Meet The Spartans - Diogo Seixas


SAN JOSE, Calif.—Day two of meeting the young men who are joining the San José State men’s basketball program this fall. Today, meet Diogo (DJ) Seixas, a 6-7 forward from Portugal.

Diogo (DJ) Seixas, 6-7, F, Lisbon, Portugal

Played for Imortal Lizigas in 2022-23

Played in the 2022 FIBA U18 and U20 Euro Championships

Averaged 18.5 points and shot 44 percent from 3-point range at the 2022 Championship

Played in the 2019 FIBA U16 European Championship Division B

Left-handed shooter who is a very skilled passer

Coach Tim Miles on Diogo

“Diogo was one of the leading scorers and shooters in the European B Championships.  He is a savvy, intelligent and versatile player.  He is an extremely hard worker who comes from a great basketball family.  He has great values and will bring a ton of enthusiasm to our program daily.