He was among the best players in the professional squad of Nantes Basket Hermine (NBH) and played in Pro B (second division). The American Jermaine Marshall died suddenly at the age of 28 years.
announces this Friday nightclub Nantes. His body was found in his apartment. The circumstances of his death are unknown for the time being.
The 1.93 m long stern had arrived in July in the city of the Dukes. He was educated at Penn State and Arizona State Universities and had chained European clubs between 2014 and 2018 (Italy, Hungary, Cyprus, the Netherlands and Finland). In Nantes he was number 6.
Game postponed on Saturday
"The club joins in the grief of his family and loved ones and supports them with all their strength to face this terrible event," he said in a statement.
Given the circumstances, the planned Saturday game between Blois and NBH was postponed. In all Halls of Pro B a minute's silence is observed, so the National Basketball League.
The LNB expresses its condolences to the club of Nantes and the family of the player.- LNB (@LNBofficiel) 18 January 2019
The sports commission has agreed to the game on the. To move@ADABloisBasket at a later time.
In all rooms of a minute's silence is observed #JeepELITE and #PROB, https://t.co/Vt6VR0QCZt