TBB Trier announced the re-signing of one of their keyplayers from last season: Christopher Copeland (203-F-84, agency: 540 Sports, college: Colorado), who averaged 13.2 points, 4.9 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game, signed a new one year contract.
Copeland, who spent his college days at Colorado, joined Trier last year after starting his overseas career in Spain and the Netherlands.
His season highs were 31 points against Paderborn Baskets, 10 rebounds against LTi Giessen 46ers and 7 assists against ratiopharm Ulm
According to the press release, Copeland had several very good offers from BBL clubs and teams from otheuropean leagues, but he decided to go for one more year with Trier.
Consistency seems to the key aim for TBB Trier. The club re-signed Brian Brown (191-G-79, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management, college: Ohio St.), James Gillingham (193-G-81, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management, college: Bradley), Kosta Karamatskos (197-G-86) and Jamal Shuler (191-G-86) while Derek Raivio (190-G-84, agency: Priority Sports, college: Gonzaga), George Evans (202-F/C-71, agency: Court Side, college: George Mason), Maksym Shtein (206-C-80, agency: LimeLight) and Maik Zirbes (205-C-90) already had valid conracts for the upcoming season.