Rapper J. Cole Gets His First Professional Basket With The Patriots BBC In Africa League (VIDEO)

In the wake of J. Cole’s new album The Off-Season that has made social media go crazy — the rapper was expected to play in the Basketball African League’s inaugural season tip-off.

He di just that on Sunday when the 36-year-old signed a deal to play three-to-six games with Rwanda on Tuesday.

Here’s his first made basket on a missed layup:

The Rwandan Patriots have won four Rwanda National Basketball League championships since the team was founded in Rwanda’s capital city Kigali in 2014.

The African league is comprised of 12 teams from 12 African countries each with 13 players.