Gilas Pilipinas cadet and former San Beda Red Lion Kemark Carino has signed a contract with second division Japan B.League club Aomori Wat’s, the team announced on Wednesday.
The 6-foot-8 Carino joins Javi and Juan Gomez de Lianos as the latest Filipinos to sign as Asian imports for the Japanese professional league.
The former San Beda Red Lion is 23 years old, and is one of the best young prospects in the country.
Carino has played for Gilas in the youth level, before joining the national team cadet pool.
Notable players who have played for the Aomori Wat’s include former NLEX import Kwame Alexander and former ASEAN Basketball League import Kyle Barone.
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