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 Jermaine BARNES
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UBA continues to produce overseas talent - Oct 21, 2012


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TRAVIS MCAVENE
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Chris
Miller-Williams

Over the past three seasons the UBA has placed over 100 players overseas. One of the great things about the company has to be the opportunity for athletes with below average resumes elevating their international stock. When you think of some of the top minor leagues in the past (USBL, CBA) transitions top talent to the NBA or top leagues overseas, most of the player had names. The UBA is the only league that takes players with no name and develops the players skill set along with the resume.

One of the best examples woud be Chris Miller-Williams (6'6''-F/G-87, college: W.Georgia) of Atlanta, GA. Miller-Williams played his college basketball at South Carolina State before transferring to D2 West Georgia. At West Georgia he averaged just 11ppg and 5 rebounds. After college Williams had no offers and just a dream.

I joined the UBA because they gave players like me the opportunity to prove myself, said Miller-Williams. Coming from a small school no one would give me the opportunity. Now I am living my dream.

Now Miller-Williams stars for Icelandic KFI Reykjavik. In 2011-12 the team played in the 2nd Division and Miller-Williams was named leagues Forward of the Year. He averaged an impressive 22.4ppg and a league best 13.3rpg. Stats are good and awards are nice but he carried the club to a league best 17-1 record and a league championship. This helped the team move up to the top league in the country. Miller-Williams is now in his second season with KFI Reykjavik averaging 18 points and 13.0 rebounds per game.

Although we know that Iceland is a mid-major overseas country, the story of Chris Miller-Williams is a great example of the work thats being done in the UBA. The company grooms young men into professional athletes instead of bringing in a player with it all as a pit stop. Sometimes its simply about changing lives.

Several UBA players from the 2011-2012 season have recently signed contracts to play overseas this fall. This would add on to the continuous growth of the league and its mission to move players on to the next level. Below you will find the players that have moved on from the 2011-12 UBA season.

Cincinnati Slam:
Jonathon Avery (6'7''-F-88, agency: Gamble Sports Management, college: IUPUI) Liceo Mixto (Chile)
Terrance Farley (6'10''-C-85, college: Louisville)- Dep. Valdivia (Chile)
Will Richard (6'5''-F/G-84, agency: Gamble Sports Management) Dep. Valdivia (Chile)
Randall Orr (6'10''-C/F-82, college: Georgia Perimeter) Saitama (Japan)
Daniel Horace (6'7''-F-83, agency: KMG Sports Management, college: Miami, OH) - Etzella (Luxembourg)

Atlanta Titans:
Al'Lonzo Coleman (6'7''-F-89, college: Presbyterian)- MH Basket (Argentina)
Jermaine Dailey (6'8''-F-86, college: Ill.-Chicago)- Sharjah (Dubai)
Kevin Sims (5'10''-G-88, college: Tulane)- Szedeak (Hungry)
James Williams (6'3''-G/F-87, college: Victory) Circulo (Uruguay)

GIE Maile Matrix:
Jermaine Abraham (6'8''-F-88, agency: Gamble Sports Management, college: Elizabeth City)- Nacional FB (Uruguay)
Jermaine Barnes (6'5''-G/F-82, agency: Gamble Sports Management, college: Point, GA)- Team USA (Taiwan)
Trevon Bryant (6'10''-F/C-84, agency: Gamble Sports Management, college: CS Dominguez H.)- An Nasr (Kuwait)
Lorenzo Davis (6'10''-C-83, college: Mountain St.)- Capitanes (Dominican Rep.)
Anthony Joseph (6'8''-F/C-82, agency: Gamble Sports Management, college: Emporia St.)- Brown (Argentina)
Mychal Kearse (6'5''-G-83, agency: Gamble Sports Management, college: Mt.St.Mary's)- Team USA (Taiwan)
Marcus Melvin (6'8''-F-82, college: N.Carolina St.)- La Union (Argentina)
Chris Miller-Williams- KFI Reykjavik (Iceland)
Michael Sloan (6'5''-G/F-84, college: Clayton St.)- Mavort (Ecuador)
Jamil Terrell (6'7''-F/C-80, agency: Promotex, college: W.Texas A&M)- Tepic (Mexico)
Antonio Webb (5'10''-G-84, college: Beth.-Cookman)- Duhok (Iran)
James Justice (5'10''-PG-89, college: Martin Methodist) NBA Dleague

Southern Generals:
Dominique Holmes (6'7''-F-84, college: So.Poly State)-San Luis (Chile)
Carlos White (6'8''-F-80, college: Rhema Bible)-SW Slammers (Australia)

Houston Express:
Kenneth Henderson (6'7''-F-82, college: Texas Arlington)-Svit (Hungry)

Texas Cyclones:
Gabe Haskins (5'10''-G, college: Huston-Tillotson)-Cheshire (England)

Atlanta Assault:
Desmond Blue (6'11''-C-88, college: Lee)- Neuchatel (Swish)
Chucky Frierson (6'6''-G/F-83, agency: Prossin Sports Management, college: Dominican, NY)-Quilicura (Chile)

Tennessee Dragons:
Brain Moultries-BC Nokia (Finland)

Dallas Stars:
Quennell Green (6'6''-G/F-84, college: SE Louisiana)-BBC Nitia (Luxembourg)
Kevin Green (6'6''-F-84, agency: Kotnik Sports Agency, college: Martin Methodist)-Tuzos UAZ (Mexico)   




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Will Richard named UBA Player of the Week - 5 days ago
UBA News 5/25/2017 The Louisville Diesel guard Will Richard (6'3''-G-84) was today named UBA Player of the Week. Richard led the Diesel over the Dayton Sharks 80- 78 Saturday night. He scored a game high 20 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. The Diesel are now tied for the top record in the UBA (16-2). Last week marked the number one seed for the Louisville team in the UBA playoffs. He has played professional in Chile and the Dominican Republic. In 2014 he played for Club Deportivo Val...   [read more]

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McAvene
MCC2017: Spain to host Mediterranean Cup (Barcelona) - 5 days ago
Spain - Dates set for Mediterranean Cup basketball tournament www.mcceuropebasket.com The 2017 International Mediterranean Cup of Champions Invitational Tournament will be held from September 1-5, a Spain basketball official said Thursday. The MCC event will take place in Barcelona, Spain at the Palau Josep Mora Unio Esportiva Feimat Mataro gymnasium and will host six men's teams. "The MCC will become an annual international tournament for Spain and America," said Jesus Murat, MMC boa...   [read more]

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McAvene
2017 UBA Playoff Picture - 16 days ago
UBA News 5/14/2017 UBA Playoff Picture as of May 14, 2017. The Universal Basketball Association will allow 8 of the 26 teams to join the 2017 playoffs. Below are the qualified teams based on record and votes. Travis McAvene 1. Georgia Spartans (15-2) 2. Louisville Diesel (14-4) 3. Fort Worth F.I.R.M. (14-4) 4. Charlotte Blazers (15-2) 5. Southern Generals (14-3) 6. GIE Maile Matrix (11-5) 7. Dallas Rize (11-5) 8. Texas Cyclones (9-8) Wild Card: Wilkes County Flames, Indiana Generals...   [read more]


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