Eric Hayes Signs With Lithuanian Team


Former Maryland guard Eric Hayes has signed with Lithuanian basketball team KK Neptunas, according to their official website. Neptunas plays in the Lithuanian Basketball League and the Baltic Basketball League.

Hayes spent the last year playing with Spanish League second division team Leche Rio Breogan, averaging 8.9 points and 2.0 assists per game while shooting 46.7% from three.

To Eric, we say sėkmės – good luck.

We’ll continue keep you guys updated with his career overseas.

And, of course, here is the Google Translated version of the team’s news release, for your amusement:

"“Neptune” added to the ranks of American Eric HayesasKlaipeda “Neptune” series has added 23 years 193 cm tall point guard Eric Hayesas. Tomorrow, the seaport has come a basketball player has signed a contract until the end of the season.American 2010/11 season started in Spain in the second-largest gold Leb league, Luga “Leche Rio Breogan team. It spent a lot on average, 22.3 minutes after Mr Hayesas earn 8.9 points, after 2 assists and recapture the 1.9 rebound the ball.From 2006 to 2010 season’s point guard played NCCA, Maryland universities team.Hayesas 2009/10 season, after scoring 11.3 points, 2.5 atkovodamas to rebound the ball and carrying out four assists in helping his team to the University to enter the quarter-finals of the NCCA.Even 45.4% three-point accuracy NCCA thrown American last summer, attended the Washington Wizards’ summer camp.2006/07, 2007/08 and 2008/09 seasons, the ACC has become a point guard league three-point competitions."