Neemias Queta is a young basketball player from Portugal. Neemias Queta was a member of the Utah State Aggies men’s basketball team that competed in the Mountain West Conference. Queta decided to forgo his senior year and enter the 2021 NBA draft. She was named to the All-Mountian West First Team in 2021. Also, the player won gold at the FIBA U20 European Championship.
Neemias Queta was born in Barreiro, Portugal July 13, 1999 as Neemias Esdras Barbosa Queta. He is 22 years old. Mica and Dyaneuba Queta have two children and he is one of them. His parents are both Portuguese nationals of Guinean descent. He has a girlfriend who is older than him. Neemias enrolled at Utah State University after high school and played basketball for the team.
Neemias began training in basketball at the age of ten. He started his career in the youth team of FC Berreirense. His older sister was also a basketball player and he followed in her footsteps. Queta hasn’t said much about his high school stats or history. The player signed on to play for the Utah State Aggies in August 2018, turning down offers from Texas Tech and Creighton.
Queta trained under Craig Smith, whom he described as “a very talented player and a great player”. He had a game-high 24 points, nine assists and five blocks in an 80-63 win over Saint Mary’s on November 19, 2018. Neemias was named Mountain West Freshman of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year at the end of the season. After missing the first nine games of his sophomore season with a knee injury, he was unable to influence the team.
The basketball player was named to the Mountain West Defensive Team and Second Team All-Mountain West. Neemias expressed his interest in the NBA draft in early 2021. In late March 2021, he announced his participation in the 2021 NBA draft alongside Jalen Wilson and MJ Walker.
Neemias also had the opportunity to represent his country in international competitions. At the 2017 FIBA Europe U18 Championship Division B, he was a member of the Portugal national U18 team. In his eight appearances, he averaged 10.2 points, 8.6 assists, and 1.2 blocks per game.
Queta was selected for the 2018 FIBA Europe U20 Championship Division B after a strong season. He averaged 14.1 points per game, grabbed 10.3 rebounds and blocked 2.9 shots per game. Neemias led his team to victory in Division B of the 2019 FIBA European U20 Championship. However, due to a left knee injury, the player had to retire from the finals. Queta won the All-Star Five tournament with 14.3 points, 11.0 rebounds and two blocks per game.
Under NCAA rules, a collegiate athlete cannot receive payment to play for college. Queta is also at the beginning of his career. In the coming days he would no doubt make millions. Many analysts believe he will be selected in the first round of the NBA Draft overall.
Queta, a basketball player from Portugal, doesn’t like to talk about his personal life in public. The state of the player’s relationship is still unknown. He can be single, in a relationship or married.
body measurement and social media
Neemias Queta has one height 7 feet and weighs about 112 kg. He has beautiful black hair and black eyes. Apart from that, there is no information about his other body measurements.
Only active on Instagram, he has gained more than 135,000 followers Instagram under the username @neemy88.