Varese, Italy (Eurobasket.com) - Sidigas Avellino signed former Arkansas State Indian Adrian Banks. Banks managed to play in four leagues in two countries last year. He played previous the season at Cimberio Varese in Italian Serie A. In 23 games he had very impressive stats: 17.0ppg, 2.7rpg and 2.0apg. Banks was an honorable mention selection to the Eurobasket.com All-Italian Serie A Team. He also played 4 games in Eurocup where he recorded 13.3ppg and 1.8rpg. Banks also played at Galil Gilboa (Winner League) in Israel that season. In four games he recorded 9.8ppg, 2.3rpg, 2.5apg and 1.0spg. He also played 2 games in Balkan League where he recorded 13.5ppg, 3.0rpg, 1.5apg and 1.5spg.The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others Banks' team won Italian SerieA Regular Season in 2013. He was also voted All-Sun Belt Newcomer of the Year back in 2007 at his college time.
Banks has played previously professionally in Belgium (VOO Verviers-Pepinster and Liege Basket) and Israel (GreenTops Netanya).