Italian Serie A team Banco di Sardegna Sassari has added to its roster Benjamin Eze (207 cm, Southern Idaho JC’01) for the 2013-14 season. Eze is a Nigerian player who also holds an Italian passport. He was a former member of the Nigerian National team in 1999, 2005 and then in 2009.
In 2012-13 Benjamin was with a different team from the same league, Montepaschi Siena. That season he managed to play in 17 games for Siena in the Euroleague and averaged 5.6 ppg and 4.4 rpg. The big man also logged 41 games in the Italian Serie A and posted averages of 5.9 ppg, 4.8 rpg and 1.4 bpg.