Shane Hammink (199 cm, G) is moving across the border. The tall Dutch guard played the previous two seasons for Donar Groningen both in the Dutch league and the Europe Cup.
Hammink averaged close to 11 ppg whilst shooting 35% from beyond the arc in both competitions last season. Before Donar Groningen, Hammink played for RETAbet Bilbao in the ACB.
This season, Hammink started with Dutch newcomer Yoast United and played two games for coach Matthew Otten. In 35 mpg, all playing the PG position, Hammink averaged 17.5 ppg, 10.5 rpg, and 7.5 apg in two wins, thus helping Yoast United with a great start to their first season.
Shane Hammink, who is both Dutch and American, played his college basketball at LSU before transferring to Valparaiso. As a senior, he averaged 15 ppg, 3.7 rpg, and 2.4 apg.
Now on his way to Belgium, Hammink just finished playing two games for the Dutch National Team in the first window of the European Qualification Tournament.