BOCHUM, Germany – North Florida men’s basketball’s Garrett Sams signs with VFL Sparkassen of Germany in his second stint abroad after putting up stellar numbers in four years with UNF between 2016-20.
VFL Sparkassen is based out of Bochum, Germany and is the second German organization that the Martin, Tenn., native has been a part of after playing with Uni Baskets Paderborn during 2020-21.
The 6-7 guard/forward was an ASUN All-Decade selection after reaching the 1,000-point, 500-rebound and 200-assist club. Sams capped his UNF career with ASUN First Team laurels in 2019-20, while earning National Association of Basketball Coaches Second Team recognition during the same campaign.
With 1,538 points, Sams is third in UNF history in total points and first in UNF’s DI history for field goals made.