Okoro is the first Giants player to make the starting five this season, though Donatas Visockis did make the bench earlier in the season.

The British forward scored 24 points in the 91-79 win over Surrey Scorchers on Sunday to earn his place in the line-up.

He was joined by Newcastle’s Scott Martin, Glasgow’s Neil Watson, Kai Williams of London and new Sheffield signing Rashawn Rembert.

The Giants’ other top performer of the weekend, Samuel Toluwase, was named on the bench in the all-star team.

Here’s what the BBL had to say about Okoro’s display:

“It was a great night for Giants as they finally got off the mark with a first win of the campaign and it was inspired by Okoro