FORMER MEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYER CONTINUES CAREER OVERSEAS

FORMER MEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYER CONTINUES CAREER OVERSEAS

RALEIGH, NC – Former Shaw University men's basketball student-athlete Joe Reid (Philadelphia, PA) is now playing overseas for the Arcense BKB Club in the Liga Mayor de Baloncesto (LMB) El Salvador League located in Ciudad Arce which is a Latin League in South America.

 

Reid combined for 54 points and 45 rebounds, in two games thus far, including a season debut of 20 points, 23 rebounds, and four assists in 40 minutes, followed by a season-high 34 points, 22 rebounds and one assist in his second game.

The Arcense BKB Club is now 1-1 on the young season.

 

The Philadelphia, Pa., native was a member of Shaw University's men's basketball program for two years. His senior season he averaged 10.4 points per game and 6.6 rebounds. He was named to the CIAA All-Tournament Team during the 2014-15 season. In addition, Reid was team captain and awarded the Bears Most Valuable Player that same year.

 

Reid earned a Bachelor's degree in Recreation Management from Shaw in 2015.

 

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