|League LNB Pro B|
NBA draft 2011 / Undrafted
Weight 100 kg
Nationality French / Algerian
Name Mehdi Cheriet
|Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)|
Role Basketball Player
Position Power forward
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Height 2.02 m
Pro career 2011
|Born April 12, 1987 (age 28)
Tarare, France (1987-04-12) |
High school Albert Thomas (Roanne, France)
Education Arizona Western College
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Mehdi Cheriet (born April 12, 1987) is a French-Algerian professional basketball player who currently plays for Chorale Roanne Basket of the LNB Pro B in France.
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- Collegiate career
- International career
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After completing his years at Albert Thomas School in Roanne, France, Cheriet enrolled in Arizona Western College in Yuma, Arizona. He helped the team win their third consecutive JUCO Region I championship and the NJCAA district finals in his freshman season. As a sophomore, Cheriet was known as a premier NJCAA basketball player and was ranked the 17th-best junior college player by Rivals.com. By the end of the season, he garnered All-Arizona Community College Athletic Conference (ACCAC) honors as his team finished with a 26-3 record.
On July 20, 2015, it was announced that Cheriet would join Algeria for the AfroBasket 2015. He was called up by team head coach Ali Filali despite not being in the preliminary squad.