Frutti Extra Bursaspor has signed Zach Auguste, the club announced on Saturday. Auguste (2.08 meters, 29 years old) arrives from Cedevita Olimpija Ljubljana, where he averaged 8.7 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 20 7DAYS EuroCup games last season. In his single year with Cedevita, he helped the team win the Slovenian League title and reach the quarterfinals of the EuroCup.
Bursaspor adds big man Auguste
Auguste spent four years at the University of Notre Dame before beginning his professional career in 2016 at Usak Sportif of Turkey, where he stayed for one year. He then made his Turkish Airlines EuroLeague debut in the 2017-18 season after joining Panathinaikos OPAP Athens of Greece, but 12 months later he returned to Turkey to play for Galatasaray, which was playing in the EuroCup. He stayed at Galatasaray for two seasons. Ahead of the 2020-21 season, Auguste opted to return to Panathinaikos and once again play in the EuroLeague. Last summer, he joined Cedevita and featured in the EuroCup.