Preston Blackman (182 cm, Savannah State’13) is set to begin his professional career. He will kick things off in Denmark’s Ligaen after signing with Team FOG Naestved. His new team is currently sitting in the middle of the pack in the Danish Ligaen standings with a record of 4-4. Blackman, while still a project for the future, will get a chance to get his mettle tested and make an immediate contribution to his team’s aspirations to make it to the league playoffs this season.
In Preston’s senior year at Savannah State he averaged 11.9 ppg and 3.5 apg. He was also named to the All-MEAC 2nd Team and the NABC Division I All-District 15 2nd Team in 2013.