Openjobmetis Varese (Italy-Serie A) has landed Jevohn Shepherd (196 cm, Michigan’09) to reinforce their roster this 2015/16. Jevohn is a 29-year-old Canadian-Jamaican player who has been a member of the Canadian national team in 2006, 2009-11, 2013-14. He is moving up from Italy’s A2 Gold league, where he played for Sigma Barcellona in 2014/15. In 27 games Shepherd notched averages of 17.6 ppg and 5.2 rpg.
In 2013/14 Jevohn suited up for Paffoni Omega (Italy-Lega Due Silver) and there he played 33 games and was able to average 18.5 ppg and 6.1 rpg.