Yante Maten (204 cm, PF) is on the move to Asia. In Korea, he joins coach Sang-Bum Lee and a 6-15 squad that holds the last place in the KBL standings. It will be Maten’s first job overseas as he has played in the G-League the past two seasons.
Yante Maten averaged an impressive 18.1 ppg and 8.7 rebounds for the Main Red Claws last year.
Maten finished college in 2018 in the SEC at Georgia. During his senior year, he put up 19.3 ppg and 8.6 rebounds. He was chosen SEC player of the year.