It hasn’t been a bad week so far for LIU Brooklyn’s all-time leading scorer Jamal Olasewere.
On Sunday, we learned he made the final roster for the Nigerian senior national team as they get ready to take part in the 2015 FIBA African Championships that begin on Wednesday.
On Tuesday, it was officially announced that Olasewere will be joining Italian club Virtus Roma for the 2015-16 season. Last season in his first full professional season, Olasewere played for Belgium club Verviers Pepinster Wolves. This is his third professional club he has signed with since graduating from LIU Brooklyn after the 2012-13 season. He also signed to play for Italian club Vanoli Cremona back in 2013 but didn’t play for the team after failing a physical due to an unknown heart condition. [Read more…]