D.J. Cooper (183 cm, Ohio’13) has agreed to terms on a deal with Greek club AEK Athens (Greece-A1) this 2015-16 and will be reinforcing their backcourt. The 24-year-old Cooper began the season playing for Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (Russia-VTB). He played six games for them in the Eurocup and averaged 17.2 ppg and 10.2 apg. He also logged nine games in the VTB United league and there he produced averages of 12.3 ppg and 10.9 apg.
He is no stranger to the Greek league. In 2013-14 he joined Panathinaikos Athens (Greece-A1) towards the end of the season and saw action in seven games and delivered averages of 3.6 ppg and 1.7 apg.