RYan Luther, a 26-year-old American power forward with an Irish passport and 2.06 meters tall, will make his debut in the Endesa League with UCAM Murcia Club Baloncesto, which has signed this player with a contract for next season, in which the team university will play, in addition to the league championship, the FIBA ??Champions League.

The entity chaired by José Luis Mendoza Pérez announced this Tuesday the signing, with a second optional campaign, of Ryan Shanahan Luther, born in Pennsylvania on September 10, 1995 and who arrived in Europe in 2019.

It was after being at the University of Pittsburgh, in his country, that he joined Ventspils in Latvia before joining Turkish basketball, first at Darussafaka and later, in July 2021, at Gaziantep.

He is a versatile power forward who provides intensity and rebounds and is also a long-distance specialist. Not in vain has he averaged 9.8 points, 6 sacks and a PIR of 10 in Turkey’s highest category and averaging 39.7% success in triples, in his last campaign with Gaziantep, in which he has coincided with a former great like his compatriot Milton Doyle.

The new player of the team trained by Sito Alonso has experience in the continental competition that UCAM CB will face, the third in importance behind the Euroleague and the Eurocup, and becomes the fourth signing of the Murcian team, joining those of two Americans like point guard Travis Trice and forward James Anderson and Congolese center Jordan Sakho.

Via Marca.com