Jimmy Baxter (198 cm, South Florida’02) has been added by Penarol Mar del Plata of the Argentine LigaA for the coming 2015/2016 season. The American (who also holds a Jordanian passport) has played in Argentine before, including last season when he suited up for Obras Buenos Aires (LigaA). He has also played for Quimsa Santiago del Estero in the Argentine top flight through the 2013/2014 campaign.
For the majority of the 2014/2015 season Jimmy Baxter played for Sao Jose (Brazil, NBB) and over 38 games the swingman was in solid form as he amassed 14.3 points, 3.9 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game.
Hugely experienced, 34-year old Baxter has also played in Italy, France, Latvia, Belgium, Greece, Slovenia, and Germany.