Nate Sestina is officially a professional basketball player after agreeing to a deal Friday.
The former Kentucky Wildcat agreed to a deal with Nizhny Novgorod of the Basketball Champions League and VTB League in Russia. Nico Lupo was the first to report the news Friday.
Sestina spent four years at Bucknell University, earning All-Patriot League Second-Team in his final season before transferring to Kentucky to finish his collegiate career.
Sestina confirmed the news by retweeting the following tweet Friday night.
Nate Sestina (@NateSestina23)
— Jon Chepkevich (@JonChep) September 11, 2020