Former Northwestern basketball player Tre Demps continuing career in Belgium
Former Northwestern basketball guard Tre Demps is off to Europe to continue his basketball career.
Demps is joining Belfius Mons-Hainaut of the Belgium Scooore League, the team announced on Twitter Wednesday morning.
— Belfius Mons-Hainaut (@mons_hainaut) July 20, 2016
Demps averaged 15.7 points, 3.6 rebounds and 3.3 assists in his fifth season with the Wildcats. He was a member of the Chicago Bulls’ NBA Summer League team, but did not see any game action. The Scooore League is the most prestigious basketball league in Belgium, and Mons-Hainaut has made the league finals twice over the past four seasons.
Demps won’t be the only former Big Ten baller playing in Belgium.
Other familiar names joining Tre in Belgium:
Melsahn Basabe (Iowa)
D.J. Newbill (PSU)
D.J. Richardson (Illinois)
Andre Hollins (Minnesota)
— NU Men's Basketball (@NUMensBball) July 20, 2016