News / Halychyna tabs Larry Hall, ex Timba Timis.

Politekhnika-Halychyna Lviv (Superleague) inked 32-year old American guard Larry Hall (190-83, college: W.Oregon, agency: KBA). He played most recently at BC Timba Timisoara in Romanian Liga Nationala. In 20 games he averaged 9.2ppg, 3.3rpg, 3.2apg and 1.4spg last season. The most of previous (2013-14) season Hall spent at Swiss Central (LNB) in Swiss league. In 12 games he had very impressive stats: 18.5ppg, 3.4rpg, 5.8apg, 3.5spg and 2.4bpg in 2013-14 season. He helped them to make it to the final. Hall also played at BC Rakvere (Alexela KML) in Estonian league that season. The team played in three different competitions (!!!) that year, and he had a chance to explore basketball on different levels. In four Alexela KML games he had 7.0ppg, 3.8rpg, 1.8apg and 1.8spg in 2013-14 season. Hall also played 1 game in FIBA Europe Cup where he recorded just 1 point, 1 rebound, 2 assists and 1 steal in 2013-14 season. He also played 1 game in Baltic League where he recorded only 2 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists in 2013-14 season.
The previous (12-13) season Hall played at Cherno More (NBL) in Bulgarian league. In 26 games he had 8.5ppg, 3.7rpg, 2.0apg and 1.1spg in 2012-13 season. The most of previous (11-12) season he spent at Duesseldorf Baskets (ProA) in German league. In 25 games he had only 2.2ppg and 1.2rpg in 2011-12 season. Hall also spent pre-season at SKP Banska Bystrica (Extraliga) in Slovakian league that year. In only one game he recorded also remarkable stats: 18 points, 2 rebounds, 5 assists and 1 steal in 2011-12 season. He was selected to Belarusian League All-Star Game back in 2011.
Hall is a very experienced player. He has played also professionally in Finland (Espoo Honka and Tapiolan Honka), Hungary, Lithuania (Anyksciu), Slovenia, Belarus (Tsmoki-Minsk) and IBL (W.Coast H.).
Hall attended Western Oregon University until 2007 and it will be his ninth season in pro basketball.
His game is described as: A Point/Off guard with good leadership skills, size, strength, and body control for his position. Very versatile on offense, can either run a team or be the go to scorer, scoring in many different ways. More of a jump shooter but can also get to the basket where he can finish in traffic or drive and kick to his teammates. A good shooter with range and quick release. Can catch and shoot as well as create his own shot. Also good in transition, can lead the break or can be the finisher. Great off the pick and role with the ability to create for his teammates. Able to handle pressure with his ball handling and court vision. A great defender with lateral quickness to pressure the ball, as well as a good rebounder at the guard position.

By Eurobasket Data Center