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Men's Basketball's Sexton Named to the USA Select Basketball's European Exposure Tour Team

Former Chanticleer to play Basketball internationally

       

July 3, 2009

Release courtesy of USA Select Basketball

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Sean Kilmartin, General Manager of USA Select Basketball is pleased to announce that Steven Sexton from Coastal Carolina University has been invited to participate in the 2009 European Exposure Tour.
 
Through a series of nationwide tryouts, the 6-1 guard was offered one of the few spots on the nearly month long tour of exhibition basketball games in Western Europe.
 
The former Chanticleer averaged 8.9 points, 2.0 assists and 1.7 rebounds a game for Coastal Carolina and impressed the coaching staff of USA Select Basketball with his off the court demeanor as well.
 
USA Select Basketball is an organization designed to help under recognized players continue their basketball careers as professionals in Europe. Each year, USA Select Basketball will take a team of 12-15 recent college graduates on a nearly month long tour playing some of the top basketball teams in Western Europe in a series of preseason matches.
 
For more information, contact Sean Kilmartin at 704 341 2100 or TeamUSAselect@aol.com