John Egbunu (211 cm, F/C) is on the move to Italy. There he will join Varese and coach Massimo Bulleri. Varese is off to a bad start to the SerieA season as they are at the bottom of the standings with a 3-7 record.
Egbunu started this season in the South Korean KBL. There he played four games for Busan. Egbunu averaged 10 ppg and 5.8 rpg in just 15 minutes per contest.
John Egbunu is in his second year as a pro. Last season he played in the G-League, where he averaged an uneventful 10.3 ppg and 7.4 rebounds.
He played college basketball in the SEC, where he averaged 7.8 ppg and 6.6 rebounds his last year for Florida. Egbunu also plays for the Nigerian national team.