Thursday, July 17, 2008
Mario Austin close to Besiktas
According to turkbasket.com Mario Austin(2.06-PF) is close to signing with Besiktas. This is the 2nd addition to the roster of the turkish team within the last few days following the acquisition of Mire Chatman.
Mario Austin who is a natural scorer, played for Benetton Treviso last season but coach Mahmoodi didn't want him to continue in the team in the next season. He played for Hapoel Jerusalem and Biela in the past. Austin averaged 13.6 points 7.6 rebounds and 1.5 steals in 34 games in the LegaA1.