Markel Starks near a deal with Fenerbahce

2022-01-22T14:50:30+00:00 2022-01-22T22:25:58+00:00.

Stefan Djordjevic

22/Jan/22 14:50

With Igokea out of the Basketball Champions League, Markel Starks will move on to Fenerbahce and Euroleague

By Aris Barkas/

Georgetown product Markel Starks is leaving Igokea and will join Fenerbahce for the rest of the season, according to Eurohoops sources. All sides involved are near a deal.

The move is happening after Igokea got eliminated in the Basketball Champions League. Starks had 41 points and 22 assists over the three Play-In games against Filou Oostende.

He showed consistent scoring throughout the season with over 40% shooting from both the two-point and three-point territory while what truly set him apart was his playmaking ability.

Starks played this season with the Bosnian team in BCL, as well as in the ABA League, logging a total of 23 games including 17 starts.

He averaged 12.7 points and 6.8 assists in BCL while he posted 10.2 points and 5.6 assists in ABA.