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Charles A. Bediako Jr., well-known as Charles Bediako, is a Canadian college basketball player who plays as a center for the Alabama Crimson Tide of the Southeastern Conference (SEC).
Bediako is a four-star rated player and was ranked No. 32 by 247Sports, No. 35 by ESPN, and No. 39 by Rivals.
|Charles A. Bediako Jr.
|Date of Birth
|March 10, 2002
|Brampton, Ontario, Canada
|19 Years Old
|6 feet 11 inches (2.11 m/211 cm)
|98 kg (215 lbs)
|Charles Sr. (Father) and Joyce Asante (Mother)
Charles Bediako Early Life and Background
Born on March 10, 2002, Charles Bediako hails from Brampton, Ontario, Canada. Bediako holds Canadian nationality and comes from an African-American ethnic background. His zodiac sign is Pisces.
Bediako is the son of Charles Sr. and Joyce Asante. Before moving to America, Bediako grew up with his brother Jaden in Canada. Unfortunately, detailed information regarding his parent’s background has not been disclosed.
Bediako attended Ridley College in Canada before transferring to Andrews Osborne Academy in Ohio, United States. After his junior year, Bediako transferred to IMG Academy in Florida for his senior year.
Charles Bediako Physical Measurements
Charles Bediako stands at 6 feet 11 inches (2.11 m/211 cm) and weighs around 98 kg (215 lbs). The athlete has black hair, and as of 2022, he is 19 years old. However, the exact body measurements of young athletes are still under review.
Charles Bediako Career
High School Highlights
Before transferring to Andrews Osborne Academy, Bediako started playing basketball at Ridley College alongside his brother Jaden. Bediako played basketball for his junior season at Andrews Osborne Academy. And for his senior season, he moved to Florida and attended IMG Academy.
As a senior at IMG, Bediako averaged 13.2 points and 12.7 rebounds per game and was named in the Jordan Brand Classic roster. His performances earned him a four-star recruit rating from Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN, and he became one of the top centers in the 2021 class.
Bediako received offers from Duke, Michigan, Texas, and Ohio State; however, on April 6, 2021, Bediako chose to go to Alabama University.
Charles Bediako has participated internationally in the Canada Men’s National under-19 basketball team. In the 2018 FIBA Under-18 Americas Championship, Bediako averaged 1.8 points and two rebounds per game. The tournament concluded with Canada placing second.
In the 2018 FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup, the tournament concluded with Canada placing fourth, where Bediako averaged 3.3 points and 3.1 rebounds per game. Then in the 2021 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup, Canada won the bronze medal through the assistance of Bediako, averaging at 4 points and 2.9 rebounds per game.
The 19-year-old athlete still has a bright future ahead of him, and his performances continue to improve and impress many, including ESPN, Rivals, and more. His career looks promising, and we can assume Bediako to continue his basketball career with more achievements to show.
Charles Bediako Relationship
Charles Bediako has yet to reveal his love life to the media. This is because the secretive young athlete prefers to keep his personal life away and behind the cameras. So, unfortunately, regarding his personal and love life, there is not much information even in his socials. Hence, his relationship status remains unknown.
Charles Bediako Net Worth
Charles Bediako is a young college basketball player, and in America, college players do not get paid. In America, the college provides financial aid to help the players play for them; however, paying the players is different since the college athletes in America are not paid as per the rules.
However, the athlete has a bright future, and with it also comes fame, money, and more.
Charles Bediako Social Media
Charles Bediako is an active social media user. He is available on Instagram and Twitter. Bediako uses the handle @CBediako on Twitter with 2,149 followers and @_charlesbediako on Instagram with 6906 followers. The young athlete posts almost frequently and is also verified on Instagram.