A son of well know Mongolian athlete, 19-year-old Sh.Enkhiin-Od moved one step closer to NBA. He is accepted into National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) with full scholarship. This allows him to enter to the National Basketball Association.
Enkhiin-Od Michael Sharavjamts, a native of Mongolia who also plays for the International Sports Academy in Willoughby, Ohio. A 6-foot-8 forward, Sh.Enkhiin-Od played in the summer, along with Centerville’s Gabe Cupps and Rich Rolf, with Midwest Basketball Club. He also played with Centerville for a time last summer.
His dad, Sharavjamts Tserenjanhor, a 7-foot center nicknamed the Mongolian Shark, played for the Harlem Globetrotters after being discovered by then LSU coach Dale Brown at a basketball clinic in Mongolia.
In an interview with CityofBasketballLove.com last summer, the younger Sharavjamts said basketball is gaining in popularity in Mongolia.