W. Dawkins

Texas Tech’s John Roberson Scores 19 In France

Author: W. Dawkins
Texas Tech’s John Roberson Scores 21 At EuroCup

Former Texas Tech star John Roberson scored 19 points to lead Elan Chalon past Paris-Levallois 72-69 in game 1 of France ProA playoff semifinals

 

The 5-11 guard sank 3 threes on 43 percent shooting (3-of-7) from behind the arc, while draining 6-of-8 free throws.

 

Roberson also had 6 assists, 4 rebounds, and a steal in the game.

 

Cameron Clark (Oklahoma) and Lance Harris (Kansas St.) each added 10 points for Chalon in the win.

 

For Paris-Levallois, Jason Rich (FSU) poured in 24 points, while Louis Campbell (Buffalo) added 13 points and 4 assists in the loss.

 

But the star of the game was Roberson, who is second in the French league in assists and is fifth in scoring this season, averaging 16.1 points and 7.1 assists for 2nd place Chalon (27-7)

 

He also played with Chalon last season, averaging 14.8 points and a team-high 6 assists.

 

Roberson comes from Sweden’s Basketligan league, where he averaged 18 points and 6.2 assists for the Sodertalje Kings in 2014-15.

 

He also played part of that season in Hungary’s A Division, averaging 9.8 points and 5 assists for Atomeromu SE Paks in the EuroChallenge.

 

A college star at Texas Tech, Roberson led the team in scoring and assists as a senior, averaging 14.1 points and 4.4 assists in 2010-11.

 

He also graduated as the school’s all-time career leader in assists.

 

Roberson starred at Plano HS (TX) where he averaged 25.4 points and 6.1 assists as a senior, leading the team to a 26-8 record and the Region II quarterfinals.

 

For more basketball news to go http://www.blacktoptv.com

Top Stories corner

No. 38 Sr SG Keith Williams Commits To Cincinnati

No. 38 Sr SG Keith Williams Commits To Cincinnati

247 Sports’ No. 38 ranked high school senior shooting guard Keith Williams has committed to Cincinnati.

 

The 6-5 Williams out of Bishop Loughlin (Brooklyn, NY) averaged 15 points and 4.3 rebounds for New Heights on the Under Armour circuit this year.

 

Bishop Loughlin is the same NYC school that produced former…

NBADL’s Drive Name USFs Rex Walters New Coach

See Ex-KU Star Rex Walters' 7th Grade Son Gunner (VIDEO)

The NBA D-League’s Grand Rapids Drive, an affiliate of the Detroit Pistons, has named Rex Walters as their new head coach.

 

“Rex Walters brings a wealth of basketball knowledge and experience and has a passion for developing young players,” Pistons head coach and VP of Operations Stan Van Gundy said…

Texas’ Damion James Signs In Puerto Rico

Texas’ Damion James Scores 26 In Puerto Rico

Former Texas star and NBA player Damion James has signed with Cangrejeros de Santurce of the Puerto Rico BSN League.

 

The 6-7 small forward comes from Australia’s National Basketball League (NBL), where he averaged 7 points and 7.8 rebounds in five games this season with the Sydney Kings.

 

James was signed…

Cal St Fullerton’s Bobby Brown Signs In Turkey

Bobby BrownNEW427

Former Cal State Fullerton star Bobby Brown has signed with Besiktas Istanbul in the Turkish Basketball Super League (BSL).

 

The 6-2 guard comes from the Chinese Basketball Association where he averaged 29.2 points, 6.3 assists, and 4.7 rebounds for the DongGuan Leopards this year.

 

The previous season, Brown also played in…

Recommended Stories corner

No. 38 Sr SG Keith Williams Commits To Cincinnati 247 Sports’ No. 38 ranked high school senior shooting guard Keith Williams has committed to Cincinnati.   The 6-5 Williams out of Bishop Lo...
TCU’s Chauncey Collins Drops 29 In NBADL Tryouts Former TCU star Chauncey Collins poured in 29 points to lead his Team 1 past Team 2, 83-67 in the 2016 NBA D-League National Tryout Afternoon Session ...
Brazil’s Izabela Leite Named To FIBA U17 Team Explosive scorer Izabela Leite was named to the Brazil team that will compete at the 2016 FIBA U17 Women's World Championships in Zaragoza, Spain on J...
poll corner left
Poll
poll corner right

Will More High School Kids Skip College and Complete a One Season Stint Overseas For a Quick Million Dollar Pay Day Before Entering The NBA Draft

Loading ... Loading ...
ad
ad