Baskonia lands perimeter help in Hilliard

Aug 13, 2018 by Euroleague.net Print
Baskonia lands perimeter help in Hilliard
Hoping to return to the Final Four that will be hosted next spring in its own city for the first time, KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz found some perimeter talent right before training camp starts, announcing on Monday the addition of swingman Darrun Hilliard to its roster for the 2018-19 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season. Hilliard (1.98 meters, 25 years old) has played his entire three-year pro career to date in the NBA, including 14 games last season with San Antonio. His first two pro seasons were with Detroit. Overall he played 91 NBA games, averaging 3.2 points in less than 10 minutes per game. Hilliard also won the NBA G League title last season with Austin, averaging 21.2 points per game. Additionally, he played with the senior United States national team that took the gold medal at the 2017 FIBA AmeriCup and was named to the all-tournament team. Prior to turning pro, Hilliard spent four seasons starring for Villanova University.