Filip Pejovic (189 cm, Erskine’12) has decided to join up with MBK Handlova in the Slovakian SBL for the rest of the 2016/2017 campaign. The Serbian is well known in the Slovakian top flight and has played in the league since 2015. So far this season, Filip Pejovic has played for SPU Nitra in the SBL and over 23 games he put together figures of 15.0 points and 6.3 rebounds per game.
The forward also played for Nitra last season and through his 31 games he picked up averages of 13.5 points and 8.1 boards per game. He finished as the third best rebounder in the league. In previous seasons, Pejovic has played in his native Serbia and NCAA Basketball in the US.