Tyler to play pro ball in Japan
TOKYO -- Former high school star Jeremy Tyler has signed with the Tokyo Apache of Japan's professional basketball league.
The team announced the signing Thursday on its official website. The 19-year-old Tyler will play for former NBA coach Bob Hill, who was hired by the team last month.
"We are extremely excited for Jeremy to join our team in Tokyo," the team said in a statement. "His athleticism and size will be a major presence in our frontcourt this season."
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