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Marc Salyers

Marc Salyers
Position Small forward / Power forward
League French League
Personal information
Born (1979-02-28) February 28, 1979 (age 35)
Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 8.75 in (2.05 m)
Listed weight 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school Apollo (Owensboro, Kentucky)
College Samford (1997–2001)
NBA draft 2001 / Undrafted
Pro playing career 2001–present
Career history
2001–2003 Cimberlo Novara
2003–2004 Oyak Renault
2004 Pau-Orthez
2004–2005 Fenerbahçe
2005 Gravelines
2005 BG Leitershofen
2005 Busan Magicwings
2006 RB Montecatini Terme
2006–2008 Chorale Roanne
2008 Azovmash Mariupol
2009–2010 Le Mans Sarthe
2010–2011 Angelico Biella
2011 Sagesse Beirut
2011 Sukhumi
2011–2012 Trabzonspor
2012–2013 Al Mouttahed Tripoli
2013–present STB Le Havre
Career highlights and awards

Marc Douglas Salyers (born February 28, 1979) is an American professional basketball player for STB Le Havre of the French League. He is a small forward-power forward.

College career

Salyers played college basketball at Samford University with the Samford Bulldogs from 1997–01.

Pro career

Salyers began his professional career in Italy in the 2001-02 season, signed by Cimberlo Novara. He moved to Turkey for the 2003-04 season, signed by Oyak Renault B.K. In April 2004, he moved to France, signed by Pau-Orthez.

He returned to Turkey for the 2004-05 season, signed by Fenerbahçe Istanbul. He next moved to France for the 2005-06 season, signed by Gravelines-Dunkerque. He then went to Korea in November 2005, signed by Busan KTF Magicwings.

In January 2006, he moved back to Italy where he was signed by RB Montecatini Terme, in LegADue. He then returned to France for the 2006-07 season, signed by Chorale Roanne, and in 2008, he transferred to Azovmash Mariupol. On November 14, 2007, Salyers scored 40 points against his former team Fenerbahçe Ülker during a Euroleague match. Salyers won the Alphonso Ford Trophy in 2008.

In 2011, when playing in Georgia with Sokhumi club, he had problems in that his salary was not paid by the club and so he promptly left.

In August 2012, he signed with Al Mouttahed Tripoli in Lebanon.[1] In October 2013, he signed with STB Le Havre.[2]


External links

  • Profile
  • French League Profile (French)
  • Profile
  • Profile
  • Salary Problems in Georgia with Sokhumi

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