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Home of the 2018 Varsity Basketball Champions!

The Wits Basketball Club has both a men and women’s side and is a highly competitive high performance club. The two sides compete in Varsity Basketball tournaments, University Sport South Africa (USSA) basketball tournaments, the Gauteng University Basketball League (GUBL), the Inner City Supper League (ICSL) and other various basketball tournaments.

The club also hosts annual tournaments that are supported by other universities: such as the Ashraf  Lodewyk Memorial Basketball Tournament. This tournament is aimed at commemorating the life of former Witsie and former Wits Basketball player, Ashraf Lodewyk who played a major role in some of the clubs many successes. The club also hosts the Annual Lady Bucks Basketball tournament, which is a women’s basketball tournament aimed at promoting basketball and honouring women in sport.


Kgotso Ntuane in action in the  Varsity Basketball Tournament

(Photo credit: Varsity Basketball)

Danja Lunnemann in action in the Varsity Basketball Tournament

(Photo credit: Varsity Basketball)


2019 Gauteng University Basketball League Champions

Contact us

Basketball Sports Officer: Ntshembo Vukeya

Office: 011 717 9404



Club chairperson: Nametso Malatsi -

Men's head coach: Tshiamo

Women’s head coach: Willie Matlakala-

Women’s assistant coach: Manyani Maseko-


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