Ilysiakos Athens (Greece-A1) have added 29-year-old William Hatcher (188 cm, Miami, OH’06) for the 2013-14 season. The Michigan native is coming off a shortened 2012-13 season, while playing for PAOK Thessaloniki, also from Greece’s A1. His season was cut short by an injury he suffered in January 2013 and was sidelined for six weeks. Before getting hurt, Hatcher managed to log 24 games for PAOK in the Greek League and averaged 10.3 ppg and 2.1 apg.
In 2011-12 William initially played in Cyprus for Keravnos Strovolou and in 14 games in the Cyprean League was able to bring averages of 12.6 ppg. In the six games he played for them in the EuroChallenge Hatcher averaged 13.5 ppg and 2.5 apg. In April 2012 he moved to Israel to play for Altshuler Saham Galil Gilboa and there he posted averages of 10.0 ppg and 3.2 apg in 10 games.