 2PT: 63.6%, 3PT: 48.4%, FT: 86.5%
2012-2013In Nov.'12 signed with AS Soleuvre (Luxembourg Diekirch League, starting five): 13 games: 22.8ppg (5), 10.8rpg (5), 1.9apg, 1.3spg, 1.7bpg (1), 2PT: 60.3%, 3PT: 30.0%, FT: 81.5%
2013Vancouver Volcanoes (USA IBL): 20 games: 23.5ppg, 14.9rpg, 2.8apg, 1.8spg, 1.7bpg, 2PT: 58.4%, 3PT: 43.5%, FT: 71.7%
2014Rockhampton Rockets (Australia QBL, starting five): 19 games: 29.1ppg, 10.8rpg, 1.7apg, 1.3spg, 2PT: 58.8%, 3PT: 21.7%, FT: 75.5%
2014-2015Bambitious Nara (Japan BJ league, starting five): 52 games: 18.5ppg, 9.4rpg, 2.5apg, 1.5spg, 0.7bpg, 2PT: 52.7%, 3PT: 29.3%, FT: 66.3%
2015Rockhampton Rockets (Australia QBL, starting five): 18 games: 29.4ppg, 13.4rpg, 2.1apg, 1.1spg, 1.9bpg, 2PT: 59.2%, 3PT: 33.3%, FT: 75.8%
2015-2016Oita Heat Devils (Japan BJ League, starting five): 47 games: 22.3ppg (6), 12.2rpg (5), 3.1apg, 2.0spg (3), 2PT: 55.2%, 3PT: 37.0%, FT: 73.7%
2016-2017 Kagawa Five Arrows (Japan B2 League, starting five): 59 games: Scoring-2 (19.5ppg), 9.2rpg, Assists-6 (3.2apg), Steals-2 (1.8spg), 2PT: 48.8%, 3PT: 31.2%, FT: 71.6%
2017-2018Ehime Orange Vikings (Japan B2 League, starting five)

Awards & Achievements:

HS: First Team All-League, Conference Player of the Year and All-State 
NWAACC Tournament MVP -09, 10
NWAACC South Division Player of the Year -10
South Division All-Star -10
All-Tournament at SMU Invitational -11
All-Big Sky Conference 1st Team -12
Big Sky Conference Tournament Semifinals -12
Wyoming Jim Thorpe Classic All-Tournament team -12
USBasket.com All-IBL Rookie of the Year -12
USBasket.com All-IBL 1st Team -12, 13
IBL Finalist -13
USBasket.com All-IBL Defensive Player of the Year -13
Australian QBL Champion -14
Australian QBL MVP -14
Asia-Basket.com All-Japanese BJ League Honorable Mention -15
Australiabasket.com All-Australian QBL 1st Team -15
Japanese B League D2 five times player of the week -17
Asia-Basket.com All-Japanese B League D2 2nd Team -17

Player's highlights:

Full game video:

2016-02-07 Shiga - Oita 85:110 (Japan BJ League)
Chehales Tapscott #11 white uniform:
40min: 33pts, 19reb, 5as, 3st, 2PT: 10/19, 3PT: 2/3, FT: 7/9, 46 evaluation

2016-04-09 Fukuoka - Oita 115:101 (Japan BJ League)
Chehales Tapscott #11 white uniform:
39min: 29pts, 10reb, 6as, 4st, 2PT: 10/12, 3PT: 1/3, FT: 6/10, 39 evaluation

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