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Masaya Kubota
Kubota Masaya
Name Masaya Kubota
Kanji 久保田正也
Vital Statistics
Gender Male
Age 17
Height 177 cm (5' 10")
Weight 65 kg (143 lbs)
Birthday July 15th, Cancer
Blood type O
Professional Statistics
Team Teikō (former)
Position Shooting guard
First Appearance
Manga Chapter 208
Anime Episode 64
Image Gallery

Masaya Kubota (久保田正也, Kubota Masaya) was a third year and a shooting guard of Teikō Junior High's first string.


Kubota has long black hair that cover his eyes and ears. He is of average height and build. During his time at Teikō, he wore the number 10.


Kubota first appeared alongside others first players string, welcoming the arrival of Kuroko.[1]

Teiko team's substitutes

Kubota (3rd from left to right) during the Nationals Junior High

In a training session, he scolded Nijimura for letting Aomine passing him easily.[2]

During the Nationals Junior High, Kubota was mainly used as a substitute for the team. He eventually retired with Nijimura and Sekiguchi.


  • His name wasn't known until the fanbook KUROFES.


  1. Kuroko no Basuke chapter 207, page 12
  2. Kuroko no Basuke chapter 210, page 7