We are extremely pleased to announce the acquisition of GB international Matthew Bryan-Amaning. The 32-year-old has signed a deal that will run until the end of the 2020/21 season.
The British forward spent his collegiate career playing for the Washington Huskies in the Pac-12 conference. Bryan-Amaning averaged 15.3 points and 8 rebounds on 54.6% FG and was named the Pac-12 Most Improved Player of the Year in his senior year. MBA was also selected in the All-Pac-12 First Team.
Bryan-Amaning played for the New Orleans Pelicans, Chicago Bulls and Portland Traiblazers in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.
The 6’9 forward has competed at the highest level in Turkey, France, Germany, Mexico, Argentina and has also suited up for the London Lions, London City Royals, Surrey Scorchers and Worcester Wolves in the BBL.
Ben Thomas: “We are at a point in the season where we need wins more than ever! We know Matt has a history of helping teams win in this league and that’s what he’s here to do!
“We expect him to bring a consistent scoring threat and to be an on court leader! We’re looking forward to having him here with the Nix!”
Matthew Bryan-Amaning: “I have a lot of respect for the programme and what coach Thomas has been doing over the past few years.
“After a tough start, I hope I can come in and help the team push on for a playoff run.”