Big man Justin Knox (205 cm, North Carolina’11) has agreed to terms on a deal to play for Betaland Capo d’Orlando (Italy-Serie A) this 2017-18 season. Knox is coming over after spending most the season playing for a couple of Bulgarian NBL teams. He started off with Lukoil Academic Sofia (Bulgaria-NBL). Knox played four games for them in the Basketball Champions League and averaged 9.0 ppg and 5.3 rpg. He also logged six games in the FIBA Europe Cup where he recorded averages of 9.2 ppg and 3.5 rpg. In 10 games in the Bulgarian League, he averaged 13.8 ppg and 6.1 rpg.
In January 2018 Knox transferred to Levski Sofia (Bulgaria-NBL). The forward played three games in the Balkan League and there he registered averages of 18.3 ppg and 5.7 rpg. Lastly, Knox logged five games for Levski Sofia in the Bulgarian League where he averaged 10.4 ppg and 5.0 rpg.