Surrey Scorchers are pleased to announce the signing of former GB under-20 Allie Fullah.
The 6’8” forward spent his rookie season in France with NM2 outfit Calais after graduating from Charleston Southern University in South Carolina in 2014.
Fullah kicked off the 2015/16 BBL season at the London Lions, where he registered 13 appearances in all competitions with 7 in the starting 5, and has enjoyed two successive summers with the GB U20s at the 2008 and 2009 European Championships.
Following the signing, Coach Creon Raftopoulos said: “I am really excited to be bringing in a young British talent in Fullah. I feel that he is one of the bodies that we have been missing.
“He is a great shot blocker and the sort of the player who wants to just get the dirty work done – something every team needs. I think the fans will love watching him.”
Alhaji-Allie will wearing the #5 jersey and is due to feature in Coach Creon’s roster for the visit to the Newcastle Eagles on Friday evening.
Watch a selection of Alhaji-Allie’s career highlights in the YouTube videos below: