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Ex-Zag Dranginis heading to Germany after all-league season in Denmark

Sat., May 27, 2017, 12:41 p.m.

Former Zag Kyle Dranginis, shown in 2016 NCAA Tournament win over Utah, will play in Germany in his second season of professional basketball. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)
Former Zag Kyle Dranginis, shown in 2016 NCAA Tournament win over Utah, will play in Germany in his second season of professional basketball. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Former Zag Kyle Dranginis has picked up an award and a new address.

Dranginis received all-league honors from the Fullcourt.dk, a Website that covers Denmark’s top professional basketball league. The versatile wing averaged 14.7 points, 5.5 rebounds and 4.2 assists in his first season with SISU Copenhagen.

Dranginis had two triple-doubles, both against league champion Bakken. SISU advanced to the semifinals.

Dranginis, a product of Skyview High in Nampa, Idaho, has signed a one-year contract to play for Romerstrom Gladiators Trier in Germany’s second division.

Dranginis averaged 4.9 points, 3.1 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 143 games for Gonzaga from 2012-2016.



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