Cheshire Phoenix are pleased to announce the signing of 6’6’ American forward Earl Brown for the up coming season.
A graduate from Division 1College Saint Francis where he finished his college career, 11th on the Saint Francis scoring list with 1,373 points and was just five rebounds shy of of 10th place on the school’s list, averaging 15 points and 8 rebounds per game during his senior year.
Brown spent his first professional season in the Icelandic league during the 15/16 season where he averaged 24 points and 12 rebounds for Keflavik.
Coach O’Reilly said “Earl was one of the first players we identified this summer, so we are really happy to have been able to bring him to the Phoenix. Earl attitude and personality on and off the court really fits with what we are building here.”
Earl commented “ I would like to thank Coach Colin and the whole organisation for giving me the opportunity. I am excited to get started and meet the team and fans.”
Tickets are now on sale for the first home game of the season Vs Newcastle Eagles on the 25th September at Cheshire Oaks Arena.http://purchase.tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchase
The clubs pre season schedule has been announced, starting with an away trip to Lancashire Spinners on the 13th September.