Tyra Buss Signs Professional Basketball Contract


Published on August 23 2018 8:23 am
Last Updated on August 23 2018 8:26 am

Mount Carmel High School and Indiana University women's basketball alumni Tyra Buss has signed contract o play for Sporting Athens in Athens, Greece for the upcoming basketball season.

Buss finished her career at Indiana University as the program's record holder in seven categories including points scored (2,364), steals (293), assists (574), free throws made (633) and points per game (17.5). She helped lead Indiana to the 2018 WNIT championship, where she was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player.

Sporting Athens plays in the Greek Women's Second Division and is one of the most successful organizations, having won 21 Greek Women's League championships. The season runs from October to April.