Adding some Yinz to the Army
Boeheiem’s Army promised more additions were coming to their summer The Basketball Tournament team, and they did not disappoint with the latest roster addition. The team of Syracuse Orange Alumni added a “grad transfer” in 6’4” guard DeAndre Kane.
We are excited to announce the addition of DeAndre Kane (@King_Kane50) to our squad! DeAndre is a 3x TBT champion who will help lead us to our first title this summer! #GradTransfer pic.twitter.com/0Y4VsuWhHG
— Boeheim’s Army (@BoeheimsArmy) June 24, 2021
The Pittsburgh, PA native played three years at Marshall before spending his final collegiate season at Iowa State. He averaged over 17 points per game in the Big 12, before going oversees to play professionally. His stops have included Russia’s Krasny Oktyabr & Nizhny Novgorod, Germany’s ratiopharm Ulm, Spain’s Real Betis Energía Plus, and Israel’s Hapoel Eilat & Maccabi Tel Aviv. Most recently, Kane was playing with Greece’s Peristeri.
This will Kane’s 5th TBT appearance, with the previous 4 coming with Oversees Elite. He won the tournament in 2016, 2017, & 2018, and was on 2019’s team that was upset by Carmen’s Crew (Ohio State).
With Kane’s addition, the roster has room for one more addition:
- Malachi Richardson
- Tyler Lydon
- Chris McCullough
- Eric Devendorf
- Andrew White III
- CJ Fair
- Paschal Chukwu
- Tyrese Rice
- Keifer Sykes
- DeAndre Kane