LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne made an investment in its future with the signing of British big man Matt Marsh for two seasons, the club announced Wednesday. Marsh (2.11 meters, 18 years old) arrives from FC Barcelona, where he played for the club at the Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Valencia event last season and averaged 6.8 points and 2.5 rebounds in four games. The big man also played in the ANGT Valencia in 2018-19. Marsh joined Barcelona in 2018 as a 16-year-old after having played with the Reading Rockets' junior team before that. Marsh, who went to Reading from the small harbor town of Penryn at 15, played for Great Britain at the FIBA U16 European Championship 2018 Division B and also competed at the 2019 Basketball Without Borders Europe Camp.