Its more than 17 seasons of existence have established the 7DAYS EuroCup as a consistently compelling competition in which to see players blossom over the arcs of their careers.
Such is the case for Sammy Mejia, who has proven himself to be a dangerous scorer in each of his seven seasons in the competition nd ranks among the all-time leaders in scoring, three-point shooting and steals.
Here are some of the facts that make Mejia a EuroCup all-timer already!
Sammy Mejia did you know that...
Mejia has made 84 career EuroCup appearances? He debuted in the EuroCup with Cholet Basket in 2009.
the 37-year old has spent three seasons apiece with two Turkish clubs, Banvit Bandirma and Tofas Bursa?
Mejia was selected for the All-EuroCup First Team for the 2014-15 season?
Mejia ranks second on the all-time charts in accumulated PIR with 1,488?
Mejia ranks fourth in points scored all-time with 1,214?
His 14.5 points per game is the highest career average for a player with at least 80 appearances?
Mejia has averaged 13.7 points or more in six of his seven EuroCup campaigns?
His lowest season-scoring average was 11.9 points?
Mejia has shot 47.35% on three-pointers for his career, which is eighth all-time? He has made 125 triples in the competition.
No other player in all-time top 10 in three-point accuracy has made as many as 100 three-pointers?
In three of his EuroCup campaigns, Mejia shot 50% or better from three-point land?
Mejia is tied for eighth all-time with 110 steals?
Mejia is one of only three players with at least 1,000 points and 100 steals in competition history?