Lietuvos Rytas adds sharp shooter Runkauskas

Jun 08, 2015 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Lietuvos Rytas adds sharp shooter Runkauskas
Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius added fire power to its roster by inking combo guard Marius Runkauskas to a one-year deal on Monday. Runkauskas (1.89 meters, 29 years old) arrives from CSU Asesoft Ploiesti, where he averaged 13.1 points on 43.4% three-point shooting and 92.6% free throw accuracy in 16 Eurocup games last season, helping his team reach the Last 32. He helped Asesoft lift the Romanian League trophy this season. Runkauskas has also played for Neptunas Klaipeda and Marijampole Suduva-Arvi of Lithuania, Quimper UJAP of France and ASK Riga of Latvia. He helped Klaipeda reach the Lithuanian League final in 2014.