American Point Guard Kyron Cartwright joined the Leicester Riders in the Summer of 2019 following a stint in Hungary last season with FIBA Europe Cup side Alba Fehervar.
Cartwright is a graduate of Providence College where he enjoyed a successful 4 years. Initially playing back up to now NBA Guard Kris Dunn, Kyron stepped into a starting role in his final 2 seasons with the Friars.
In his senior year at Providence Cartwright averaged 11.79 points, 5.57 assists and 2.25 rebounds per game as he led the Friars to a strong finish in the Big East Conference.
Cartwright joins the Riders with a years experience of professional basketball under his belt after his time in Hungary. Kyron averaged a solid 7.7 points and 4.1 assists per game as Alba made the Quarter Finals of the FIBA Europe Cup.
Kyron is a true Point Guard who has speed and athleticism to get into the lane to create for both himself and others and is definitely going to bring some excitement to the Morningside Arena this season.