Buducnost brings aboard two more: Sheehey and Rikic

Aug 01, 2014 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Buducnost brings aboard two more: Sheehey and Rikic
Robert Rikic (Photo ABA Liga)
Buducnost VOLI Podgorica continued its roster building Friday by signing two more players, Will Sheehey and Robert Rikic. Sheehey (2.01 meters, 22 years old) is a rookie small forward who has spent the past four seasons at Indiana University. He averaged 11.4 points and 4.0 rebounds per game for the Hoosiers last season as a senior. Sheehey was named the 2013 Big Ten Conference Sixth Man of the Year. He represented Team USA at the 2013 World University Games in Kazan, Russia.

Rikic (2.19 meters, 24 years old) signed a three-year deal. He arrives from Siroki, for whom he averaged 3.4 points and 2.2 rebounds per game in the Adriatic League last season. He has previously played for Dubrovnik, Zrinjevac, Dubrava and Zagreb. Rikic played on the Croatian national teams at the junior levels and was on the bronze-medal winning squad at the 2008 Under-18 European Championships alongside his new Buducnost teammate, Darko Planinic.