Eric Maynor (190 cm, VCU’09) will be taking charge of the backcourt of BC Nizhny Novgorod (Russia-VTB) this 2015/16 season. The 28-year-old guard started his 2014/15 in January, opting to begin his international career with a stint with Openjobmetis Varese (Italy-Serie A). Maynor was able to play 15 games for them and chipped in a solid stat line with 13.5 ppg, 4.1 rpg, and 7.4 apg.
In 2013/14 Maynor played initially for the Washington Wizards and logged 23 games where he averaged 2.3 ppg and 1.7 apg. In February 2014 Eric signed with undermanned Philadelphia 76ers. He played just eight games for them and averaged 3.8 ppg and 1.5 apg before being released by the team in March 2014.