Former BYU Center Brandon Davies Signs With FC Barcelona

Jun 3, 2019, 2:45 PM
Brandon Davies, #0 of Zalgiris Kaunas in action during the 2018/2019 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Re...
Brandon Davies, #0 of Zalgiris Kaunas in action during the 2018/2019 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season Round 30 game between Real Madrid and Zalgiris Kaunas at Wizink Center on April 4, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Emilio Cobos/EB via Getty Images)
(Photo by Emilio Cobos/EB via Getty Images)

BARCELONA, Spain – After two sensational seasons with Zalgiris in Lithuania, former BYU big man Brandon Davies will join FC Barcelona.

Davies finished his second season with a 16.9 points per game average and was named First Team All-EuroLeague.

The former Cougar tweeted out a YouTube video of Zalgiris’ tribute to Davies, calling him one of the best centers in team history.

Barcelona finished the season with the fifth best record in Europe and lost their best-of-five first round series to Anadolu Efes in five games. Davis will join a roster with familiar faces, including former Gonzaga guard Kevin Pangos as well as former NBA players Kevin Seraphin and Chris Singleton.

Center Ante Tomic has a small tie to the Utah Jazz as we was selected by the team in the second round of the 2008 NBA Draft, but never played in the league.

Davies was bought out of his contract by Zalgiris in order to join Barcelona.

He spent two seasons in the NBA with the Philadelphia 76ers and the Brooklyn Nets when he graduated from BYU.

  • BYU Cougars Scoreboard

  • BYU Cougars Team Leaders

  • BYU Cougars Standings

BYU Cougars

BYU Football, AP Top 25, Aaron Roderick...
Mitch Harper

How BYU Football Has Fared When Ranked In Preseason AP Top 25

The 2022 team is the 12th BYU football squad to earn a preseason ranking. How have the previous 11 fared?
1 day ago
Jaren Hall, BYU, Cameron Rising, Utah, Phil Steele...
Michelle Bodkin

Utes, Cougars Featured In The AP Poll’s Preseason Rankings

The AP Poll thinks the state of Utah has it going on when it comes to college football in 2022.
1 day ago
Brian Preece

Jets Say Wilson’s Week One Availability Will Be More Clear After Surgery

New York Jets head coach Robert Saleh said that quarterback Zach Wilson is headed to Los Angeles and his status will be updated following a 'procedure' on his ailing right knee.
2 days ago
BYU Football, Keanu Hill, Kaleb Hayes...
Mitch Harper

Breaking Down Footage From BYU Football’s First Scrimmage

Breaking down the footage from BYU football's first scrimmage of fall camp.
3 days ago
Brian Preece

Locals In The NFL Shine On Saturday In Preseason Week One

It was a busy day across the NFL as the preseason week one schedule really got rolling with eight games on the schedule.
3 days ago
BYU Football, Miles Hall, Skyline...
Mitch Harper

BYU Football Commit Miles Hall Puts Up TD Hat Trick For Skyline High

The Skyline High standout kicked off his senior season in style on the offensive end.
3 days ago
Former BYU Center Brandon Davies Signs With FC Barcelona