Vargas Helps Lead Reach USA to Win

May 23, 2011

LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky senior Eloy Vargas, along with several other collegiate basketball players, is traveling with Reach USA on a nine-game cultural exchange tour throughout China. This is a recount of his most recent game.

Vargas tallied 13 points in helping lead Reach USA to an 89-88 win over Lithuania Atletas. It was a tournament high for the Dominican senior, who has scored in double figures in four of five games on the tour. He also added seven rebounds in the victory.

He is averaging 9.8 points, 8.4 rebounds and 1.8 blocks in five games for Reach USA.