News / AV Cantu tabs Randy Culpepper

New Trend Agency helped the Acqua Vitasnella Cantu (Serie A) inked 28-year old American point guard Randy Culpepper (183-75kg-89, college: UTEP, agency: Inception Sports). He played most recently at Best Balikesir in Turkish TBL league, but left the team in Mar.'17. In 14 games he averaged 14.6ppg, 2.0rpg, 2.9apg and 1.5spg last season.
The previous (15-16) season Culpepper played at Besiktas (BSL) in Turkish league where in 20 games he had 12.4ppg, 2.0rpg, 1.7apg and 1.6spg. A very good season in his career as he was selected to Turkish League All-Star Game and was invited to participate in the All-Star Game Slam Dunk Contest. Culpepper also played 2 games in Eurocup where he recorded 11.5ppg, 1.0rpg, 3.5apg and 1.5spg (in top 2). The other team Culpepper played shortly was Limoges CSP Elite in French ProA. In three games he got 11.0ppg, 3.0apg and 2.3spg. He also played 4 games in Euroleague where he got 9.5ppg, 2.8rpg, 2.0apg and 1.8spg (in top 2).
Culpepper has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summer League in 2016.
Among other achievements his team won Ukrainian Cup in 2013. Culpepper received also Eurobasket.com All-Ukrainian Superleague 2nd Team award back in 2013.
He is a very experienced player. Culpepper has quite traveled the world as his pro career brought him to four different countries on three different continents (Europe, Asia and of course North America). Culpepper has played previously professionally in Lebanon (Sagesse), Russia (Krasny Oktyabr), Ukraine (Zaporizhya) and China (Jilin Tigers).
He attended Univ.of Texas at El Paso until 2011 and it will be his seventh season in pro basketball.