Derrick Byars (201 cm, Vanderbilt’07) has returned to European Basketball to play for Belfius Mons-Hainaut (Ethias League). Most recently the American has been playing in the D-League for the Bakersfield Jam and averaged 12.4 points and 4.8 rebounds per game from fourteen appearances. Last season the swingman played for ALBA Berlin in the German BBL and Euroleague. Over eighteen games in the Euroleague Derrick Byars took numbers of 6.7 points and 2.9 rebounds per game. The 29-year old has spent time in France, Greece and Puerto Rico in the past while he has also pre-seasoned with numerous NBA franchises such as the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs. Byars also featured for the Chicago Bulls.