John Bryant (208 cm, Santa Clara’09) has been signed by FC Bayern Muenchen from Germany’s BBL for the next two seasons. The 26-year-old Bryant won the BBL Most Valuable Player award for the last two seasons. The big man recently left Ratiopharm Ulm, the German team he’s been with since 2010. He parted with Ratiopharm Ulm in June 2013.
Director Marko Pesic said the contract signing: “John has shaped the Bundesliga in the last two years. His achievements were impressive in the Eurocup. Despite his successes, he still has a lot of potential to continue to improve his game. Although John had numerous offers available from home and abroad, he has opted for Bayern Munich. I am very pleased to see him play in Audi Dome. “
In 2012-13 he averaged 16.0 ppg and 9.0 rpg in 13 Eurocup games. He hit averages of 15.6 ppg and 10.1 rpg in the German BBL.