Career Highlights: A native of Serbia & Montenegro who grew up in Austria, he has played in the top Austrian League for the past four seasons. He played in the Austrian All-Star Game in 2001 and was named Rookie of the Year the same season. Named Second Team All-League in 2002. A member of Austria’s Under-22 National Team.
(2002-03): In the FIBA Champions Cup, had a sensational tournament, averaging 20.9 points and 5.1 rebounds while hitting 62 percent of his two-point shots. In the Austrian League Finals against Gmunden, scored 19 points, grabbed 15 rebounds and tallied three assists to help Kapfenberg begin a miraculous three straight wins to overcome an 0-2 deficit and win the best-of-five league championship.
(2001-02): Enjoyed a breakout season as an 18-year-old, averaging 17.2 points and 6.3 rebounds. He finished 15th in the league in scoring while playing about 33 minutes per game.
Strengths: A big man who likes to step outside on the perimeter and hit the jumper. He will play inside and shoots a very high percentage when in the post. Can pass out of the post and anticipates situations well.