On Monday FIBA Europe announced that versatile Checz forward Jan Vesely (Partizan) is the winner of the 2010 Young Men’s Player of the Year award.
Vesely edged out three-time winner PG Ricky Rubio of Spain in both the public and an expert panel vote. Players born in 1990 or later were eligible.
Croatian phenom F Dario Saric (Zagreb CO, 1994) was voted 6th, while PF Mario Delas (Siauliai, 1990) finished as the 13th best vote getter.
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