POSTED BY: Michal Duchovic
Patrioti Levice (SBL) agreed terms with 28-year old American guard Davonte Lacy (194cm-93kg-93, college: WSU) for new 2021-22 season. Lacy played last season at Donar Groningen in Dutch DBL league. He managed to play in three leagues last year. The team played in three different competitions (!!!) that year, and he had a chance to explore basketball on different levels. In 26 DBL games he recorded 11.3ppg, 2.5rpg, 2.3apg and 1.1spg. He helped them to make it to the semifinals. Lacy also played 2 games in FIBA Europe Cup where he averaged 13.0ppg, 2.5rpg, 4.0apg and 2.0spg. And finally he contributed to 2 games in Basketball Champions League where he got 14.0ppg, 2.0rpg, 2.0apg and 2.5spg.
The most of previous (2019-20) season he spent at MLP Academics Heidelberg in German ProA. In 11 games he got impressive 18.7ppg, 3.8rpg, 2.9apg and 1.1spg. The other team he played shortly was Merkezefendi in Turkish TBL. In four games he got 10.0ppg, 4.3rpg, 4.0apg and 1.3spg.
In 2016 (a year after he left the college) he was drafted by Erie BayHawks (D-League) in second round (37th overall).
The former Washington State University star is in his seventh season in pro basketball.
He has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summer League in 2015.
He has played also professionally in Austria (Gussing Knights and BC Vienna), Germany (Ehingen/Urspringschule and Lions) and The Basketball Tournament (Few Good Men).
His team made it to the Austrian final in 2016.
Patrioti Levice roster for 2021-2022: