Limoges keep Jaiteh, adds Boutsiele, Rousselle

Jun 11, 2018 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Limoges keep Jaiteh, adds Boutsiele, Rousselle
Limoges CSP started to work on its roster for the upcoming 2018-19 season by extending center Mam Jaiteh for one more season, as well as inking big man Jerry Boutsiele and guard Jonathan Rousselle, the club announced Monday. Jaiteh (2.08 meters, 23 years old) averaged 9.2 points and six rebounds in 14 7DAYS EuroCup games last season, helpping his team reach the Top 16. He started his career at Centre Federal du Basket-Ball and also played for Maritime Boulogne, JSF Nanterre and Strasbourg before joining Limoges last season. He helped Nanterre win the French Cup title in 2014 and lift the EuroChallenge trophy in 2015. Jaiteh is also a member of the French national team, helping it win a bronze medal at EuroBasket 2015. Boutsiele (2.07 meters, 24 years old) arrives from Cholet Basket, where he averaged 9.8 points and 7.3 rebounds in 33 French League games last season. He started his career with Nanterre's youth teams and also played for Souffelweyersheim, Rouen Basket and Denain ASC Voltaire before joining Cholet. Rousselle (1.88 meters, 28 years old) also arrives from Cholet and averaged 9.4 points, 3.6 rebounds and 3.9 assists in 31 French League games last season. He started his career with BCN Gravelines Dunkerque Grand Littoral and also played for Maritime before joining Cholet in 2014. Rousselle has also been a member of the French national team.