Brandon Sherrod ?16, who earned first team All-Ivy recognition for the Bulldogs in 2016, will continue his professional career in Italy. He recently signed a one-year contract to return to Roseto in Italy?s Serie A2 League for the 2018-2019 season. Slan Sports Management made the announcement.
Yale will be a part of a big day of college basketball in South Florida in December. The Bulldogs meet the University of Miami in the fourth annual Hoophall Miami Invitational presented by Citi on Dec. 1 at the AmericanAirlines Arena, the home of the Miami Heat.
Greg Mangano ?12 capped another strong season overseas by helping Karhu Kauhajoki win Finland?s Korisliiga League title. In the championship game over the weekend, Mangano scored 22 points, including hitting the winning three-pointer late in overtime, as Karhu edged Salon Vilpas 99-96. He also added eight rebounds and an assist.
Blake Reynolds has been a significant contributor for the Yale men?s basketball team in each of his first three seasons. Now as he prepares for his final year, he will add an extra role. Reynolds was elected captain of the 2018-19 Bulldogs following a team vote at the annual post season banquet on Wednesday night.