Derrick Nix to try out with Riga

Derrick NixDerrick Nix (206 cm, Michigan State´13) is heading to VEF Riga (Latvia, LBL, Eurocup and VTB League) to have a two week trial with the club. The rookie center has recently been on try out for Krka Novo Mesto in the Slovenian Telemach League but was not picked up by the club. The American played 36 games last season in the NCAA for Michigan State and from his final college season he averaged 9.9 points and 6.6 rebounds per game. Derrick Nix picked up similar numbers during the 2011/2012 season when he averaged 8.1 points and 3.7 rebounds per game across 37 games for Michigan.

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