SATO, ROMAIN
Height: 1.95 Born: 2 March, 1981 Nationality: Central African Republic
EuroLeague 2011-12 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 23 20 597:45 164 38/85 17/49 37/52 33 75 108 22 15 15 9 5 47 40 197
Averages 23 20 25:59 7.1 44.7% 34.7% 71.2% 1.4 3.3 4.7 1 0.7 0.7 0.4 0.2 2 1.7 8.6
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
22 * at CSKA Moscow 27:53 3 0/1 1/1     2 2           2 1 3
23 vs FC Barcelona Regal 11:47   0/1 0/1     1 1 1         2 1 -1
2 Totals 39:40 3 0/2 1/2 0/0 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 2 2
Average 19:50 1.5 0% 50% 0% 0 1.5 1.5 0.5 0 0 0 0 2 1 1
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
17 * vs Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv 15:37 6 1/2 1/1 1/2 1 2 3   1     1 3 1 5
18 * vs Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv 31:30 3   0/2 3/4 1 1 2 2   1     4 2 1
19 at Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv 18:10 4 0/1 0/1 4/4   1 1     2 1   1 3 4
20 * at Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv 10:21   0/2                     2   -4
21 * vs Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv 13:53 1   0/1 1/2 1 1 2           2 1  
5 Totals 89:31 14 1/5 1/5 9/12 3 5 8 2 1 3 1 1 12 7 6
Average 17:54 2.8 20% 20% 75% 0.6 1 1.6 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.2 0.2 2.4 1.4 1.2
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
11 * at EA7 Emporio Armani 25:05 11 3/6 1/4 2/2 4 2 6   1 1 1 2 2 2 10
12 * vs Unics Kazan 24:59 4 2/4     1 2 3   2       4   3
13 * at Fenerbahce Ulker 34:35 12 3/3   6/6 1 9 10 1   1     3 3 22
14 * vs Fenerbahce Ulker 23:39 9 2/6 1/1 2/4 2 4 6           1 1 9
15 * vs EA7 Emporio Armani 31:18 4 1/4 0/1 2/2 3 3 6 1     2 1 1 2 9
16 at Unics Kazan 30:04 4 2/4 0/2   1 4 5 2 2 1         8
6 Totals 169:40 44 13/27 2/8 12/14 12 24 36 4 5 3 3 3 11 8 61
Average 28:16 7.3 48.1% 25% 85.7% 2 4 6 0.7 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.5 1.8 1.3 10.19
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
1 * vs Unicaja Malaga 26:39 16 4/6 2/3 2/2   6 6 2         3 2 20
2 * at KK Zagreb 20:22 13 3/5 1/4 4/6 1 6 7 1 1     1   4 18
3 * vs Zalgiris Kaunas 30:57 8 2/3 1/4 1/2 1 3 4 1 2       1 1 10
4 * vs CSKA Moscow 37:11 7 2/4 1/3   1 3 4   2 3     3   3
5 * at Brose Baskets 36:34 11 3/5 1/2 2/2 2 3 5 4   1     4 3 15
6 * at Unicaja Malaga 28:09 13 4/5 1/4 2/4 2 4 6 2   1 1   2 2 15
7 * vs KK Zagreb 27:22 12 0/5 4/6   4 1 5 2 1   1     2 16
8 * at Zalgiris Kaunas 27:33 7 3/5 0/2 1/2 1 7 8 1 1 1 2   1 2 14
9 * at CSKA Moscow 33:05 7 1/4 1/3 2/4 2 7 9 2 2 1 1   3 4 14
10 * vs Brose Baskets 31:02 9 2/9 1/3 2/4 4 3 7     2     3 3 3
10 Totals 298:54 103 24/51 13/34 16/26 18 43 61 15 9 9 5 1 20 23 128
Average 29:53 10.3 47.1% 38.2% 61.5% 1.8 4.3 6.1 1.5 0.9 0.9 0.5 0.1 2 2.29 12.8
EuroLeague 2011-12 individual rankings
Final Four
  • #10 in 3-point % (50%)
  • #16 in 3-pointers made (1)
  • #17 in Minutes Played (39:40)
  • #20 in Assist-turnover ratio (100%)
  • #25 in Games Started (1)
Playoffs
  • #16 in Free throws made (8)
  • #20 in Free throws attempted (10)
Top 16
  • #11 in Minutes Played (169:40)
  • #12 in Total Rebounds (36)
  • #14 in Offensive Rebounds (12)
  • #17 in Defensive Rebounds (24)
  • #24 in Free throw % (85.7%)
Regular Season
  • #10 in Total Rebounds (61)
  • #12 in Minutes Played (298:54)
  • #14 in Defensive Rebounds (43)
  • #20 in Offensive Rebounds (18)
Career Notes
  • Played high-school basketball at Dayton Christian HS.
  • Played college basketball at Xavier (2000-2004).
  • Signed for the 2004-05 season sby San Antonio Spurs, did not play any game.
  • Moved to Italy for the 2005-06 season, signed by Aurora Jesi, in the Italian Legadue.
  • Moved to Spain on May'06, signed by FC Barcelona.
  • Back to Italy for the 2006-07 season, signed by Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Played there till the 2009-10 championship.
  • Moved to Greece for the 2010-11 season, signed by Panathinaikos Athens.
  • Played there also the 2011-12 championship.
  • Moved to Turkey for the 2012-13 season, signed by Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul.
  • Moved to Spain for the 2013-14 season, signed by Valencia BC.
  • He's still playing there.
Miscellaneous
  • Won the 2011 EuroLeague with Panathinaikos Athens.
  • Won the 2014 EuroCup with Valencia BC.
  • Named the 2007-08 EuroLeague Week 12 MVP.
  • Named the 2008-09 EuroLeague Playoff Game-1 MVP.
  • Named the 2009-10 EuroLeague Week-3 MVP.
  • Named the 2009-10 EuroLeague Top 16 Week-6 MVP.
  • Won the 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09 and 2009-10 Italian National Championship with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Won he 2010-11 Greek National Championship with Panathinaikos Athens.
  • Won the 2016-17 Spanish National Championship with Valencia BC.
  • Won the 2009 and 2010 Italian National Cup with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Won the 2012 Greek National Cup with Panathinaikos Athens.
  • Won the 2013 Turkish National Cup with Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul.
  • Won the 2007, 2008 and 2009 Italian Super Cup with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Named the 2009-10 Italian League MVP.
  • Named to the 2001-02 All-Atlantic 10 2nd Team.
  • Named to the 2002-03 and 2003-04 All-Atlantic 10 1st Team.
  • Has been member of the Central African National Team.
  • Played at the 2001, 2003, and 2009 African Championship.
  • Led the 2009 African Championship in scoring (21.6 ppg.).
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2007-08 Montepaschi Siena 23 266 11.6 67/136 49.3 25/72 34.7 57/78 73.1 112 42 22 3
2008-09 Montepaschi Siena 20 202 10.1 47/95 49.5 20/50 40 48/59 81.4 77 35 13 2
2009-10 Montepaschi Siena 16 218 13.6 51/95 53.7 19/48 39.6 59/69 85.5 84 24 21 0
2010-11 Panathinaikos Athens 21 189 9 40/95 42.1 19/49 38.8 52/64 81.3 82 15 24 3
2011-12 Panathinaikos Athens 23 164 7.1 38/85 44.7 17/49 34.7 37/52 71.2 108 15 22 9
2012-13 Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul 23 169 7.3 45/103 43.7 15/44 34.1 34/42 81 96 15 31 3
2014-15 Valencia Basket 9 57 6.3 14/34 41.2 7/24 29.2 8/10 80 43 8 10 5
Totals 135 1265 9.4 302/643 47 122/336 36.3 295/374 78.9 602 154 143 25
Averages 135 1265 9.4 302/643 47 122/336 36.3 295/374 78.9 4.5 1.1 1.1 0.2
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2006-07 Montepaschi 14 199 14.2 38/77 49.4 22/55 40 57/76 75 84 22 14 0
2013-14 Valencia Basket Club 24 222 9.3 61/117 52.1 19/59 32.2 43/54 79.6 130 23 24 4
2014-15 Valencia Basket 10 77 7.7 27/52 51.9 7/16 43.8 2/4 50 41 6 11 1
2015-16 Valencia Basket 13 61 4.7 18/35 51.4 4/15 26.7 13/16 81.3 28 7 9 1
2016-17 Valencia Basket 23 139 6 31/59 52.5 20/53 37.7 17/23 73.9 69 10 11 3
Totals 84 698 8.3 175/340 51.5 72/198 36.4 132/173 76.3 352 68 69 9
Averages 84 698 8.3 175/340 51.5 72/198 36.4 132/173 76.3 4.2 0.8 0.8 0.1
Career Stats
Other Competition                                                                                                                                                                                            
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2000/01  Xavier 29 309 10.7 30/72 41.7 65/174 37.4 54/74 73 156 25 40 10
2001/02  Xavier 32 514 16.1 83/159 52.2 83/200 41.5 99/144 68.8 212 30 58 21
2002/03  Xavier 32 579 18.1 98/196 50 84/247 34 131/162 80.9 227 32 74 8
2003/04  Xavier 37 603 16.3 104/228 45.6 75/215 34.9 170/205 82.9 297 47 87 5
2005/06  Jesi 26 665 25.6 146/279 52.3 53/167 31.7 214/259 82.6 195 45 28 6
 Barcelona 5 13 2.6 4/10 40 1/2 50 2/6 33.3 7 2 3 0
2006/07  MS Siena 44 573 13 138/253 54.5 52/150 34.7 141/184 76.6 281 57 43 7
2007/08  MS Siena 44 542 12.3 135/265 50.9 55/143 38.5 107/132 81.1 240 92 52 7
2008/09  MS Siena 39 493 12.6 110/174 63.2 59/123 48 96/124 77.4 195 68 56 7
2009/10  MS Siena 39 572 14.7 125/216 57.9 66/151 43.7 124/145 85.5 169 70 48 9
2010/11  Panathinaikos 34 296 8.7 87/156 55.8 22/57 38.6 56/74 75.7 93 31 31 5
2011/12  Panathinaikos 34 194 5.7 51/89 57.3 81/63 28.6 38/62 61.3 128 27 21 2
2012/13  Fenerbahce Ulker 30 194 6.5 58/109 53.2 11/49 22.4 45/53 84.9 99 13 33 3
2013/14  Valencia 41 470 11.5 121/249 48.6 58/119 48.7 54/71 76.1 249 33 45 7
2014/15  Valencia 39 270 6.9 67/143 46.9 29/77 37.7 49/60 81.7 119 29 40 12
2015/16  Valencia 32 151 4.7 45/107 42.1 13/36 36.1 22/30 73.3 107 15 16 8
2016/17  Valencia 41 240 5.9 55/120 45.8 32/87 36.8 34/40 85.0 106 22 17 5