Thursday, September 11, 2008
Brose Baskets announced Jason Forte
Brose Baskets Bamberg announced the signing of guard Jason Forte at a press conference on Thursday. Forte (1.94-SG) inked a short-term deal and comes in as a reinforcement for injured playmaker John Goldsberry according to the EuroCup Official site.
This will be his first spell in Europe after spending the last two seasons in the CBA. He averaged 13.2 points, 5.5 rebounds and was fourth in the league with 4.8 assists over 34 games last season split between Yakima and Rio Grande Valley. Before that Forte played four seasons of college basketball at the University of Southern Mississippi between 2002 and 2006.