Telekom Baskets Bonn re-signs Lawrence

Jul 22, 2014 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Telekom Baskets Bonn re-signs Lawrence
Eugene Lawrence - CEZ Nymburk (photo CEZ Nymburk)

After a half-season together, Telekom Baskets Bonn and point guard Eugene Lawrence have agreed to give it a go for a full one in 2014-15, the club announced Tuesday. Lawrence (1.84 meters, 28 years old) played 16 games for Bonn last season in the German League only, averaging 9.9 points, 6 assists and 3.2 rebounds as the team reached the playoff quarterfinals. Lawrence has previous Eurocup experience as a starter with CEZ Nymburk of the Czech Republic, for whom he posted 6.2 points, 4.2 assists and 1.4 steals over 14 games in the 2011-12 season. After four seasons at St. John's University, Lawrence began his pro career with Nitra of Slovakia. He has also played for Czech side Prostejov and for Hoverla in Ukraine.